Camping is the essential summer past-time activity, and not only does South Douglas County offer a variety of campgrounds and RV parks — the scenery is stellar. So whether you are visiting or close to home, the perfect camping vacation awaits.
RV Parks and Campgrounds
Tri City RV Park is located in Tri City, just three miles south of Myrtle Creek and includes 69 full hookup sites. The park is close to Seven Feathers Casino Resort, as well as local wineries, golf courses, fishing, shopping and more. 187 North Old Pacific Highway, Myrtle Creek. 541-860-5000.
Millsite RV Park is located adjacent to Millsite Park in the heart of Myrtle Creek. The park is family oriented, has a beautiful setting with spacious sites near the South Umpqua River. It includes private showers, restrooms, city water and sewer, picnic tables and Internet.
Pets are welcome. RV full hookups are $20 per night. Millsite RV Park also has tent sites for $20 per space, per night. No campfires are allowed. Extra vehicles are $1 per night. 441 SW Fourth Ave., Myrtle Creek. 541-643-0379.
Rivers West RV Park has spacious sites and plenty of grassy areas. The river provides recreational opportunities such as swimming, rafting, kayaking, bass fishing and excellent late fall and winter steelhead fishing. There is even gold in the river for the ambitious vacationers wishing to try their luck at gold panning. Easy access for rafts or canoes is also available. Large groups and clubs are welcome. Daily full hook up rates are $32. 333 Ruckles Dr., Myrtle Creek. 541-863-7601.
Seven Feathers RV Resort is located on 23 acres of lush landscape at Exit 99, 4 miles south of Tri City Exit 103. The park includes a heated pool and hot tub, fitness room, play area, media room, a gathering facility with a full kitchen, family-style bathrooms and showers, valet access to the casino across the street, and catering is also available. The park includes 191 Full Hook-up sites (30/50 amp), 104 Pull-Through sites, and 87 Back-in sites. 325 Quintioosa Blvd., Canyonville. 541-839-3599.
On the River Golf and RV Park provides just that — on-site river access and golf course. The course has 6 holes; the shortest is 40 yards and the longest is 95. The park resort is situated on 4,000 feet of South Umpqua river frontage to fish, swim, float, pan for gold or just sit. In addition to river activities, there are 130 acres of hiking trails, horseshoe pits, and catch and release fishing in a private pond. Full hook ups are $40 per night. Sites include free WiFi and cable television. 111 Whitson Lane, Myrtle Creek. 541-679-3505.
Stanton RV Park and Campground is close to the river, and next door to Seven Feathers Casino Resort. The park features fire rings, fishing, horseshoe pits, a pavilion, swimming, play area, bathrooms and showers, trails and Wi-Fi. Full hook-up sites are $25 per night, camp sites are $17 per night. 1540 Stanton Park Road, Canyonville. Reserve online at http://www.co.douglas.or.us/parks/campgrounds.asp.