The Trapper Creek Campground location is in Crescent, Oregon
97733. 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 Trapper Creek Campground facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.
Po Box 208
Campground information Crescent, Oregon
Trapper Creek Campground is located in the Crescent Ranger District of Deschutes National Forest. Heavily forested and situated
on a small stream that feeds into Odell Lake, this campground is a favorite in the area.
Sparkling lakes, tranquil streams and nearby scenic peaks provide visitors with the perfect backdrop for fishing, boating, hiking
and biking throughout the area.
Boating, swimming and fishing are popular activities enjoyed by visitors during spring, summer and fall. Anglers have the
opportunity to fish in clear, cold lakes and streams for abundant salmon and trout. Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing are
popular during the winter.
For anglers, Odell Lake is considered one of the blue giants of the Deschutes National Forest. This large lake has an average
depth is 132 feet, which makes it ideal habitat for lake trout and bull trout. Rainbow trout, kokanee salmon and whitefish are also
found in the lake.
Boats are the most effective way to fish this lake but visitors should be aware of afternoon winds, as the lake can get dangerously rough. A boat ramp is provided at the campground.
Trapper Creek Campground offer sites that accommodate both tent and RV camping. The sites are
secluded, and many are tucked away in thick forested areas.
Sites are equipped with tables and campfire rings with grills. Drinking water are also available.
Nearby Odell Lake offers views across the water to Diamond Peak, the most prominent peak in nearby Diamond Peak
Wilderness. At an elevation of 8,744 feet, this shield volcano formed as the entire Cascades mountain range was undergoing volcanic
activity and uplift.
Mixed stands of pine and fir trees tower over a variety of springtime flowers. Huckleberry is common in the underbrush of the campground.
Wildlife found in the area include deer, elk, pine martens, ravens, native fish and an occasional black bear.
Visitors can explore wilderness areas, wild and scenic rivers, lakes and reservoirs and approximately 1,600 miles of trails that
comprise nearly 2.5 million acres the Deschutes National Forest and the adjacent Ochoco National Forest.
Lava Lands Visitor Center in nearby Bend, Oregon, and the Newberry National Volcanic Monument draw
visitors to the region as well.
Visitors will also enjoy traveling the Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway, known as Oregon’s Highway in the Sky, which climbs into the
clouds on a 66-mile drive through the Cascade Mountain range, weaving through snow-capped peaks and alpine lakes.
A nearby resort on Odell Lake offers lodging and a general store with camping supplies, coffee, snacks and fishing licenses.
Charges & Cancellations
Once your reservation start date has begun, neither the Recreation.gov Contact Center nor the campground manager will be able to modify your reservation.
Frequently Asked Questions About Po Box 208 Crescent, OR
How do I make a reservation with Trapper Creek Campground?
To make reservations at Trapper Creek Campground, you can call the office at 541-323-1746.
Where is Trapper Creek Campground located?
The Trapper Creek Campground is located at Po Box 208 in Crescent,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.
Does Trapper Creek Campground have tent or RV camping?
Trapper Creek Campground offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 541-323-1746 to make sure things haven’t changed.