Oak Fork (Timothy Lake) Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Oak Fork Campground is located on the shores of Timothy Lake in the shadow of Oregon's Mt. Hood. The surrounding forest setting offers spectacular views, several trails for exploration and abundant fishing. There is a large parking area on the lakeshore for boaters Campground is wheelchair accessible.


After Labor Day, construction will begin at this campground. Improvements include better campsite layouts, additional parking for day use and dispersed campers including boat trailer parking, upgrades to the boat launch area and the installation of cabins.

At a Glance

Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or online at http://www.recreation.gov/. This campground will be closed for part of the 2017 season for a renovation project, but will reopen on June 30, 2017.
  • Camping: $20/night for single site, $8/night for extra vehicle
  • Day use: $5/day/vehicle
Open Season: June 30, 2017
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Vehicles 32 ft. max. 10 mph speed limit for motorized boats on the lake.
Closest Towns: Government Camp, OR
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
  • Camping: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Acces, Golden Age or Golden Access.
  • Day use: Northwest Forest Pass may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information


From Sandy, OR - travel east on Highway 26 for approximately 40 miles to Skyline Road (Rd 42). Turn right on Skyline Road, travel south 9 miles. Turn right on FS Road 57 for 1 mile, turn right at the Oak Fork Campground entrance sign.

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