Elk Lake, Point Campground

Central Oregon, Oregon

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Elk Lake, Point Campground

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  • Elk Lake with view north of South Sister (10,358') and Broken Top (9,177').- Elk Lake, Point Campground
  • Elk Lake with view east of Mount Bachelor (9,068').- Elk Lake, Point Campground
  • Group campsite and view of Mount Bachelor (9,068').- Elk Lake, Point Campground
  • Point Campground campsite.- Elk Lake, Point Campground
  • Day use area and boat ramp.- Elk Lake, Point Campground
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Pros: 
Direct access to Elk Lake. Swimming.
Cons: 
Next to highway. Few amenities.
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Region:
Central Oregon, OR
Managed by: 
Hoodoo Recreation Services
Pets allowed: 
Yes
Parking Pass: 
Not Required
Preferable Season(s):
Summer, Fall
Reservations possible: 
No
Current Local Weather:
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Campground Description

Campground Description

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Situated on the southwestern shore of Elk Lake, Point Campground is a perfect spot to take in the panoramic and often bluebird views of the nearby Cascades: South Sister, Broken Top and Mount Bachelor.  Like many of Hoodoo Recreation's campgrounds, the facilities are modest with no potable water, a vault toilet and only 9 campsites, although it does have its own boat ramp.  Also, the campground is situated alongside the Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway, so be prepared to hear the relatively light noise of passing cars.

If you'd prefer a more tranquil setting along the lake, consider Little Fawn Campground on the southeastern shore.  This campground doesn't offer the same views as Point Campground does, but it is nestled in a less visited area that is farther from the highway.

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