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CAMPGROUND NAME: Aspen Point

VISIT DATE: 08/01/2005

UPDATE DATE  4/6/2015

STATE: Oregon

REGION: Pacific Northwest

RANGER DISTRICT: Klamath

NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Klamath Falls

RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation

DIRECTIONS:
In Klamath Falls, OR, at the intersection of US Rt. 97 and State
Rt. 140, take Rt. 140 (at Lake of the Woods sign) west and go
31.8 miles to campground sign.  Turn left onto Forest Rt. 3704
and go 0.6 miles to another campground sign.  Turn right into
campground.

GENERAL COMMENTS:
The elevation is 5,000 ft.

This scenic campground, next to Lake of the Woods, is a single
loop with a spur running through the middle.  The tent sites are
all walk-in and are closest to the lake.  The sparkles from
sunlight on the lake can be seen from most campsites but only a
few have a good, unobstructed view of the lake.  A delightful mix
of big conifers provide ample shade to the campsites and a
variety of shrub and ground cover make privacy good between 
campsites.  Several grey [dish] water disposal sites are located
around campground.  Firewood is available for a fee.  The nearby
Lake of the Woods Resort offers a cook's night out and a variety
of activities.

SEASONS
Open Seasonal: Yes
Open All Year: No

Seasonal Comment:
Open May 15 through September 30 - weather dependent

RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED
Rate: $17 per day - single
$34 per day - double
Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14

CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION
No. RV Sites: 0
No. Tent Sites: 6
No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 53
   
   Total Sites: 59

Tent Pads: No
Open Sites: Yes
Wooded Sites: Yes

No. Tables on Sites: 59
No. Grilles on Sites: 59
Equestrian Camping:  No

RV INFORMATION
Hookups: None
No. RV Pull Throughs: 9
Waste Station: Yes
Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes 
Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 53'

Comments:
The parking aprons are paved.  The RV waste station is 0.1 miles
south of campground.

FACILITIES
Vaults: No
Flush Toilets: Yes
Hot Showers: No
Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes

Public Phone: No
Playground: No
No. Water Spigots (non-site): 15
  No. Threaded: 0

WATER SPORTS
Lake: Yes
Swimming (provided): Yes
Sailing: No
Boat Ramp: Yes
Boat Carry Down Access: Yes
Power Boating: Yes
Boating (no power): Yes
Water Skiing: Yes
Rafting (whitewater): No
Kayaking (whitewater): No

Comments:
Lake of the Woods is 1,113 acres.  Carry-down access available
only from walk-in tent sites.

HIKING
High Lakes Trail (foot & mountain bike) - 9 miles

FISHING   
Brook and Rainbow trout, Kokanee salmon and Largemouth bass

CAMPGROUND NAME: Digit Point VISIT DATE: 09/02/2005 UPDATE DATE: 4/6/2015 STATE: Oregon REGION: Pacific Northwest RANGER DISTRICT: Chemult NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Chemult RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Chemult, OR, at intersection of US Rt. 97 and Forest Rt. 9772/Miller Lake, take Rt. 9772 west 12 miles to campground. NOTE: Forest Rt. 9772 is a gravel road with a washboard surface. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 5,600 ft. NOTE: The northern entrance to Crater Lake National Park is 33 miles south of campground. This scenic campground, adjacent to Mt. Thielsen Wilderness, is a series of loops on a point jutting into Miller Lake. This location places many campsites on the lake shore or having a view of the lake. A dense growth of mixed conifers including Hemlock, White pine, White fir, and sugar pine, provide ample shade. Osprey, eagles, loons, and grebe are local residents. In spite of a rough access road to the campground, there are scenic views from it, including Mt. Thielsen. June and July are heavy mosquito months - bring bug spray. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend through September 15 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $12 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 63 Total Sites: 63 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 63 No. Grilles on Sites: 63 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: See Comments Comments: The parking aprons are gravel and will accommodate any size RV. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: Yes Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 9 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): Yes Sailing: Yes Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: Yes Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Miller Lake is 566 acres. Water skiing is limited to a small area. Changing rooms are at the beach. Informal mooring of boats at or near campsites is possible. HIKING Maido Lake Trail #1446 (foot & horse) - 3 miles Miller Lake Trail #3725 (foot, horse & mountain bike) - 5 miles provides access to Mt. Thielsen Wilderness FISHING Brown, Brook, and Rainbow trout and Kokanee salmon

