Longbow Organization Camp


The historic Longbow Organization Camp was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930's.

There are fishing and hiking opportunities near the old Santiam Wagon Road, and a nearby elk pasture which is visible in early May.

At a Glance


Reserve online at www.recreation.gov or phone 1.877.444.6777

Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees $125 for up to 50 people
Open Season: 5/1 - 9/28/2015
Usage: Medium
  • 14 day limit
  • No RVs
Closest Towns: Sweet Home
Operated By: Linn County Parks & Recreation
Information Center: Sweet Home Ranger Station

General Information


18 miles east of Sweet Home

From Sweet Home, travel east on Hwy 20 for 17 miles to Road 2032. Follow Road 2032 to Longbow Organization Camp.

General Notes:

Campground Map

  • Shelter with kitchen and dining area, BBQ for cooking, fire rings
  • Garbage service
  • Amphitheater
  • Sleeping shelters
  • NO electricity
  • Firewood available for sale

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Read about camping rules, regulations and camping tips on our Camping Rules & Things to Know page.


Camping & Cabins

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Group Camping

  • 3-sided shelters to sleep up to 50 people
Reservation InfoReserve online at www.recreation.gov or phone 1.877.444.6777.

Reservations must be made no less than 5 days in advance

No. of Sites6
No. of Accessible sitesRestroom, picnic shelter, campsite, compacted rock access routes, sleeping shelters, covered kitchen


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Toilets Vault
Picnic tables
Drinking water