McCredie Day Use Area & Hot Springs

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Once a historic resort, this day use site offers access to the undeveloped McCredie Hot Springs. There is parking for nine passenger vehicles and one 40-foot RV. Two picnics tables are available. There is no overnight camping allowed.

The pools border the cold and swift Salt Creek and can be extremely hot (98-114 degrees). The largest pool is 30-35 feet across and the smallest is 3 feet. The bottom is primarily made up of silt and organic debris. The deepest pool is 2 ft. Clothing is optional.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Dawn to dusk.
Fees Day use fee $5 per vehicle or Recreation Pass required.
Open Season: Year Round
Restrictions: Day use only. No overnight camping.
Closest Towns: Oakridge, OR
Water: None
Restroom: 1 vault toilet
Information Center: Middle Fork Ranger Station

General Information


FROM HIGHWAY 58: Travel 8 miles east of Oakridge on Highway 58. Look for the McCredie sign between milepost 46 and 47. The hot springs are approximately 200 yards from the parking area.

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1,982 feet