Wyeth and Eagle Creek Campgrounds Now Under the National Recreation Reservation System

Hood River, OR – The USDA Forest Service, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is
now offering campsite reservations at Wyeth and Eagle Creek Campgrounds through Recreation.gov (www.recreation.gov). Reservations may be made up to six months in advance for individual sites and one year in advance for group sites.
Recreation.gov will be accepting reservations beginning November 26, 2014 at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time.
Wyeth Campground is located 51 miles west of Portland, Oregon just off of I-84. It offers 13
individual sites and three groups sites in a beautiful forested setting at the base of classic Gorge cliffs. The campground was once the site of a Civilian Conservation Corps Camp and World War II Conscientious Objector Camp. Sites 1 and 2 are not reservable and are available on a first come, first serve basis. Please note that potable water is not available at Wyeth Campground.
Eagle Creek Campground is nestled in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge about 40 miles east
of Portland, Oregon along I-84. The campground is part of the popular Eagle Creek Recreation area
and site of the first ever modern era campground in the Forest Service established in 1915. The
campground offers 17 individual campsites.
Both campgrounds offer nearby world class sightseeing and hiking opportunities. Boating, fishing,
interpretive centers, biking and picnicking opportunities are also available in the area. The
campgrounds are typically open between May 1 and September 30.
For more information about recreation and to make reservations visit www.recreation.gov. Please visit
www.fs.usda.gov/crgnsa for more information about the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.