South Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

South Campsite

On Hosmer Lake, opportunities near this campground include fishing, hiking, horseback riding, bird watching, and canoeing.

There are beautiful views of Mt. Bachelor from this campground but watch out for mosquitoes in the early season! The sites are well screened from each other by stands of lodgepole pine. 

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: $16/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.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Maximum site spur length is 26 feet.
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes:
  • Camping: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age, or Golden Access.
  • Day use: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Deschutes Recreation
Information Center: Located within the Cascade Lakes area on the Deschutes National Forest; operated by Deschutes Recreation.

General Information

Directions:

From Bend, OR: Travel 35.5 miles southwest on Cascade Lakes Highway (46), then 1.2 miles east on Forest Road 4625.  South Campground will come up on the right side first and then Mallard Marsh.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
43.96226

  Longitude : 
-121.78657

  Elevation : 
5000

 

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