Triangle Lake Horse Camp

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Triangle Lake Horse Camp is located on the south end of Triangle Lake in the Olallie Scenic area. While the lake is not visible from most camp sites, it is just a short walk or ride down the hill. This campground offers tranquil sites in a setting of lodgepole pines and mountain hemlocks. Long gravel parking pads accommodate both camp vehicles and horse trailers. A variety of trails are open to horse riding.  Other recreational activities include fishing and hiking.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: 7/22/21: Open. Must travel via Hwy 26 to FR 42 to FR 4220. Check for reservation info.
Reservations: First come, first serve
Fees Camping:
  • $15/night for single site
  • $20/night for premium site
  • $5/night for extra vehicle
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: Summer/Fall
Restrictions: Vehicles 30 ft. max. Weed free certified hay required per 36 CFR 261.50.
Closest Towns: Detroit, OR
Water: Bring your own drinking water.
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Camping: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Acces, Golden Age or Golden Access.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Clackamas River Ranger District (971) 333.4100

General Information


From Portland, OR - travel east on US Hwy 26 to Sandy. Turn right (southwest) on OR Hwy 211 and travel 6.1 miles to OR Hwy 224. Turn left (southeast) on OR Hwy 224 and travel 30.6 miles to Forest Road 46. Turn right on Forest Road 46 and travel 14.8 miles to Forest Road 42 (Skyline Road). Turn left Forest Road 42 and travel 4.3 miles to Forest Road 4220. Turn right (south) on Forest Road 4220 and travel 9 miles (approximately 0.5 mile south of Olallie Meadows Campground) to Triangle Lake Horse Camp Road (Forest Road 4220-155 ).

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Horse Camping

Available sites on a first come first serve basis for camper with Horses only
No. of Sites 8 site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

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