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Open Year-round
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Reservations possible?
No
RV Hookups
No
Potable water
No
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With a total of 36 large sites, Peninsula Campground is by far Olallie Lake’s largest campground, but like the others in the area, it operates on a first-come, first-served basis.  The Olallie Scenic Area is remote and difficult enough to access, however, that the sites only fill up on the busiest of holidays such as July 4th and Labor Day weekend.  If you do want to camp on one of the coveted and spacious walk-in sites out on the peninsula, you may need to get in early.

Beyond the campsites, the campground features vault toilets, a boat ramp, and a well-crafted fishing platform that is perfect for angling brook and rainbow trout early in the summer season.

Note: Potable water is available for purchase at Olallie Lake Resort. The campground is only open from late June to early October because of snowpack.

Logistics + Planning

Preferable season(s)

Summer
Fall

Parking Pass

Not Required

Pros

Direct access to Olallie Lake. Boat ramp. Great views from most campsites.

Cons

Access includes 15 miles of rough gravel road. Short open season.

Pets allowed

Allowed

Managed by

Mount Hood National Forest

Address

Unnamed Road
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United States

Features

Vault toilet
Boat ramp(s)

Recommended Campsites Without Photos

Group Site, 26

Location

Field Guide + Map

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