CAMPGROUND NAME: Fourmile Lake VISIT DATE: 08/01/2005 UPDATE DATE 4/6/2015 STATE: Oregon REGION: Pacific Northwest RANGER DISTRICT: Klamath NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Klamath Falls RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Klamath Falls, OR, at intersection of US Rt. 97 and State Rt. 140, take Rt. 140 west (at Lake of the Woods sign) and go 32.3 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign onto Forest Rt. 3661 (gravel) and go 5.5 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 5,700 ft. The campground has two sections stretching along the west side of Fourmile Lake. Both sections are spurs ending in a large loop with most sites overlooking the lake. Horses are permitted in the backside of the section to the left of campground entrance, sites 14 through 23. These campsites include pole box stalls. Although there are a few fir trees scattered around the campground, Lodgepole pine provide most of the shade. The section to the right of entrance accesses the dam and includes a boat ramp and day-use area. The campground is nicely spread out with widely separated campsites providing good privacy. Bug spray is recommended. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open June 15 through September 30 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $17 per day - single $43 per day - double Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 1 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 27 Total Sites: 28 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 28 No. Grilles on Sites: 28 Equestrian Camping: Yes RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 7 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14' X 50' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel and most pull-throughs can accommodate any size RV. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 2 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigots are handpumps. It's a "hike" to the vaults from many campsites. WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Fourmile Lake is 740 acres. Power boats are limited to 10mph. The boat ramp is primitive. HIKING Badge Lake Trail #3759 (foot and horse) - 0.75 miles Accesses Pacific Crest Trail and Sky Lakes ' Wilderness FISHING Kokonee salmon and Brook trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Jackson Creek VISIT DATE: 08/30/2005 UPDATE DATE: 4/6/2015 STATE: Oregon REGION: Pacific Northwest RANGER DISTRICT: Chemult NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Chemult RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Chemult, OR, take US Rt. 97 south 23.8 miles to Silver Lake sign. Turn left at sign and go 21.5 miles to Jackson Creek sign. Turn right onto Forest Rt. 49 (dirt) and go 4.4 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 4,600 ft. The campground, pack it in, pack it out, stretches along Jackson Creek, which can be heard throughout but not seen. Nearby meadow attracts wildlife while the creek provides bird watching opportunities. Large "old growth" Jeffrey pines provide ample shade. The campground has no designated parking aprons for the campsites and is under maintained giving it a dispersed feel. It is very secluded with a pine needle soil cover and lots of pine cones. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: Services provided May 15 through September 30 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: No charge Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 11 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 0 Total Sites: 11 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 11 No. Grilles on Sites: 7 Equestrian Camping: No FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Sunset VISIT DATE: 08/01/2005 UPDATE DATE 4/6/2015 STATE: Oregon REGION: Pacific Northwest RANGER DISTRICT: Klamath NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Klamath Falls RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Klamath Falls, OR, at the intersection of US Rt. 97 and State Rt. 140, take Rt. 140 (at Lake of the Woods sign) west and go 31.8 miles to campground sign. Turn left onto Forest Rt. 3704 and go 1.3 miles to a "T" intersection. Turn right and go 0.9 miles to another campground sign. Turn right at sign and go 0.2 miles to campground on right. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 5,000 ft. The campground has three loops, A, B, and C, that meander through a dense forest of mixed conifers with fir trees providing most of the shade. Some campsites in each loop have access to Lake of the Woods. The best feature of campground is the view of Mt. McLaughlin at sunset - bring camera. The campground is nicely spread out which helps to provide good privacy between campsites. Firewood is available for a fee. Several grey [dish] water disposal sites are located around campground. The nearby Lake of the Woods Resort offers a cook's night out and a variety of activities. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 1 through mid-September - weather permitting RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $17 per day - single $34 per day - double Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 63 Total Sites: 63 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 63 No. Grilles on Sites: 60 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 48' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. An RV waste station, with potable water, is available 0.1 miles south of Aspen Point campground. FACILITIES Vaults: No Flush Toilets: Yes Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 14 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): Yes Sailing: No Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: Yes Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Lake of the Woods is 1,113 acres. The long, narrow gravel swim beach has no "advertised" access. HIKING Sunset Trail (foot) - 1 mile FISHING Brook and Rainbow trout, Largemouth bass, Kokonee salmon

CAMPGROUND NAME: Williamson River VISIT DATE: 07/29/2005 UPDATE DATE: 4/6/2015 STATE: Oregon REGION: Pacific Northwest RANGER DISTRICT: Chiloquin NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Chiloquin RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Chiloquin, OR, at the intersection of Sprague River Rd. and W. Choctoot St., take W. Choctoot St. 1.3 miles to US Rt. 97. Turn right onto Rt. 97 North and go 3.8 miles to Williamson campground sign. Turn right at sign and then left onto Forest Rt. 9730 (gravel) and go 1.3 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign, staying on Rt. 9730, and go 0.2 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 4,200 ft. The campground, good for quiet and solitude, is a single loop through a stand of Ponderoa and Lodgepole pines near Williamson River, but none of the campsites have a view of the river. Although not right on US Rt. 97, the campground can be a pleasant location for an overnight stop or longer. An abundant ground cover of leafy shrubs provides excellent privacy. Enjoy a day trip to Colliers State Park with its logging museum. Mosquitos can be numerous - bring mosquito repellant. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $10 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 20 Total Sites: 20 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 20 No. Grilles on Sites: 20 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14' X 52' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. An RV waste station, with potable water and donation, is available at Collier's State Park. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 2 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING Rainbow and Brook trout




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