Lava Lake Campground

Deschutes National Forest

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NF-500
Bend, OR 97701
541-383-5300
Reservations: 877-444-6777
Official Website

GPS: 43.9136, -121.7673

Last Price Paid: $8
Number of Sites: 43
Pad Type: dirt
Open Seasonally: Yes
Elevation: 4750 ft
Max Length: 30 ft

3 people have reviewed this location.

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3bars
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4bars
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LWP99
AZ
17 Casita FD
2005 Airstream Safari
4 reviews
Nightly rate: $8
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 41

LWP99 would stay here again

“Great spot for exploring the area. ”

Reviewed Aug 15, 2018

Overall Rating

Site length sizes are mixed for rv's and tents. We were able to fit our 25' trailer and tv in our store with a little room to spare. Road through cg is narrow in spots which does slow down traffic. Short walk to boat launch, quiet lake, folks were catching rainbow trout, nice for kayaks and canoes. Good base for exploring the area - wa... more

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2bars
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WatsonsWander

Airstream Safari
166 reviews
Nightly rate: $16
Days stayed: 14
Site Number: 39

WatsonsWander would stay here again

“Great spot for exploring the area”

Reviewed Jul 10, 2018

Overall Rating

We spent two weeks at this no-frills forest service campground while we enjoyed the Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway. It was a great location for visiting the numerous lakes and trails in the area. The campground is pretty packed during prime season but we easily got one of the six first come, first serve sites by arriving around mid-day on ... more

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4bars
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4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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Mike and Holly
Bend, OR
2015 Creekside 20FQ
2015 Ford F150 3.5L EcoBoost
28 reviews
Nightly rate: $16
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 26

Mike and Holly would stay here again

“Typical Forest Service Campground”

Reviewed Jun 27, 2016

Overall Rating

The campground is located beside Lava Lake, but none of the sites have a direct view of the lake. Most sites are partially shaded by Pine trees. There are no RV hookups. A trail circles the lake with connections to other hiking trails. One of the trails leads to Little Lava Lake which is a short walk from Lava Lake. Most of the sites... more

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3bars
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Two Weeks Exploring the Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway - WatsonsWander

The Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway travels for 66 miles through a striking volcanic landscape dotted with lakes, lava-filled meadows, and towering snow-capped mountains. The entire area is a haven for...

Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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