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OREGON CAMPGROUND DIRECTORY
NATIONAL FOREST ROAD #4670
MOUNT HOOD NATIONAL FOREST
Dispersed and Primitive Camping

Take Road#4670 about 1/4 mile
Before the bridge there is a nice little camp
on the river's edge.

Custom built bench
Relax and enjoy on unique style bench.

Cross over the bridge and there is a road
to the right with more good camp areas.
Road#4651 to Road#155

Natural mountain spring
Natural Mountain Spring on Road#4670

There is a natural mountain spring on
Road#4670 just a couple hundred yards
from the junction of Road#46. The water
is cool, clean, and refreshing.

Mount Hood from Road#6350
Mount Hood from Road#6350

Mount Hood is the tallest peak in Oregon
11,239'

Mount Jefferson from Road#6350
Mount Jefferson from Road#6350

Mount Jefferson is the second tallest peak
in Oregon 10,497'

View from Road#4672/120
View from Road#4672/120

For great mountain views and photos,
take Road#4670 a couple miles to the
junction of Road#4672. Take Road#4672
about 1/4 mile to Road#120. Follow
Road#120 about 1/2 mile and there
are photo perfect views....

PHOTO HERE
This is our personal camp on Road#4672

Continue another 1/4 mile on Road#4672
and there is a small, but cozy little camp.
At the bottom of hill, there is a stream and
spur road about 100 yards in length. The
parking area is only big enough for a small
or mid-sized vehicle with no turnarounds.
Less people on this road...

MILEAGE CHART FROM:
JUNCTION of ROAD#46 and ROAD#4670

Detroit
Estacada

Apx. 29 miles
Apx. 40 miles

ROAD#4671
There are several streams with camping areas
along Road#4671.
Milepost 1-2 there is a good camp with an extra
large and well designed firering. Limited parking.
Somebody made a broom from branches. It swept
the dirt better than a store bought broom.
Milepost 2 at Fawn Creek is a very primitive camp.
Just after milepost 2 is a road to the left that ends
at Fawn Creek. Firepit is in the middle of the road.
Milepost 5.5 at the junction of Road#4672
Good camping area along the creek.
High clearance vehicle recommended.

Wildflowers along Road#4670
Wildflowers along Road#4670 - June 30, 2006

Wildflowers along Road#4670
Wildflowers along Road#4670 - June 30, 2006

Wildflowers along Road#4670
Wildflowers along Road#4670 - June 30, 2006

Flowering Bushes
Flowers and colors everywhere...

More color added to the landscape
More color added to the landscape

Bathroom facilities next to river
Bathroom facilities (Next to the river)

Somebody built their own little outhouse.
The problem is... they built it next to the
river. Next time build it at least 200' from
any water source, including lakes, steams,
and springs.

Bathroom facilities
Bathroom facilities... away from the river.

Burned vehicle
Burned vehicle on Road#4670 - July 2006

Burned vehicles are common sights in
the last couple years. In 2005 we saw
several burned vehicles on Road#63.
Presume they were stolen and stripped
of parts, then burned any evidence....

DIRECTIONS:
From Detroit
Turn before the bridge west of town.
The sign says National Forest Road #46.
Road #4670 is 29 miles from Detroit.
From Portland take I-205 South
Exit on Hwy 224 towards Estacada.
Road #4670 is 39 miles east of Estacada.

Showers at Detroit Lake State Park.
Cost $2.00

Water at Humbug Campground
(Road#46 about 4 miles from Jct. of hwy.22)
Natural mountain spring on Road#4670

Camped here June 28, 2006

Also see: COVE CREEK
Also see:
GREEN PETER LAKE
Also see:
HIGHWAY 224
Also see:
JACK LAKE ROAD
Also see:
OLALLIE SCENIC AREA
Also see:
ROAD#46
Also see:
ROAD #63

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Google custom map by Ian with most of the
free campgrounds in Oregon
.

Thinning the forest to prevent wildfires
Thinning the forest to prevent wildfires...

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Entrance from 60th St. and Salmon

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Free campgrounds and camping
OREGON CAMPGROUND DIRECTORY
MOUNT HOOD NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL FOREST ROAD #4670