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Packard Creek Day Use Area


Packard Creek Day Use Area is situated on a large flat beside Hills Creek Reservoir within the Packard Creek Campground. There is handicap parking at the boat ramp/swimming areas. The swimming area has a log-boom around it and has buoys set around it reminding boaters to slow down. Boaters are reminded that the speed limit around the swimming area and boat ramp is 5 M.P.H. There is a mix of vegetation in the campground which includes an abundant supply of Poison Oak.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 11/28/2018: The water level in Hill Creek is to low to launch boats from the boat launch.
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees $8 per vehicle, per day
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Oakridge, OR
Passes: No passes honored.
Operated By: American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Middle Fork Ranger District
46375 Highway 58
Westfir, OR 97492

General Information

General Notes:
  • Individual sites adjacent to campground
  • Garbage containers, gray water disposal sumps
  • Fre rings, pedestal grills
  • Boat launch (open year round), pedestal grills
  • Amphitheater, picnic shelter

Close to:


9 miles southeast of Oakridge on Hills Creek Reservoir.

From Oakridge, Oregon, follow Highway 58 east for 2 miles to Kitson Springs Road.

Proceed on Kitson Springs Road for 0.5 miles to Forest Service Road 21. Follow Forest Service Road 21 for 6 miles to Packard Creek Campground.

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Picnic tables
Drinking water Piped
Toilets Vault
Boat ramp

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