Clear Lake Overflow Camping Area

Area Status: Open

Camping near Clear Lake, a reservoir that provides irrigation to agriculture fields east of the forest. The water level starts decreasing usually in early July to meet these agricultural water rights needs. 

Keep Clear Lake beautiful for others and for wildlife. Pack out trash, don't drive off-roadways, and dispose of human waste properly. 

At a Glance

  • Camping: $14/night for overflow site, $8/night for extra vehicle
  • Day use: $5/day/vehicle
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Vehicles 32 ft. max.
Closest Towns: Government Camp, OR
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (4)
  • Camping: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age or Golden Access.
  • Day use: Recreation passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions: Access via Forest Road 2630.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



Boating - Non-Motorized

Small sailboats will enjoy the Lake's steady breeze.


Swimming in Clear Lake

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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