Packard Creek Campground

Hills Creek Reservoir

Willamette Foothills, Oregon

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Packard Creek Campground

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  • Hills Creek Reservoir.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Packard Creek Campground fee station and information sign. - Packard Creek Campground
  • ADA-accessible site in Packard Creek Campground.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Large group campsite.- Packard Creek Campground
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  • Vault toilets in Packard Creek Campground.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Typical campsite in Packard Creek Campground.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Typical campsite in Packard Creek Campground.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Stairs leading to a typical site in Packard Creek Campground.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Vault toilet.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Typical pull-through campstie in Packard Creek Campground.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Campsite in Packard Creek Campground.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Typical pull-through campsite in Packard Creek Campground.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Multiple person site with covered picnic area.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Packard Creek Campground.- Packard Creek Campground
  • Boat launch in Packard Creek Day Use Area is within the campground.- Packard Creek Campground
Overview + Weather
Pros: 
Boat ramp. Swimming area.
Cons: 
Small campsites. Crowded during summer. Poison oak.
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Region:
Willamette Foothills, OR
Managed by: 
Willamette National Forest
Pets allowed: 
Yes
Parking Pass: 
NW Forest Pass
Preferable Season(s):
Spring, Summer, Fall
Reservation phone number: 
877-444-6777
Reservations possible: 
Yes
Current Local Weather:
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Campground Description

Campground Description

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Packard Creek is a popular campground located just outside of Oakridge and along the Hills Creek Reservoir. It's a great place for people looking for access to water for boating, fishing, and swimming. The campground is spread out along the edge of the lake and nestled in tall trees that offer plenty of shade. There are numerous hiking, biking, and equestrian trails nearby for those wishing to explore the beautiful Willamette National Forest. 

Hills Creek Reservoir is accessible from some of the campsites as well as Packard Creek Day Use Area, located within the campground. Amenities in the day use area include a boat ramp, picnic tables, a designated swimming area, and fishing spots. 

Each campsite has a picnic table and fire ring. Some sites are located along the lake's edge and have individual boat docks. Most sites are pull through parking spots along the road with a table off in the trees. The very large group site includes a picnic shelter and space for multiple tents (up to 80 people). Campsites with two picnic tables are considered "multiple campsites" and are twice the regular fee. Firewood is available for purchase from the camp host. Potable water is available throughout the campground.

Note: Some of the campsites can be reserved and some are first-come, first-served only. 

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