Thompson Reservoir Developed Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This campground offers campsites next to Thompson Reservoir. This reservoir is a popular fishing and boating area with a beautiful forest setting. At full pool this reservoir is 2179 acres. Thompson Reservoir campground is located across the reservoir from the East Bay Campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: (Silver Lake Ranger District)
Reservations: First come, first served.
Fees $6/Night for single unit, $2/Night for extra vehicle
Open Season: Mid-May
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Please limit your stay to 14 days or fewer.10 mph speed limit on the lake.
Closest Towns: Silver Lake, OR
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Silver Lake, travel west on Highway 31 and turn left on County Road 4-11. Take Forest Road 27 for 13 miles, then turn left on Forest Road 287 and you will see the campground entrance sign.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites19 single site(s), 1 double site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone

RV Camping

Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNo
Hookup - SewerNo


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5000 feet