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Shining Lake Campground, Central Cascade Range, Oregon

   

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Of course facilities are few in a primitive campground like this, and if you adore nature you will like a primitive campground like this one. Camping out positively is a fun thing to do, and Shining Lake Campground in Oregon is a magnificent pick. As if Shining Lake Campground wasn't enough, you can also go whitewater paddling, swimming, fishing, and hiking, so it's not possible to get bored.
This primitive campground is located in a fantastically striking scene; getting to this primitive campground could be fairly hard, but it's well worth it. Shining Lake Campground is exceptionally popular with people of Welches.
There's so many things to do next to Shining Lake Campground,
 
    and it is a magnificent escape from the ordinary. All the great local attractions close at hand and the nearby outdoors recreation are good reasons to come. Oregon is a magnificent site for outdoors folks.
This camp ground is
 located in the scenic Central Cascade Range.
A lot of people stay at this campground so they can go to Mount Hood National Forest. The Road 4611 to Roaring River Campground sector has a span of 3 miles; you locate this sweep of whitewater on Roaring River. It's a category III-IV sweep. This sweep of Roaring River is not a place for novices to come kayak paddling single-handedly. You must check current conditions in advance of a trip; kayak paddling may turn hazardous. A gorgeous backcountry trail in the neighborhood, 7.2 miles from beginning to end, in possession of a difference in altitude of 4,083 feet is Roaring River Trail. Roaring River Trail is a demanding backcountry trail that
 
calls for something like one and a half days to backcountry hike. Going for a backcountry walk outshines anything; the 11-mile-from-beginning-to-end Old Baldy Trail is in close proximity; it has a difference in height of 638 feet.  

BW PREMIER COLLECTION Resort At The Mountain, Welches

8 miles away
  
The Resort At The Mountain, Welches

9 miles away
  
BEST WESTERN Mt. Hood Inn, Government Camp

18 miles away
  
BEST WESTERN Sandy Inn, Sandy

21 miles away


Other campgrounds near Shining Lake Campground, Central Cascade Range, Oregon:

   Roaring River - Mount Hood National Forest, Sandy, 0 miles away
      
   Frazier Turnaround, Welches, 4 miles away
      
   Frazier Turnaround Campground, Clackamas County, 4 miles away
      
   Lookout Springs Campground, Clackamas County, 4 miles away
      
   Frazier Fork Campground, Clackamas County, 4 miles away
      
   Hideaway Lake, Welches, 4 miles away
      
   Ripplebrook - Mount Hood National Forest, Sandy, 5 miles away
      
   Mt Hood - Indian Henry, Brightwood, 5 miles away
      
   Indian Henry, Brightwood, 5 miles away
      
   Rainbow - Fish Creek Mt, Welches, 6 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Shining Lake Campground, Central Cascade Range, Oregon:

   Roaring River, Clackamas County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3 miles long (Road 4611 to Roaring River Campground)

   Clackamas River, Clackamas County, 5 miles away
      Class III-IV - 12.5 miles long (Three Lynx Power Station to North Fork Reservoir)

   Clackamas River - Oak Grove Fork, Clackamas County, 6 miles away
      Class III-V(V+) - 5 miles long (Lower Five Miles to Clackamas River)

   Clackamas River, Clackamas County, 8 miles away
      Class -blank- - 9.2 miles long (Collawash River to Three Lynx Power Station)

   Sandy River, Clackamas County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III - 13.5 miles long (Lolo Pass Road to Marmot Dam)


Public Lands near Shining Lake Campground, Central Cascade Range, Oregon:

   Mount Hood National Forest, Oregon, 12 miles away

   Ainsworth State Park, Oregon, 21 miles away

   Benson State Park, Oregon, 21 miles away

   John B. Yeon State Park, Oregon, 21 miles away

   Bridal Veil Falls State Park, Oregon, 22 miles away


Trails near Shining Lake Campground, Central Cascade Range, Oregon:

   Roaring River Trail, Clackamas County, 1 miles away
      7.2 hiking miles, 4083 feet elevation difference

   Old Baldy Trail, Clackamas County, 4 miles away
       11 hiking miles, 638 feet elevation difference

   Dry Ridge Trail, Clackamas County, 4 miles away
       8.6 hiking miles, 3204 feet elevation difference

   Fanton Plaza Trail, Clackamas County, 5 miles away
      4.8 hiking miles, 1787 feet elevation difference

   Eagle Creek Cutoff, Clackamas County, 6 miles away
      7.3 hiking miles, 2830 feet elevation difference

   Coffman Camp Trail, Clackamas County, 6 miles away
       8.6 hiking miles, 2759 feet elevation difference

   Cottonwood Meadows Trail, Clackamas County, 6 miles away
      2.5 hiking miles, 1564 feet elevation difference


Lakes Near Shining Lake Campground, Central Cascade Range, Oregon:

   Lake Lenore, Clackamas County, 14 miles away

   Frying Pan Lake, Clackamas County, 16 miles away

   Cougar Lake, Clackamas County, 18 miles away

   Bull Run Lake, Clackamas County, 19 miles away

   Williams Lake, Clackamas County, 19 miles away


Current weather conditions at Shining Lake Campground, Central Cascade Range, Oregon
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Local climate location: THREE LYNX 5 miles away


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