Breitenbush Lake Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

This campground is just north of Mt. Jefferson Wilderness and provides nearby access to the Pacific Crest Trail #2000. Breitenbush Campground has limited facilities with no garbage service, so please pack out all of your garbage.  Located on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation and governed by their rules and regulations.  For additional information contact Warm Springs Natural Resources  541-553.-2001.

Fishing by the general public is prohibited on Breitenbush Lake, which resides on Warm Springs Reservation land, without a Warm Springs Fishing License.  Non-motorized boats such as canoes or kayaks are allowed on Breitenbush Lake.  Motorized boats are prohibited.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: CLOSED due to Lionshead Fire.
Fees No Fee
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Pack out all garbage. Motorized boats are prohibited.
Closest Towns: Detroit, OR
Water: bring your own drinking water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Warm Springs Reservation
Information Center: Warm Springs Natural Resources  541-55.-2001  ext 1236 Theresa Vanpelt.

General Information


From Estacada, OR take OR-224 E/Clackamas Hwy southeast for 25.3 miles. Then go right onto Forest Service Road 46 (This road may be seasonally closed) and follow for 28 miles. Then turn left onto Forest Service Road 4220 and follow for about 7 miles to the lake and campground.

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No. of Sites 20 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None


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