Hoodview (Timothy Lake) Campground


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Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

The Hoodview Campground sits on the shores of Timothy Lake, in the shadow of Oregon's Mt. Hood. The surrounding forest setting offers spectacular views, several trails for exploration and abundant fishing. The boat launch area is for registered campers only. Campground is wheelchair accessible.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground is currently for the season for renovations
Reservations: Hoodview Campground is available by reservation only. If spots are available people can still camp but they will be limited by the number of nights they can stay if a reservation is coming in. This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at www.recreation.gov.
  • Camping: $20/night for single site, $8/night for extra vehicle
Permit Info: Sno-Park passes are required to park in the winter. Passes are $3/day, $7/ 3-day, and $15/ season and are available from DMV or Forest Service offices and from local sporting goods stores.
Open Season: May 25, 2019 - Sept. 03, 2019
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Vehicles 32 ft. max. 10 mph speed limit for motorized boats in the lake.
Closest Towns: Government Camp, OR
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
  • Camping: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Acces, Golden Age or Golden Access.
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information


From Sandy, OR, travel east on Highway 26 for approximately 40 miles to Skyline Road (Rd 42). Turn right on Skyline Road, travel south 9 miles. Turn right on FS Road 57, west 2 miles, turn right at the Hood View Campground entrance sign.

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