Three Creek Lake Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Located on the south side of Three Creek Lake, this 11-site campground offers a nice beach area and opportunities for hiking, fishing, and non-motorized boating.

There is a primitive boat ramp on the east shore for canoers; no motors are permitted on this lake.

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: $17/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.
Permit Info: This campground borders the Three Sisters Wilderness where wilderness restrictions apply. From the Tam McArthur Rim Trailhead, the Tam McArthur Trail #4078 climbs south up on to Tam McArthur Rim and then turns west. The trail enters the Three Sisters Wilderness shortly after leaving the trailhead. PLEASE NOTE:
  The trail near this campground enters the Three Sisters Wilderness shortly after leaving the trailhead. Wilderness Permits are required to hike this trail. Day and Overnight visitors of the Tam McArthur Rim Trail: Central Cascades Wilderness Permit required between Friday of Memorial Day weekend and the last Friday of September; reserve at Recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Maximum site spur length is 20 feet. PLEASE NOTE: This campground borders the Three Sisters Wilderness where wilderness restrictions apply.
Closest Towns: Sisters, Oregon
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Deschutes Recreation
Information Center: Located within the Sisters-Metolius area on the Deschutes National Forest; operated by Deschutes Recreation.

General Information

Directions:

From Sisters, OR: Travel 17.0 miles south on Forest Road 16 (Elm Street in Sisters).


Recreation Map

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Campground Camping

Located on the south side of Three Creek Lake, this 11 site campground offers a nice beach area and opportunities for hiking, fishing, and non-motorized boating.

No. of Sites 11 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sites None

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.09549

  Longitude : 
-121.62251

  Elevation : 
6600

 



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