Simax Group Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Simax Group Campsite

Simax Group Campground is one of our most popular group campground and for good reason--it is one of the nicest campgrounds in the Deschutes featuring hot shower facilities, a picnic pavillion, and lakefront camping. This site on Crescent Lake is fully accessible for individuals with disabilities. Waterskiing, sailing, windsurfing, hiking, and fishing are the many attractions offered by this lake.

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At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations can be made online through or by calling toll free 1-877-444-6777 (International 606-515-6777 or TDD 877-833-6777). 
Fees Per night, per site fee:
Sites A,B,C (40 People) - $120 per site
Site D (20 People) - $60 / Picnic Shelter (50 People) - $150.00
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Open Season: May 17 - September 29
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Maximum site spur length is 30 feet.
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Deschutes Recreation
Information Center: Located within the Crescent area of the Deschutes National Forest; operated by Deschutes Recreation.

General Information


From Crescent, OR: Travel 12.2 miles west on County Road 61/Crescent Cut-off Road, then 3.5 miles north on Highway 58, then 2.2 miles west on Forest Road 60, then 1 mile south on Forest Road 6005.

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