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OREGON CAMPGROUND DIRECTORY
WILLAMETTE NATIONAL FOREST
SMITH RESERVOIR and DAM
LATITUDE: N 4417.946
LONGITUDE: W 12202.905
(GPS From Smith Dam)
Dispersed campsites on Road#730

Road 730 towards Smith Reservoir
Road#730 towards Smith Reservoir

Smith Reservoir
Smith Reservoir

Smith Reservoir
Smith Reservoir Dam

Smith River
Smith River
Dispersed Campsite on Road#730

Smith River
Smith River
Dispersed Campsite on Road#730

Dispersed Campsite
Dispersed Campsite

Flood Alarm Warning
Flood Alarm Warning

DISPERSED CAMPSITES ON ROAD#730
LATITUDE: N 4417.946
LONGITUDE: W 12202.905
(GPS From dispersed campsite on Road#730)
There are several dispersed campsites between
Trail Bridge Campground and Smith Reservoir.

Smith Reservoir Dam
Road#730 at Smith Reservoir Dam

Smith Reservoir Dam
Smith Reservoir Dam

Smith Reservoir Dam
Smith Reservoir Dam

End of Road 730
Primitive campsite at end of Road#730

END OF ROAD#730
LATITUDE: N 4418.890
LONGITUDE: W 12202.567
Road#730 continues 1/2 mile past Smith Dam.
There is a primitive campsite and big turnaround.

Trail Bridge Campground
Trail Bridge Campground

Trail Bridge Campground
Trail Bridge Campground

Trail Bridge Reservoir
Trail Bridge Reservoir

Road to Trail Bridge and Smith Reservoir
Road#730 towards Trail Bridge and Smith Reservoir

Trail Bridge Boat Launching Ramp
Trail Bridge Boat Launching Ramp

TRAIL BRIDGE CAMPGROUND
LATITUDE: N 4416.777
LONGITUDE: W 12202.946
Free during off-season...
Sept.25, 2007

TRAIL BRIDGE RESERVOIR
NORMAL DAILY CHANGES IN ELEVATION

April 20 through Labor Day
Labor Day through April 20
Maximum Elevation
Minimum Elevation

Apx. 7'
Apx. 10'
Apx. 10pm
Apx. 7am

Plastic
Slash pile covered with plastic...

We have seen hundreds of these type slash piles
that are covered with plastic.

Road 2672
Road#2672

Road 2672
Road#2672

Road 2672
Campsite on Road#2672/662

There are a couple dispersed campsites on
Road#2672 north from Smith Reservoir.
Take Road#655 at the split towards Trail
Bridge Campground.

Road 2672
Sign at Junction of Road#2672 and Road#662
Road#662 actually ends a couple 100 feet and
there is a primitive campsite.

Koosah Falls
Koosah Falls

KOOSAH FALLS
LATITUDE: N 4420.685
LONGITUDE: W 12200.029
(GPS from top of Koosah Falls at viewpoint)
Located next to Ice Cap Campground
Hwy.126 between milepost 5-6
Garbage and Vaulted Toilets
Information Board and Trails

Sahalie Falls
Sahalie Falls

SAHALIE FALLS
LATITUDE: N 4420.890
LONGITUDE: W 12159.775
(GPS from main parking area)
About 1/4 mile north from Koosah Falls
Hwy.126 between milepost 5-6
Sahalie Falls are 120' high
Formed 3000 years ago.
Garbage and Vaulted Toilets
Information Board and Trails

TAMOLITCH
Tamolitch Falls are 70' high
Formed 1500 years ago

ESTABLISHED CAMPGROUNDS:
Willamette National Forest
ALDER SPRINGS CAMPGROUND

Coldwater Campground 
Coldwater Campground 

COLDWATER CAMPGROUND
LATITUDE: N 4421.680
LONGITUDE: W 12159.354
$14.00 / Closes October 8th
FISH LAKE CAMPGROUND
LAKES END CAMPGROUND
LAVA CAMP LAKE CAMPGROUND
LIMBERLOST CAMPGROUND
LOST LAKE CAMPGROUND
LOST PRAIRIE CAMPGROUND
McKENZIE BRIDGE CAMPGROUND
OLALLIE CAMPGROUND
PARADISE CAMPGROUND
SCOTT LAKE CAMPGROUND
TRAIL BRIDGE CAMPGROUND

Three Sisters Mountains
Three Sisters from Road#1993
Lamb Butte Scenic Area

Road 1993 Lamb Butte
Road#1993
Lamb Butte Scenic Area

Road 1993 Lamb Butte
Road#1993 Autumn Colors
Lamb Butte Scenic Area
September 24, 2007

Sign towards Smith Reservoir
Sign towards Smith Reservoir

DIRECTIONS:
From Sisters, OR

From Eugene / Springfield
Take Highway 126 for xx miles
Turn towards Trail Bridge Campground
Continue to Smith Reservoir
Dispersed campsite along Road#730

ROAD CONDITIONS:
Paved Roads...
Dispersed campsites can be difficult to access.

