Campgrounds in the Umpqua National Forest & lands under the auspices of the Roseburg BLM

This page gives names and directions to the campgrounds on the North Umpqua River. For more information, check with the North Umpqua Ranger District of the Umpqua National Forest: 541-496-3532

The forest on the hiking trail to Deadline Falls, part of the Tioga portion of the North Umpqua River hiking trail, is depicted in the photograph to the right. The hiking trail is accessed at Swiftwater. Just cross the bridge, park and walk upstream on the path. I always liked this photo; it makes me think of Rip van Winkle.

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Necessary Information: Glide Oregon is 16 miles east of Roseburg, Oregon on Hwy 138.

Susan Creek Campground & Day Use Area:

Susan Creek recreational area is under the auspices of the Roseburg BLM>. It is a very nice area, not far out of Idleyld on Hwy 138. The campground is on the Umpqua River. Find a Day Use area as well, and the hiking trail to Susan Creek Waterfalls.

Bogus Creek Campground

Drive 18.6 miles east of the North Umpqua Ranger Station in Glide, Oregon. Find it on the left side of the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway, Hwy 138. To find out more: USFS Umpqua National Forest: Bogus Creek Campground.

Williams Creek Campground

Drive 21 miles east of the North Umpqua Ranger Station in Glide, turn left onto FS 4710-038 and turn left. One campsite is located on east of the footbridge and the other two are to the west of the bridge. To find out more USFS Umpqua Natonal Forest: Williams Creek Campground.

Canton Creek Campground

Drive 23 miles east from the North Umpqua Ranger Station on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway, Hwy 138, turn left onto Steamboat Road, or Road 38. You’ll see the sign for the campground almost immediately, there on the left. Turn left, and drive until you arrive. I can’t give better directions right now because the Umpqua National Forest is working on the page for this campground. I have seen this campground innumerable times, however. So I can tell you this much.

Steamboat Falls Campground

Drive 23 miles east from the North Umpqua Ranger Station in Glide, Oregon on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway, Hwy 138. Turn left on Steamboat Creek Road, Road 38. Continue on 38 to Road 3810 and turn right. Cross the bridge, stay to the left and continue on 3810 for 1 mile to Steamboat Falls Campground. To find out more: USFS Umpqua National Forest: Steamboat Falls Campground.

Island Campground

Drive 24 miles east from the North Umpqua Ranger Station in Glide, Oregon, on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway, Hwy 138. Find the campground on the left. To find out more: USFS Umpqua National Forest: Island Campround.

Apple Creek Campground

Drive 28 miles east from the North Umpqua Ranger Station in Glide, on the the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway, Hwy 138. Find it on right side of the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway, Hwy 138. To find out more: USFS Umpqua National Forest: Apple Creek Campground.

Horseshoe Bend Campground

Drive 30 miles east from the North Umpqua Ranger Station in Glide Oregon on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway, Hwy 138, Just before the 48 mile marker find Road #4750, turn right, then turn right again on #4750-001. To find out more: USFS Umpqua National Forest: Horseshoe Bend Campground.

Eagle Rock Campground

Drive 34 miles east from the North Umpqua Ranger Station in Glide, Oregon on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway, Hwy 138. Find the campground on the left. To find out more: USFS Umpqua National Forest: Eagle Rock Campground.

Boulder Flat Campground

Drive 36 miles east of the North Umpqua Ranger Station in Glide, Oregon, on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway. Find the campground on the left side of the highway. USFS Umpqua National Forest: Boulder Flat Campground

Forward ~ Camping in the Diamond Lake District of the Umpqua National Forest.

Back ~ Campgrounds on the Row River Watershed of the wild and scenic Umpqua River.

USFS: Umpqua National Forest. BLM: Roseburg
District of the Bureau of Land Management.

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Susan Creek Campground off the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway on the North Umpqua River, pictured to the left.

Hiking Trails in the Umpqua River watershed in the Umpqua National Forest:

Directions for hiking trails to waterfalls and other points of interest in the Row River Watershed of the wild and scenic Umpqua River in the Umpqua National Forest. As well as Directions for the Umpqua River Trail – 12 hiking trails riverside. Directions for hiking trails to the many waterfalls on the wild and scenic Umpqua River off the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway. Directions for hiking trails in the south Umpqua watershed. Directions for hiking trails in the Little River watershed. All within the magnificent Umpqua National Forest.

Enjoy the North Umpqua Waterfalls Tour on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway:
Can include Crater Lake National Park: Introduction.

Travel Directions, Map and Scenery ~ can include Crater Lake National Park: Introduction. Experience: splendid scenery, hiking trails for intrepid hikers and those with less enthusiam. Enjoy the magnificent the wild and scenic Umpqua River, Umpqua hot springs near Toketee Campground, rafting on the rapids, hiking the beautiful trail along the Umpqua gorge to magnificent Toketee Waterfalls, my favorite, and the favorite of anyone I’ve ever spoken to. Hike through a forest garden of dense wild rhododendrons at Warm Spring Waterfalls. Hike the trails to experience the wonder of tumultuous Watson Falls. Don’t forget Lemolo Waterfalls and Lemolo Lake. And when you arrive at the north entrance partake the splendor of Crater Lake – Enjoy beauty.

Enjoy the Diverse Loop Tour on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway and the Crater Lake Hwy:
Includes Crater Lake National Park: Introduction.

Travel Directions, Map and Scenery. Experience: splendid scenery, hiking trails for intrepid hikers and those with less enthusiam, experience the majestic Rogue River Gorge at Union Creek and the Natural Bridge, waterfalls, the Rogue River Hiking Trail, hiking trails to Muir Creek Waterfalls and National Creek Waterfalls all in the Rogue – Siskiyou National Forest. Enjoy hiking trails to Mill Creek Waterfalls, Barr Creek Waterfalls and Pearsoney Waterfalls in Prospect, Oregon. Or just stand on the historic Prospect bridge and enjoy the panorama of the Avenue of Giant Boulders. Hike down to the water’s edge if you’ve a mind to.

Combine the Umpqua Waterfalls and the Diverse Loop Tours
Traveling Oregon on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway and the Crater Lake Hwy: Directions.

Travel Oregon and northern California while staying at Gathering Light … a retreat
located in southern Oregon near Crater Lake National Park.

Travel on the Rogue Umpqua Scenic Byway to Gathering Light … a retreat: Travel Directions Map and Scenery. Experience the columnar basalt of Toketee Waterfalls, tumultuous Watson Falls … the beauty of the wild & scenic Umpqua River in the Umpqua National Forest. Arriving at the north entrance of Crater Lake, enjoy Crater Lake National Park too.

Directions to & Day Trips of about 100 miles from the retreat.

Little known Scenic Places to explore nature: hiking with and without trails, wetlands, national wildlife refuges, wildlife viewing, mountains, wilderness areas, river gorges and more near Crater Lake National Park and the retreat: Travel Directions, Map and Scenery.