Lower Lake Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Located on Lower Lake in the Olallie Lake Scenic Area just west of the border with the Warm Springs Indian Reservation.  The Lake covers 14 acres and deep.There are numerous small lakes in the area worth exploring. Recreational activities include hiking, fishing, and non-motorized boating.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open
Fees Camping:
  • $15/night for single site
  • $20/night for premium site
  • $5/night for extra vehicle
Open Season: June 2016 - undefined
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Vehicles 16 ft. max.
Closest Towns: Estacada, OR
Water: bring your own drinking water
Restroom: No
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: Clackamas River Ranger District 16400 Champion Way Sandy, Or 97005 (971) 333.4100

General Information


From Estacada,OR - drive south on Highway 224 and travel 26 miles. The road becomes Forest Service road 46 for 20 miles. Turn east onto Forest Road 4690 amd drive 6 miles on pavement, then about 3 miles on gravel, to a junchtion with Forest Road 4220 at the junction to the resort turn off.  The roads are closed in the winter.

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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.


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


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