Deschutes National Forest

Overview

Located on the eastern slopes of the Cascades in Central Oregon, the Deschutes National Forest offers year-round recreation opportunities. Home to more than 1.6 million acres, the Forest spans a variety of landscapes and ecosystems. The Forest gains more than 9,000 feet in eleveation from its lowest point at Lake Billy Chinook (1,950 ft) to its highest atop South Sister's summit (10.358 ft). With more than 80 campgrounds across the Deschutes National Forest, visitors enjoy campsites featuring a wide-variety of picturesque backdrops. Camping opportunities range from rustic, walk-in sites to sites accomodating full-size RV's and trailers. Five wilderness areas fall within the Deschutes National Forest boundary--Diamond Peak Wilderness, Mt. Jefferson Wilderness, Mt. Thielsen Wilderness, Mt. Washington Wilderness and Three Sisters Wilderness. Each wilderness offers visitors a unique experience; from sweeping summit views to alpine lakes, these areas provide the perfeect backdrop for a day hike or backpacking trip. Three scenic byways wind through the Forest--Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway, McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass Scenic Byway and the Outback Scenic Byway. The Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway heads west out of Bend, winds up past Mt. Bachelor before depositing visitors at the base of South Sister and Broken Top, as well as prodviding access to dozens of lakes. The McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass Scenic Byway leaves Sisters, before climbing two passes and carveing through 82 miles of wide-open lava fields interspersed among desnse forest canopy. The Outback Scenic Byway stretches through the southeastern portion of Central Oregon, covering 171 miles of geologic wonder. Deschutes National Forest Interactive Visitor Map

Campgrounds inside of Deschutes National Forest

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Crescent Lake Yurts
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Newberry Group Camp Site
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Whitefish Horse Camp
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Simax Group Camp
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Blue Bay
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Link Creek
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Scout Lake
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South Shore
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Ogden Group
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Windy Group Camp
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Cinder Hill Campground
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Gull Point Campground
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Chief Paulina Horse Camp
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Trapper Creek Campground
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Paulina Lake Campground
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Smiling River Campground
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Camp Sherman Campground
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Little Lava Lake
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Big River
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Spring
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Sheep Springs Horse Camp
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Little Fawn Campground
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Quinn Meadow Horse Camp
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Crane Prairie Campground
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Perry South Campground
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Contorta Point Group Camp
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Green Ridge Lookout
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Fall River Guard Station
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Sheep Bridge
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Crescent Lake Campground
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Cultus Lake Boat In - Big Cove Campground
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Cultus Lake Boat In - West Campground
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Cultus Lake Boat In - Little Cove Campground
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Quinn River Campground
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West South Twin Campground
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East Lake Campground
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Lava Lake Campground
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Rock Creek Campground
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South Campground - Hosmer Lake (Or)
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Whispering Pines Horse Camp
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Graham Corral Horse Campground
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Little Crater Campground
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South Twin Lake Campground
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Pioneer Ford Campground
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Contorta Flat Campground
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Cold Springs Campground (Or)
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Allen Springs Campground
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Cultus Lake Campground
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Mallard Marsh Campground
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Little Cultus Campground
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Crescent Lake Guard Station
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Wyeth Campground - Deschutes
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East Davis Campground
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Lower Bridge Campground
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Bull Bend Campground
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North Twin Lake Campground
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Jack Creek Campground
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Sunset Cove Campground
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Driftwood Campground - Deschutes
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Cultus Corral Horse Camp
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Fall River Campground
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Three Creeks Meadow Campground
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Allingham Campground
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Monty Campground
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Reservoir Campground
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Pine Rest Campground
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Princess Creek Campground
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Candle Creek Campground
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Lower Canyon Creek Campground
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Indian Ford Campground
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Gorge Campground
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Riverside Campground
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Cow Meadow Campground
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Three Creeks Meadow Horse Camp
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Elk Lake Campground
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Three Creeks Lake Campground
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Crescent Creek Campground
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North Davis Creek Campground
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Point Campground - Deschutes
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Prairie Campground
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Mckay Crossing Campground
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Pringle Falls Campground
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Soda Creek Campground
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