Packard Creek Campground

  

Situated on a broad slope above Hills Creek Reservoir, this camp is busy on summer weekends, so plan your arrival accordingly. Accessible parking is offered at the boat ramp/swimming area. Popular recreational activities are swimming, boating, and fishing. Hikers, equestrians, and mountain cyclists can explore the Larison Creek Trail nearby.

Be aware that there is an abundant supply of poison oak throughout the camp; use caution when walking off the paved roads. 

At a Glance

Operational Hours:
  • Check in time: 2:00 pm or later
  • Check out time: 1:00 pm
Reservations:
  • 37 reservable sites, including two multiple sites and one group site
Reserve online at www.recreation.gov or phone 1.877.444.6777 
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Campsites must be occupied every night paid, and fees must be paid within 30 minutes of arrival
  • Single campsite: $18 per night
  • Multiple campsite: $34 per night*
  • Group site: $145 per night
  • Extra vehicle: $7 per vehicle, per night
*Multiple campsites have two tables
Open Season: 4/24/2015 - 9/27/2015
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: July, August, September
Busiest Season: July, August
Restrictions:
  • 14 day limit
  • Maximum trailer length 28 feet
  • Quiet hours: 10 pm to 6 am
  • Boaters are reminded that the speed limit around the swimming area and boat ramp is 5 M.P.H.
  • Use of chainsaws prohibited in campground
  • Dogs MUST be on leash at all times in the campground
Closest Towns: Oakridge, Oregon (7.4 miles)
Water: Faucets
Restroom: Vault toilets
Passes: Passes allow holder 50% off overnight fee*
  • Golden Age/Golden Access Passes
  • Interagency (America the Beautiful) Senior and Access Passes
*Discount does NOT apply to extra vehicle fees or multiple campsites
Operated By: American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Middle Fork Ranger Station

General Information

Directions:

7.4 miles southeast of Oakridge, Oregon on Hills Creek Reservoir

From Oakridge, Oregon: Beginning at the intersection of Crestview Street and Oregon State Highway 58 (the only traffic light along State Highway 58 in Oakridge), travel east on Highway 58 for 1.7 miles.  At the intersection of Hills Creek Road/Kitson Springs Road, turn right and travel for 0.5 miles.  Turn right on Forest Road 21, and travel for approximately 5.2 miles.  The destination will be on your left.


General Notes:

Campground Map

  • Garbage service
  • Fire rings
  • Group site
  • Boat ramp open year-round

Close to:

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


Accessibility:

Accessible parking provided at the boat ramp/swimming areas.


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Recreation areas with activity Campground Camping:
  • Tent, auto, trailer sites (maximum trailer length 28 feet)
  • Grey water station
No. of Sites35 sites
  • 13 reservable
  • 2 group sites
No. of Accessible sitesFishing dock, parking at boat ramp/swimming area, dirt/paved access routes, group area, day use area, 3 restrooms

Group Camping

Recreation areas with activity Group Camping:

Fishing

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Hiking

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Amenities

Boat ramp
Toilets Vault
Picnic tables
Drinking water Piped well water