Shadow Bay Campground

  

Shadow Bay Campground is located on a large bay at the south end of Waldo Lake. It is considerably wetter than either North Waldo or Islet Campground, supporting a more diverse and prolific ground cover as well as more mosquitoes!

Fewer people come here than to North Waldo Campground. A hike to the South Shelter on the Shore Line Trail and then the Waldo Lake Trail #3590 is a pleasant way to enjoy the natural beauty of the woods and the lake, as well as a view of the snow-capped Sisters.

At a Glance

Reservations: Reserve online at www.recreation.gov or phone 1.877.444.6777
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Site fee $20, extra vehicle $6, multiple site fee $36
Open Season: 6/29 - 9/28/2014
Usage: Medium
Restrictions:
Closest Towns: Oakridge
Operated By: American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Middle Fork Ranger Station

General Information

Directions:

31 miles east of Oakridge

From Oakridge, proceed east on Hwy 58 for 25 miles to the Waldo Lake Road (FS Road 5897). Continue on Waldo Lake Road for 6 1/2 miles to the Shadow Bay turnoff. Follow signs to Shadow Bay Campground.


General Notes:

Campground Map

  • Garbage containers, fire rings, gray water disposal sumps, recycle center, interpretive sign

Close to:

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


Activities


Bicycling

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Recreation areas with activity Campground Camping:
  • Tent, auto, trailer sites (maximum trailer length 32 feet)
  • Grey water station
No. of Sites92, 57 reservable
No. of Accessible sitesAll restrooms in the campground are accessible.

Fishing

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Hiking

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Amenities

Boat ramp 1/2 mile from campground
Toilets Vault & Compost
Drinking water Piped