MAP
These are our personal hand drawn maps
Not guaranteed for accuracy

Water at Big Lake Campgrounds
Hwy.20 / MP 80 towards Hoodoo Ski Bowl
Take Big Lake Road for 3 miles
Closed winter months starting in October.

Dee Wright Observatory
Dee Wright Observatory

DEE WRIGHT OBSERVATORY
Mystical and magical are terms used to describe
Dee Wright Observatory near McKenzie Summit.
Hwy.242 about 15 miles from Sisters, OR

Mountain views from Dee Wright Observatory
Mount Washington
Viewed from Dee Wright Observatory

Mountain views from Dee Wright Observatory
Mount Jefferson
Viewed from Dee Wright Observatory

Mountain views from Dee Wright Observatory
Three Sisters Mountains

LAVA CAMP LAKE CAMPGROUND
LATITUDE: N 4415.640
LONGITUDE: W 12147.177
Road#900 near McKenzie Summit
West from Dee Wright Observatory

ALDER SPRINGS CAMPGROUND
This is a free campground...
LATITUDE: N 4410.625
LONGITUDE: W 12154.802
Highway 242 near milepost 65.8
Picnic tables, metal firerings, and outhouse.
Trailhead for Linton Lake
Small campground with 6 picnic tables,
5 firerings, and limited parking

Road 247 Creek
View from Log Bridge on Road#247

Historic Log Vehicular Bridge
Log Vehicular Bridge on Road#247
Road overgrown with trees and brush

ROAD#247
LATITUDE: N 4409.675
LONGITUDE: W 12159.622
Log Vehicular Bridge...
This is historic but goes mostly unnoticed.

Historic Log Vehicular Bridge
Log Vehicular Bridge on Road#220

ROAD#220
LATITUDE: N 4410.304
LONGITUDE: W 12202.215
From Hwy.224 near milepost 57.5
Turn on Road#220 and bridge about 1/4 mile
Another Historic Log Vehicular Bridge...
This bridge is mostly collapsed...

Fire Prevention Sign
Fire Prevention Sign
Rest Area on Hwy.22 near Detroit, OR

IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO KNOW
WHAT FIRE RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT
Axe, shovel, and 5 gallons of water recommended
and might be required. Fire extinguisher and gloves
are a good idea.

Metolius River
Metolius River

Also see: DETROIT LAKE
Also see:
GREEN PETER LAKE
Also see:
HAYSTACK RESERVOIR
Also see:
JACK LAKE ROAD
Also see:
LAKE BILLY CHINOOK
Also see:
LOST LAKE CAMPGROUND
Also see:
McKENZIE / ALDER SPRINGS
Also see:
McKENZIE / LAVA CAMP LAKE
Also see:
McKENZIE / SCOTT LAKE
Also see:
OLALLIE SCENIC AREA
Also see:
ROAD#46
Also see:
ROUND LAKE

Google Custom Map Free Oregon Campgrounds
Google Custom Map by Ian

OREGON FREE CAMPGROUND MAP
Google custom map by Ian with most of the
free campgrounds in Oregon
.

Autumn colors near Fish Lake
Highway 126
Autumn colors near Fish Lake

Autumn colors near Fish Lake
Highway 126
Autumn colors near Fish Lake

Autumn colors near Fish Lake
Highway 126
Autumn colors near Fish Lake

CAMPGROUND INDEX

CAMPING RECIPES

CAMPING CHECKLISTS

TOURIST PHOTOS

Chainsaw Graffiti
This is one of the biggest and majestic
Old Growth Tree in the area. It has been
seriously damaged by graffiti artist carving
the initials "JW+BR" with a chainsaw.

Camped here Sept.25, 2007
Camped here October 5, 2007

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Free camping and campgrounds
OREGON CAMPGROUND DIRECTORY
WILLAMETTE NATIONAL FOREST
SMITH RESERVOIR