Willamette National Forest
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3106 Pierce Parkway Suite D
Springfield. OR 97477
Detroit Ranger District
44125 North Santiam Highway SE
Detroit, OR 97342
Sweet Home Ranger District
4431 Highway 20
Sweet Home, OR 97386
McKenzie River Ranger District
57600 McKenzie Hwy
McKenzie Bridge, OR 97413
Middle Fork Ranger District
46375 Highway 58
Westfir, OR 97492
Slide Creek Campground is located along the east side of Cougar Reservoir.
The mixed conifers provide a beautiful wooded setting.
The campground has a very popular day use area with a paved boat ramp and swim area.
From Blue River, OR, travel 4 miles east on Highway 126 to Aufderheide Drive (Forest Road 19).
Proceed south on Aufderheide Drive, turning right at the Y and climbing to the top of Cougar Reservoir.
Continue south on Aufderheide Drive for 8 miles to Forest Road 500.
Turn left on Forest Road 500 and continue north for 1.5 miles to Slide Creek Campground and Day Use Area.
Read about camping rules, regulations and camping tips on our Camping Rules & Things to Know page.
Map showing recreational areas.
Tent, auto, trailer sites (maximum trailer length 40 feet)
Open with no service in off season.
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