USFS: Lost Prairie Campground

44°24'10"N, 122°4'32"W

US Forest Service campground managed by Linn County.

Park Location – From Sweet Home, OR, follow Highway 20 east for 38 miles and look for signs for the Lost Prairie Group Site.

Park Usage – May through the third weekend in October

About the Park

Lost Prairie will close October 20th, 2019

Lost Prairie Group Site is located along the Over the Rivers and Through the Woods Scenic Byway and is nestled among the forest in the Cascades at an elevation of 3600 feet. Lost Prairie is only 15 minutes from the McKenzie River National Scenic Trail and Clear Lake. Numerous other trails and lakes are close by as well.

Camping Information

Linn County Reserve Now Button

Season: May 20th to October 2th, 2016


Camping Fees:

  • Group Fee: $150 per night to reserve the whole park for your family reunion or group get togther.
  • Individual campsite fee:  $18/night (First-come, first-serve only)
  • Extra Vehicle $7/night
  • 10 Campsites, 8 of which are tent only
  • One ADA accessible campsite
  • Maximum trailer length 24 feet.

Reservations Information:

Reservations are accepted for reserving the whole park as a group facility.  If Lost Prairie is not reserved it maybe used on a first-come, first-serve basis for individual campsites.

To make a reservation by phone call: 877-444-6777

Please have the following information available at the time of the call:

  • Contact information (name, address, phone & email
  • Name of campground
  • Campsite or cabin type and # (if available)
  • Dates of stay
  • # of people and pets
  • Method of payment (Visa, Mastercard & Debit)

Amenities & Activities

  • Restrooms
  • Drinking Water
  • Camping
  • Group Camping