Local Area Attractions
We are located in the High Desert of Central Oregon. We are located just a few miles from some great outdoor activities.
This KOA is located in the heart of recreation paradise.
We are located within 6 miles of Lake Billy Chinook which has the Deschutes, Crooked and Metolius rivers flowing into the Lake. It is perfect for water sports and fishing.
Haystack reservoir is a half mile east of us and is a great place for fishing and boating and it is where they have drag boat races at the end of the summer.
Smith Rocks State park is located 12 miles south of us. It is perfect place for rock climbers and hikers.
The BLM area has OHV trails and the closest one to us is Henderson Flats about 5 miles south.
Richard's Recreational Ranch is a great destination for Rock hounding and is 14 miles north of us.
There are several golf courses in the area including Crooked river ranch, Eagle Crest golf courses.
From our KOA you can look west upon Mt. Jefferson and Mt. Hood as the sunsets giving you a picturesque view.
Just a half mile off highway 97.
Haystack Reservoir - 1/2 mile
Enjoy great fishing and boating at Haystack Reservoir.
Lake Billy Chinook (6 miles)
Well known state wide for water skiing and boating and offers a marina for boat rentals.
Peter Skien Ogden State Wayside (10 miles)
Vertical basalt cliffs and scenic river canyon viewed from the old Hwy 97 bridge.
Local Area Activities
Fishing and Boating
Haystack Reservoir is ½ mile from the KOA and Lake Billy Chinook is 7 miles. There are many rivers for fishing nearby including the Metolius River for Gold Medal fishing.
Smith Rock State Park is 11 miles for internationally known rock climbing and spectacular views.
Henderson Flats OHV trail system is 5 miles and East Fort Rock OHV area is 40 miles away.
Seven golf courses are located within our area.
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Columbia Drag Boat Association
CDBA comes in each year after labor day weekend and races out at Haystack Reservoir. If you want to see some really cool drag boats race this is the place to be!!!