Skookum Creek Campground

  

Skookum Creek Campground is a popular starting point for backcountry fishing, hiking or horse use. The Erma Bell Lakes Trail starts here and is a portal into the Three Sisters Wilderness Area. This trail is maintained to be accessible for wheelchair users, though it is challenging.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Toilets
Fees $5/vehicle/day
Open Season: 5/23 - 10/28/2014 (dependent on weather)
Usage: Medium
Restrictions:
  • 14 day limit
  • No trailer facilities
Closest Towns: Oakridge
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment. 
Operated By: Middle Fork Ranger District
Information Center: Middle Fork Ranger Station

General Information

Directions:

31 miles northeast of Westfir

From Westfir, proceed north on Aufderheide Scenic Byway (FS Road 19) for 35 miles to FS Road 1957. Follow FS Road 1957 for 4 miles to Skookum Creek Campground.


General Notes:

Campground Map

  • Fire rings, hitching rails, garbage service

Close to:

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


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

  • Tent sites. Campsites are a short walk-in from a common parking area.
  • NO trailer facilities
Reservation InfoNo reservations. Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Sites9 tent only.
No. of Accessible sitesTent sites, restroom

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Hiking

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Amenities

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
43.8613507754
  Longitude : 
-122.044261289
  Elevation : 
4500 feet