Dispersed Camping

Camping outside campgrounds is permitted in many parts of the Mt. Hood National Forest. Camping is limited to 14 consecutive days and up to 28 days total in a calendar year.  If you are uncertain whether an area is open, please contact a Forest Office

If you plan to disperse camp, make sure you follow all fire safety precautionsLeave No Trace principles and pack out everything you pack in.  

Dispersed Camping Areas

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities