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part ofRogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, US Forest Service
Status: Open through Mon Oct 19 2015   Season Dates


Farewell Bend Campground is a picturesque campground in the midst of old growth forest and adjacent to the Rogue River and Crater Lake National Park. The campground is well-known for its amazing children’s play area.

Natural Features:

Drives to nearby Crater Lake National Park to the northeast and Lost Creek Lake to the south are wonderful opportunities for visitors to the area.

This is a premier fishing campground adjacent to the Rogue River. In addition, hikers will enjoy easy access to the Union Creek and Upper Rogue River Trails. Sights to see include Rogue Gorge and Natural Bridge.


Farewell Bend offers outstanding fishing and swimming in the Rogue River and nearby Union Creek, as well as Lost Creek to the south. The Rogue River and Rogue Gorge trail systems connect to both Crater Lake National Park to the north and Lost Creek Lake to the south, and run through Natural Bridge and Rogue Gorge. Crater Lake National Park is just minutes away. Natural Bridge and Rogue Gorge are within easy walking distance and are must see attractions. All hiking venues are in the midst of old growth forest, with views of Mount McLoughlin.


This large campground contains a variety of campsites to accommodate groups, families and individuals. Drinking water and flush toilets are provided, as well as picnic tables and grills. Firewood is available for purchase at the Campground Host Site.

Nearby Attractions:

Visitors are encouraged explore the area including: Rogue River, Rogue Gorge, Rainbow Bridge, Lost Creek and Crater Lake National Park. Groceries and a hot meal are close by in Prospect, Oregon, and at the Union Creek Resort.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Campfire Rings
  • Day Use Area
  • Drinking Water
  • Firewood
  • Flush Toilets (Seasonal)
  • Grills
  • Grocery Store
  • Group Camping
  • Group Site (Reservable)
  • Hiking Trail
  • Parking Area
  • Paved Parking
  • Paved Parking Spurs
  • Paved Roads
  • Pets Allowed
  • Picnic Area
  • Playground
  • River Access
  • Swimming
  • Tent sites
  • Trailheads
  • Water
  • Water Access
  • Water Activities
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Cafe
  • Camping Supplies
  • Emergency Services
  • Fishing Licenses
  • Food Services
  • Fuel Available
  • General Store
  • Lodging
  • Motel
  • Pay Phone
Know Before You Go
  • Caution: Bears frequent the area. Be aware, keep a clean camp and store all food items in closed containers.
  • Picnic areas are day use, they are $5 and charged by campground. Parking and picnic tables are offered at the area.
  • A per day, per vehicle fee will be collected onsite for extra vehicles.
  • First-come, first-served sites are available.
  • America the Beautiful Pass does not cover fees for hookups.
  • Off-road vehicles are not allowed in the campground.
  • For more information, please call Rogue Recreation at 541-560-3900.
  • For current conditions at Union Creek and more, please visit www.roguerec.com, or call the Prospect Ranger District at 541-560-3400.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
42.91624, -122.43533
42°54'58"N, 122°26'7"W

From Medford, OR, take OR-62 (Crater Lake Hwy) about 12 miles past Prospect to Farewell Bend Campground. From Klamath Falls, travel north on US 97 to OR-62 (Crater Lake Hwy). Travel west about 15 miles past Crater Lake National Park to Farewell Bend Campground, at the intersection of OR-62 and OR-280.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

536 Ragsdale Road
Trail  OR  97541

Phone Number:

Information:  (541)560-3900
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