Alder Springs Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

This small, rustic site is right on the side of the historic McKenzie Pass Highway. Surrounded by towering Douglas fir trees, this is a perfect spot to be on a warm day.

Access to Linton Lake Trailhead in the Three Sisters Wilderness is immediately across the highway from the campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: McKenzie River Ranger District: OPEN May - October
Operational Hours: June - September depending on snow levels. The campground is open with no service in off season
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees None
Open Season: May - October
Usage: Light
Restrictions: 14 Day Stay Limit
Tent Camping Only
Water: No Potable Water
Restroom: Vault toilet
Operated By: Willamette National Forest
Information Center: McKenzie River Ranger District

General Information

Parking:

The maximum trailer length is 20 feet.


General Notes:

Alder Springs Campground is close to:

  • Three Sisters Wilderness (area is unavailable)
  • McKenzie Pass Trail Area (area is unavailable)
  • Scott Lake Campground (area is unavailable)
  • Limberlost Campground (area is unavailable)

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


General Notes:

Alder Springs Campground is close to:

 

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


Directions:

From McKenzie Bridge, OR, travel east on Highway 126 for 3 miles to Highway 242.

Follow Highway 242 east for 9 miles to Alder Springs Campground.


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Campground Camping

It is recommended that campers bring their own firewood.

General Info:

Parking

The maximum trailer length is 20 feet.


Seasonal Information

This campground is open from June thru September depending on snow levels.  It is open in the off season, but there are no services.


Reservation InfoNo reservations.  Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.
Fire InformationEach site has a fire ring.  No firewood available onsite. 
No. of Sites6 tent-only sites
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Status: Open
Status description: Open in off season with no service

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Amenities

Toilets Vault toilet (1) - No Showers
Picnic tables
Tent camping 6 Sites
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.17695327247

  Longitude : 
-121.914004

  Elevation : 
3600 feet