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Trillium Lake Campground

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Trillium Lake Campground

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  • Picnic shelter at the Trillium Lake day-use area.- Trillium Lake Campground
  • View of Mount Hood (11,250') from the lake's southern shore.- Trillium Lake Campground
  • Walk-in campsite on the lake's south side.- Trillium Lake Campground
  • View of Trillium Lake from the lake's southwestern shore.- Trillium Lake Campground
  • Typical campsite.- Trillium Lake Campground
  • Double campsite.- Trillium Lake Campground
  • Trillium Lake from the campground's amphitheater.- Trillium Lake Campground
  • Trillium Lake from the campground's amphitheater.- Trillium Lake Campground
  • Trillium Lake from the campground's amphitheater.- Trillium Lake Campground
  • Trillium Lake's amphitheater.- Trillium Lake Campground
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Pros: 
Lakefront campground. Mount Hood views. Hiking trail from the campground.
Cons: 
Most sites have a limited view of the lake and the mountain.
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Region:
Mt. Hood + Clackamas River Area, OR
Congestion: 
High
Preferable Season(s):
Summer, Fall
Camping fee: 
$20.00
Day-Use/Parking Pass Required:
Not Required
Tent/Car sites: 
57
Tent/Walk-in sites: 
7
Picnic Tables: 
Yes
Dogs allowed: 
Yes
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Campground Description

Campground Description

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Trillium Lake Campground is a quintessential family campground. The reservoir is ideal for paddling or swimming on hot summer days, there is a fishing platform for those who prefer to remain on the bank, and a short, 2-mile hike loops around the reservoir. There is a classic campground amphitheater that is perfect for late night horror stories, and the campground offers an extensive day use area with a picnic shelter and stand-up barbeques. And of course, there are beautiful views of the state's tallest mountain.

What Trillium Lake Campground doesn't have, however, are campsites that are easy to reserve. Make your summer weekend reservations early. Campsites 58-64 are located on the south side of the lake, just west of the dam, and as of summer 2012 a yurt was being installed at site 61.

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