Recreation

Group campsites are available on the Tillamook State Forest at the Jones Creek Campground, Nehalem Falls Campground and Browns Camp OHV Campground and Staging Area.
 
The group campsite reservation request form will open Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 at 8 a.m. and close on Friday, March 29, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. for the 2019 camping season. Reservations are available online only. Please read the group campsite policies prior to making a reservation.
  • The group campsite reservation request form will open Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 at 8 a.m. and close on Friday, March 29, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. for the 2019 camping season. Reservations are available online only. Please read the group campsite policies prior to making a reservation.

  • The campground stay limit is 14 days.

  • Each group campsite will accommodate up to 20 people, 6 vehicles, and 5 tents. Group sites are intended for use by no less than 10 people. If you reserve a site and less than 10 people occupy the site, you will be excluded from making future reservations. ​

  • Only one reservation per group/family, per calendar year.

  • Group campsites are for camping activities only. They are not available for event rentals such as weddings, memorial services, class reunions, company picnics, etc. The Tillamook Forest Center has rental facilities available for those interested in hosting such events in the Tillamook State Forest. 

  • When notified that your reservation request is accepted, a non-refundable deposit of $50 per night for up to 3 nights is required. Payment instructions will be included in the reservation confirmation notice.

  • The per-night price for the group site is $50. The fee includes 6 vehicles and up to 20 people.

  • A signed Group Site Agreement must be returned with your deposit. The agreement will be included in the reservation confirmation notice.

  • Your deposit will be credited to your camping fees. Balance must be paid in full upon arrival.

  • Contact ODF if you will be late or cannot arrive on the first day of your reservation. If you do not arrive by 1:00 p.m. (1300 hours) on the second day of your reservation, your deposit and reservation are forfeited.

  • Browns Camp is an OHV Campground. Campers reserving Browns Camp #23 must have a trail-ready ATV, motorcycle, side by side or four-wheel drive in the site by 1:00 p.m. of the second day of the reservation. Campers who do not have a trail-ready OHV in their site will be required to leave and will forfeit their deposit.​

  • 2019 Camgro​und Dates
    Browns Camp, April 5 - Oct. 28, 2019
    Jones Creek Campground, May 24 - Sept. 16, 2019
    Nehalem Falls Campground, May 24 - Sept. 16, 2019

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Reservation calendar

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For more specific information about recreation on the Tillamook State Forest, visit the Tillamook State Forest blog

Contact 

Forest Grove District
801 Gales Creek Road 
Forest Grove, OR 97116 

Phone: 503-357-2191​
 

Tillamook District Office
5005 3rd Street 
Tillamook, OR 97141 
Phone: 503-842-2545 ​
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