Hipcamp host Joe R.,
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East Creek is a 20 acre community art studio and retreat in the coastal mountains of Oregon, about 60 miles SW of Portland. The property is set up like a camping hostel and can accommodate up to 100 people in tents, tiny cabins, and a bunkhouse. A 5,000 square foot studio building houses art making (focusing on ceramic pottery) and shared bathroom facilities. A shared outdoo

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East Creek is a 20 acre community art studio and retreat in the coastal mountains of Oregon, about 60 miles SW of Portland. The property is set up like a camping hostel and can accommodate up to 100 people in tents, tiny cabins, and a bunkhouse. A 5,000 square foot studio building houses art making (focusing on ceramic pottery) and shared bathroom facilities. A shared outdoor kitchen, shared seating areas, and shared fire pan on large gravel area is available. Due to fire danger, no individual fires are permitted. **NOTE: most camping is in a central area. Parking is closeby but it's not set up like a national park where there are drive-in spots.**

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers
6 sites
Up to 4 guests per site
Park at listing
No wheelchair access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Kitchen available
Showers available
Bins available
No potable water
No picnic table
No wifi
Camping vehicle details
Generators allowed
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Pull-in site
Max length 30ft
Surface type: loose gravel
Surface levelness: requires leveling
Doesn't accommodate slideouts
Have a question? Send Joe a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Off-roading (OHV)
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at East Creek Art Retreat Camping in Oregon.

Forest
River, stream, or...

Places to see near East Creek Forest Art Retreat

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Hipcamper Charles
Charles S.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
October 11th, 2020

Joe was an excellent host and has a beautiful space that he shared with us. The art making satisfied all ages. Thank you so much for a great weekend.

Hipcamper Tim

Safe, comfortable, clean

Tim N.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
October 3rd, 2020

Joe was amazing. He made us feel so comfortable during our stay. He invited us to be as involved or uninvolved as we wanted. The stay was super safe and clean. We had an amazing time. Hanging out with Joe and his dad around the fire really made our stay. Thank you again!

Hipcamper Sage
Sage Z.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
October 1st, 2020

What a creative scene. I can tell that the hosts are deep into their work and the atmosphere is a mixture of work and play.

Hipcamper Sue

Beautiful welcoming spot

Sue A.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 9th, 2020

We had a great time and Joe is an awesome host! Would definitely recommend.

Hipcamper Prakash
Prakash P.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 4th, 2019

Joe was super friendly and helpful. I would definitely recommend this site.

Hipcamper Ashton
Ashton R.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 2nd, 2019

Joe was a super cool and friendly host! He was full of awesome information and knowledge of the history of the property. Will definitely stay there again!

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Hipcamper Logan
Logan L.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 2nd, 2019

This campsite exceeded my expectations! Great facilities, and lots of fun. You can go into town, or even just play in the creek across the road. Very kind hosts, and fellow residents

Me in the 40 year old pottery kilnTrip the dog on my friend’s lap at the communal campfire fireTrip, the owner’s dog, in our car. Wish we could’ve taken him home :’)
Hipcamper Antonio
Antonio D.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 26th, 2019

Loved every second spent here. Generous camp host with a great attitude. The camping grounds were beautiful, and unlike anything I'd seen before. 10/10 would recommend 👽

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Hipcamper Mark

This place is so amazing! fun find

Mark D.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 4th, 2019

So fascinating to see this place and it’s kilns and ceramics studio. So excited to go back and participate in more wonderment. Joe and Amanda were so great and hosted us very well.
Definitely go check this place out.

Property
East Creek Forest Art Retreat
State
Oregon
Country
United States
$25/night
6 Sites