Located 40 minutes south of Silver Lake, Oregon, East Bay is a desirable campground located at the base of Hager Mountain on the scenic Thompson Reservoir. Enjoy gorgeous views of the mountain and shady campsites thanks to the ponderosa pines and aspens.
Eighteen spacious campsites accommodate tent and RV camping. Amenities include picnic tables, fire rings, potable water, and three vault toilets. East Bay is a popular campground with hunters every fall.
East Bay Campground has convenient access to the hiker trail that leads to the summit of Hager Mountain, about 4 miles one way.
Besides hiking, East Bay offers excellent fishing and boating opportunities on Thompson Reservoir. There is no dock at the present time but boaters can easily back their boat down the ramp into the water. Thompson Reservoir is stocked with rainbow trout on an annual basis.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||(Silver Lake Ranger District)|
|Reservations:||First come, first served.|
|Fees:||$10/Night for single unit, $5/Night for extra vehicle|
|Open Season:||05/15 - 10/15; 10/16-05/14 Open with reduced services|
|Restrictions:||10 mph speed limit on the lake.|
|Closest Towns:||Silver Lake, OR|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet (2)|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
|Information Center:||Silver Lake Ranger District|
General InformationGeneral Notes:
East Bay boat ramp:
East Bay Campground is located 35 minutes south of Silver Lake, Oregon. From Silver Lake take Oregon Highway 31 west for less than a half mile and then turn left onto County Highway 4-12 (also known as East Bay Road). County Highway 4-12 will become Forest Service (FS) Road 28. Continue on FS Road 28 and take a right on FS Road 2800014. East Bay Campground will be at the end of the road beside Thompson Reservoir.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
|No. of Sites||17 single site(s), 1 double site(s)|
|No. of Accessible sites||1 of 18|
|Reservation Info||Not reservable|
|Pavement Type for Parking||No|
|Hookup - Water||No|
|Hookup - Sewer||No|
|Hookups - Electric||No|