Paul Dennis (Olallie Lake) Campground


Area Status: Closed

Paul Dennis Campground is located on the north shore of Olallie Lake. Hiking, fishing, and canoeing are popular activities here. High elevation snow limits access into the Olallie Lake area until June in most seasons. Located on Olallie Lake in the Olallie Lake Scenic Area. Contact the Clackamas River Ranger District for accessiblility information at 503-630-6861.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Opens in June 2022. Must travel via Hwy 26 to FR 42 to FR 4220. Check Olallie Lake Resort for reservation info.
Reservations: First come, first serve basis
Fees: Camping:
  • $15/night for single site
  • $20/night for premium site
  • $5/night for extra vehicle
Open Season: June
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Restrictions: Vehicles 16 ft. max.
Closest Towns: Estacada, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Passes: Camping: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Acces, Golden Age or Golden Access.
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: http//www.olallie lake resort.com

General Information

Directions:

From Estacada, OR - drive south on Highway 224 for 45 miles. The road becomes Forest Service Road 46. From Road 46, turn east onto Forest Service Road 4690 and drive 6 miles on pavement, then about 3 miles on gravel, to a junction with Forest Road 4220. Turn south and continue 4 miles to Olallie Lake Resort.  Turn left at the resort and continue past the resort buildings to Paul Dennis Campground.  The roads are closed in the winter.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

No. of Sites 17 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

Lake and Pond Fishing

Fishing in Ollalie Lake.

Day Hiking

Hiking trails wind throughout the lake-filled Olallie Lake scenic area, including the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail, which heads south into the Mount Jefferson Wilderness.

Backpacking

Access to the Pacific Crest Trial. See day hiking description.

Picnicking

Boating - Non-Motorized

Canoeing in Ollalie Lake

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.812161

  Longitude : 
-121.78715

  Elevation : 
5000