SLIDE CREEK, OR

Slide Creek Campground is a unique camping destination just 50 miles from Eugene, Oregon. Located on the east bank of the Cougar Reservoir, it is known for handy access to boating and many water activities. It is also near Terwilliger Hot Springs, a pristine area with 5 soaking...
Status: Open through Sun Sep 28 2014   Season Dates

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Know Before You Go
  • Bears frequent the area; keep all food out of sight in approved containers or locked inside your vehicle, and remove all food from area after eating
  • There are no electric site hook-ups at this facility
  • This campground has first-come, first-serve sites
  • Limit 1 vehicle per site; there is a fee for additional vehicles
  • For more information on Willamette National Forest, click here

  • Don't Move Firewood: Please protect Pacific Northwest forests by preventing the spread of invasive species. Firewood can carry insects and diseases that can threaten the health of our western forests. You can make a difference by obtaining and burning your firewood near your camping destination. Visit Dontmovefirewood.org for further information.
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SLIDE CREEK STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 20 Pull-Through
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SLIDE CREEK STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 35 Pull-Through
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SLIDE CREEK STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 30 Pull-Through
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SLIDE CREEK STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 15 Pull-Through
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SLIDE CREEK STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 40 Pull-Through
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SLIDE CREEK STANDARD NONELECTRIC 12 90 Back-In
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** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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Overview

Overview

Slide Creek Campground is a unique camping destination just 50 miles from Eugene, Oregon. Located on the east bank of the Cougar Reservoir, it is known for handy access to boating and many water activities.

It is also near Terwilliger Hot Springs, a pristine area with 5 soaking pools fed by the Rider Creek waterfall.

Natural Features:

The Willamette National Forest stretches for 110 miles with varied landscapes of high mountains, narrow canyons, cascading streams, and wooded slopes. Native wildlife includes Roosevelt elk, black bear, Northern bald eagles, mule deer and bobcats.

Cougar Reservoir sits at 1,700 feet in elevation and is an estimated 1,280 acres. Some campsites have views of Cougar Reservoir and all sites are an easy walk to the swimming beach.

Recreation:

Activities on the reservoir include water skiing, swimming, fishing or canoeing. Anglers might catch some quality rainbow trout.

The campground is close to a large network of hiking trails in the Olallie Trail Area. Half of the trails are open to biking as well.

Facilities:

Both campground and the day use area guests have access to drinking water, vault toilets, a boat ramp, ample parking and a swimming beach. A separate parking lot is available for boat trailers.

The campsites can accommodate tents, trailers or RVs and come equipped with campfire rings and picnic tables.

Booking Window
Wed Aug 27 2014 - Mon Feb 23 2015

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Fri May 09 2014 Sun Sep 07 2014
Walk In Mon Sep 08 2014 Sun Sep 28 2014
Walk In Fri Apr 24 2015 Thu May 07 2015
Peak Fri May 08 2015 Mon Sep 07 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Beach
  • Birding
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boat Trailer Parking
  • Campfire Rings
  • Canoeing
  • Drinking Water
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Host
  • Kayaking
  • Lake Access
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parking Area
  • Picnic Area
  • Swimming
  • Trails
  • Trash Collection
  • Vault Toilets
  • Water Skiing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
May 09 2014 -
Sep 07 2014
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $14.68-$27.52
Walk In Season
Sep 08 2014 -
Sep 28 2014
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $14.68-$27.52
Walk In Season
Apr 24 2015 -
May 07 2015
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $14.68-$27.52
Peak Season
May 08 2015 -
Sep 07 2015
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $14.68-$27.52

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.07472, -122.22472
44°4'29"N, 122°13'29"W

From Blue River, travel 4 miles east on Hwy 126 to Aufderheide Drive (FS road 19). Proceed on Aufderheide Drive for 9.5 miles to FS road 1900-500 and continue for 1.5 miles to Slide Creek Campground.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

SLIDE CREEK

Blue River  OR  97413

Phone Number:

Information:  (541)603-8564