Timothy Lake- Hoodview 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 is for registered campers only. Campground is wheelchair accessible and offers 14 barrier-free campsites for tent and RV camping. There are four hike-in campsites available as well.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed for the 2021 summer season.
Reservations: Hoodview Campground is available by reservation only. If spots are available people can still camp, but incoming reservations will limit the number of nights. 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
    • $22/night for single site
    • $18 for hike-in 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: 05/28/2021 - 09/26/2021
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 either of these passes: Interagency Senior Pass, Interagency Access Pass.
Operated By: Portland General Electric

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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Campground Camping

Located on Timothy Lake.

No. of Sites 43 single site(s)
Reservation Info 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 http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=71653&topTabIndex=CampingSpot
No. of Accessible sites 14

RV Camping

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