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Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground

Central Oregon Coast, Oregon

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  • Entrance to the recreation site.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Loon Lake with a sandy beach.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Road to the campground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • A few boat trailer parking areas are scattered throughout the campground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Parking area for five walk-in tent sites.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Walk-in tent site number 5.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Walk-in tent site number 4.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Path to the playground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Playground in the campground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Flush toilets are scattered throughout the campground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Typical site at Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Typical site at Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Typical site at Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Potable water is available via pump faucet.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • A few boat trailer parking areas are scattered throughout the campground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Typical site at Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • This site has access to the day use beach.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Access stairs from site number 53 to the day use beach.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • Trail to the amphitheater.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
  • The amphitheater, built by Boy Scouts.- Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground
Overview + Weather
Pros: 
Old-growth forest. Day use beach with swimming area. Waterfall.
Cons: 
Summer weekend crowds.
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Region:
Central Oregon Coast, OR
Congestion: 
High
Preferable Season(s):
Summer
Camping fee: 
$18.00
Day-Use/Parking Pass Required:
General Day Use Fee ($5.00)
Tent/Car sites: 
51
Tent/Walk-in sites: 
5
Group sites: 
2
Picnic Tables: 
Yes
Dogs allowed: 
Yes
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Campground Description

Campground Description

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Situated in Loon Lake Recreation Site is a substantially large campground on the northern shore of Loon Lake. Isolated in the rugged coast range, Loon Lake Recreation Site Campground is surprisingly unique. There is a variety of layouts and size options available to reserve and a significant amount of sites to recommended. Each site is surrounded by thick old-growth Douglas fir, western hemlock, and western redcedar trees and lush green foliage. 

A short access road from the entrance toll booth leads up a hill where most campsites are found. At the top of this hill is a grassy tent meadow where five walk-in sites are available, each with a single parking space. Across the road is the substantially sized playground. Some sites are quite close in proximity, while others are isolated and private among the surrounding tall trees. Potable water always seems to be within a short walking distance, and flush toilets are not far. The highlight, however, will be Loon Lake with its sandy beach and swimming area just down the hill from the campground.

Some campsites may be closed for maintenance, and showers may not be available due to water shortage.

If staying at Loon Lake, but looking to go more up-scale with your accommodations, consider the Loon Lake Lodge + RV Resort that not only provides campsites, but also full hook-up RV sites, yurts, cabins, inn-style rooms, and their stand alone Waterfront House

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