Lost Prairie Group Site

Lost Prairie Group Site

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. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Lost Prairie Group Site facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

4431 Highway 20 Sweet Home Or 97386
Managed By Linn County Parks 3010 Sw Ferry St Albany, Or 97322


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Lost Prairie Group Site is located along the Over the Rivers and Through the Woods Scenic Byway and is nestled among the forest in the Cascades at an elevation of 3600 feet. Lost Prairie is only 15 minutes from the McKenzie River National Scenic Trail and Clear Lake. Numerous other trails and lakes are close by as well.


Lost Prairie Group Site is close to numerous hiking and boating opportunities. The McKenzie River trail, Iron Mountain, Echo Basin, Crescent Mountain and Browder Ridge trails are all within a fifteen minute drive. Clear Lake, Smith Reservoir and Suttle Lake are all close by and offer boating and fishing opportunities.


One hand pump provides water and there is a newer double CXT toilet on site and an older outhouse near site 1. The creek can be accessed from the campground easily.
The Lost Prairie Group Area was originally a campground that has been converted to a group site. If this area is not reserved as a group site, sites 1-4 are available on a first come, first serve basis. Below are the details on the individual sites within the group site; every site has a picnic table and fire pit/grill. There is a parking area originally designed for the walk in sites that can be used for RV parking; this area is suitable for 3 large or 5 small RV’s, maximum 6 RV’s.
Site 1 Back-in, paved surface, 42 feet long, flat grade, suitable for tent or small camper
Site 2 Back-in, paved surface, 30 feet long, slight grade, suitable for tent or small camper
Site 3 Back-in, paved surface, 17 feet long, slight grade, suitable for tent or small camper
Site 4 Back-in, paved surface, 15 feet long, slight grade, suitable for tent or small camper
Site 5 -10 were originally walk-in sites. Walk is less than 60 feet. Tents may be set up in area where original sites were located. Parking area can be used for autos using walk-in area and RV’s.

Natural Features

The group site is nestled in the trees and Hackleman Creek flows through the back of the site. There are many wildflowers blooming in the prairie during the summer.

Nearby Attractions

Clear Lake Resort is just down the road from Lost Prairie Group Site on Hwy 126 with a restaurant open during the summer, boat rentals year-round, and excellent hiking. Clear Lake is unique and well known for its clarity and standing dead trees created by the eruption of Sand Mountain. The West Cascades Scenic Byway and Santiam Pass-McKenzie Pass Scenic Byway are in close proximity to the site. Numerous short hikes to lakes, waterfalls and scenic vistas are along both routes.

Frequently Asked Questions About 4431 Highway 20 Sweet Home Or 97386 ,

How do I make a reservation with Lost Prairie Group Site?

To make reservations at Lost Prairie Group Site, you can call the office at 541-967-3917.

Where is Lost Prairie Group Site located?

The Lost Prairie Group Site is located at 4431 Highway 20 Sweet Home Or 97386 Managed By Linn County Parks 3010 Sw Ferry St Albany, Or 97322 in ,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Lost Prairie Group Site have tent or RV camping?

Lost Prairie Group Site offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 541-967-3917 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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