Paradise Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Photo of a campsite at Paradise Campground with picnic table in clearing near river

Paradise Campground is indeed a paradise for campers. Originally built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s, it offers a rare opportunity to camp in the middle of a lush, old growth grove of Douglas fir and western red cedar while viewing the McKenzie River's famous white water.

A number of the 33 face the river, while many others are tucked into the scenic forest. Flush toilets are dispersed throughout the campground and parking spurs are paved. Educational programs are provided at the amphitheater.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: McKenzie River Ranger District: Campground closed through May 4, 2017.
Reservations: Reserve online at www.recreation.gov or phone 1.877.444.6777. From September 11-October 15, 2017 all sites are first-come first serve.
Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees
  • Single Campsites - $22 per night
  • Multiple Campsites - $40 per night
  • Extra Vehicles - $7 per vehicle, per night
  • Day Use - No fee
Open Season: 5/5/2017 - 10/15/2017
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions:
  • 14 day limit
  • Maximum trailer length 40 feet
Restroom: Flush toilets
Passes: Interagency Senior and Access Passes (and the Golden Age and Access Passes) may receive a 50% discount on the use fee for individual campsites. This discount does not apply to extra vehicle fee or multiple campsites.
Operated By: American Land & Leisure
Information Center: McKenzie River Ranger District

General Information

General Notes:

Campground Map

  • Fire rings, boat launch, amphitheater
  • Day use picnic area

Close to:

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


Directions:

From McKenzie Bridge, OR, travel 4 miles east on Highway126 to Paradise Campground.


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Amenities

Toilets Flush/vault
Picnic tables
Drinking water Piped
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.18402855967379

  Longitude : 
-122.090139416662

  Elevation : 
1600 feet