Candle Creek Campground


Area Status: Closed
Candle Creek Campsite

At the confluence of Candle Creek and the Metolius River, Candle Creek Campground offers opportunities for fishing and hiking.

This campground is not recommended for RVs. 

Find a map of this campground here.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Visit Recreation.gov for current operating dates.
Reservations: Reservations can be made online through Recreation.gov or by calling toll free 1-877-444-6777 (International 606-515-6777 or TDD 877-833-6777).
Fees:
  • Single Campsite Rate: $14/night
  • One vehicle included with reservation – Each Additional Vehicle: $8.00
NOTE: Holders of a Golden Age and Golden Access Passports and Senior and Access Passes are entitled to the following discounts on expanded amenity recreation fees: -  A 50 percent discount on the fee for a single camping unit. This discount does not apply to use of a cabin, lookout, double camping unit, triple camping unit, group camping unit, extra vehicle fees, or any additional camping units and separately charged utility, water, hook-up or day use fees.
Open Season: Tentative Opening: May 27, 2022 - September 18, 2022
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Maximum site spur length is 20 feet. RVs and trailers not recommended.
Closest Towns: Camp Sherman / Sisters
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Vista Recreation
Information Center: Sisters Ranger District
201 N. Pine Street
PO Box 249
Sisters, OR 97759
(541) 549-7700

General Information

Directions:

From Sisters, OR: Travel 12.4 miles northwest on Highway 20, then 12.3 miles north on Forest Road 12, and then 1.6 miles east on Forest Road 1200 980.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

No. of Sites 10 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sites None

River and Stream Fishing

Fish Species Rainbow trout, bull trout, brown trout, brook trout, kokanee, and whitefish.
Fishing Method Lures and flies, no bait

Day Hiking

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.57429

  Longitude : 
-121.61929

  Elevation : 
2600