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Attention: The campground will be invalid for the reservation after 09/08/2013 but it is still open for FCFS camping. We are just no longer accepting reservations after September 8th, 2013.
Don't move firewood: Please protect the Pacific Northwest from invasive species by obtaining or purchasing your firewood at or near your camping destination. Firewood can carry insects and diseases that threaten the health of our western forests. You can make a difference by buying and burning your firewood locally. dontmovefirewood.org
Chief Paulina Horse Campground, OR
part ofDeschutes National Forest, US Forest Service
Status: Closed through Thu May 30 2013 Season Dates
14 site(s) found
OverviewChief Paulina Horse Campground is the only horse campground located in Newberry National Volcanic Monument in Deschutes National Forest. A favorite for horse enthusiasts, the campground provides visitors with access to 50,000+ acres of lakes, lava flows and spectacular geologic features.
Visitors can catch a glimpse of the area's unique geological features by exploring nearby Paulina Lake, located within the collapsed crater, or "caldera" of Newberry Volcano.
Visitors on horseback can explore the area on a variety of trails, with several trailheads located at the campground. Lakes, lava flows and forested areas provide a beautiful scenic backdrop for a variety of rides.
This campground provides the basic amenities for horse camping, including large equestrian sites with double or quadruple corrals and ample room for parking vehicles and trailers. Roads in the campground are unpaved as are the spurs.
Lava Lands Visitor Center in nearby Bend, Oregon, is a great starting point for visitors to learn about the diverse landscape and history of the area through interpretive programs and exhibits.
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Know Before You Go
Due to the spread of invasive insects, firewood from outside the area is not permitted. Help protect our forests by purchasing or collecting firewood at or near your camping destination and burning it on-site. Click here for more information.
Getting There:GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
From Bend go south 23.5 miles on Hwy 97, then 13.9 miles east on Rd. 21
From La Pine go north 5 miles on Hwy 97, then 13.9 miles east on Rd. 21
Mailing Address:Chief Paulina Horse Campground
PO Box 8516
Coburg OR 97408
Phone Number:Information: (541)338-7869