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Thielsen View Campground
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Thielsen View Campground, Oregon
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Description: 5190-foot elevation. 60 campsites, including some double sites, at the foot of Mount Bailey, on the west shore of Diamond Lake, with an unforgettable view of Mount Thielsen. This camp is a favorite with fishermen, who fish for the abundantly stocked rainbow trout in the lake. Fishing, swimming, canoeing, motorized boating, and waterskiing on the lake. Numerous area trails are open to hiking and mountain biking, including a short nature trail, the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail, trails up Mount Bailey and Mount Thielsen (hikers only), and accessible paved trails around the lake. Interpretive programs are offered in the summer at the amphitheater.

A huge day use picnicing area is available on the south shore, which offers group picnic tables, a lighted pavilion, horseshoe pits, a volleyball court, a swimming beach, and a playground.

In the winter, snowcat skiing is offered for small groups on Mount Bailey. Several trails are open to cross-country skiing, from the Howlock Mountain trailhead, the Mount Thielsen trailhead, and the South Diamond trailhead. The trails range from a short, 1-mile trail to a 15-mile expert loop trail. Wilderness trails include the Mt. Thielsen trail and the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail. Beware of avalanches on the back country routes. A sno-park permit is required.

Location: From Roseburg, go 80 miles east on OR 138, 0.5 mile south on Forest Road 4795 (Diamond Lake Loop), then 3 miles around the loop.   Latitude: 43.166537   Longitude: -122.1661

Address: Diamond Lake Ranger District
Umpqua National Forest
2020 Toketee Ranger Station Rd
Idleyld Park, OR  97447
Phone: (541)498-2531

Season: June - October 15

Fee: $15/single; $20/double/night; $5 each addl vehicle

Reservations: NO
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 Biking  Fishing  Picnicking
 Boating (Motorized)  Hiking/Backpacking  Scenic Driving
 Boating (Non-motorized)  Horseback Riding  
 Boating (WW)  Hunting  Water Sports
 Camping    Wildlife Viewing
 Caving  Off Highway Vehicles  Winter Sports

Services and Facilities
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability  An A for Accessible indicates the service or facility is accessible to people with disabilities
 Visitor Center  Group Campgnd  RV Sites
  Exhibits  Campgnd, Primitive  Electric Hookup
 Interpretive Programs  Drinking Water  Dump Station
 Cultural-Historic Sites  Restrooms  Boat Ramp
 Campgnd, Developed  Showers  Marina
 Rental Cabins

Notes: Maximum RV/trailer length is 30 feet.$5 boat ramp access. Full service resort on the lake has a restaurant, grocery, sporting goods shop and rentals, laundromat, etc.
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