Description

Nestle into the Columbia Gorge rhythm--both unabashed and humble. This area is immediately photogenic, yet still covets a million hidden portraits. At Ainsworth you’ll find 40 full hook-up sites under the sweet-smelling shade of coniferous forest. Campsites are close together, but the scenery is lush. You can expect flush toilets, firewood and showers, but you can’t expect seclusion--Ainsworth State Park campground is well known. However, the quantity of secluded and easy to get to natural wonderlands in the scenic gorge area make Ainsworth a good place to hang your hat as you enjoy the surrounding gorge enchantment. For those that prefer more distance from urban habits, six walk-in sites and a designated bike-in camp area can also be found at Ainsworth. This first-come first-served campground is most frequented in the summer, due to its city proximity, so arrive early, with a back-up plan if you intend to go on a holiday weekend.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
46 sites
Up to guests per site
Hike in
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Wind sports
Swimming
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Ainsworth Campground.

Forest
Waterfall
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Hipcamper Marshall
Marshall K.
didn't provide a recommendation.
February 5th, 2017

Wh Just a Heads Up- While planning our Summer 2017 Pilgramage from S AZ to the San Juan Islands, we discovered that Ainsworth CG now ACCEPTS RESERVATIONS! Booked a site there already!!
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Hipcamper Marshall
Marshall K.
didn't provide a recommendation.
February 5th, 2017

Just a Heads Up- While planning our Summer 2017 Pilgramage from S AZ to the San Juan Islands, we discovered that Ainsworth CG now ACCEPTS Reservations!! Handy for us Senior RVers....
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Hipcamper Daley
Daley L.
recommends this listing.
May 16th, 2017

very close to the train tracks, lots of trains with whistles go by. It seems to lessen at night, but not entirely.

Hipcamper Michelle
Michelle M.
recommends this listing.
February 15th, 2018

Beautifully green and near many hiking spots. It is a tad close to a railroad track, though.

Hipcamper Tim C.
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July 18th, 2018
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August 27th, 2018
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November 26th, 2018
Hipcamper Joanne B.
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September 3rd, 2017
Park
Ainsworth State Park
State
Oregon
Country
United States
Phone Number
503-695-2261
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
45.598° N, 122.049° W
$17/night
Tent Only - Hike In: 6 Sites
(Up to people per site)
$24/night
Tent / RV / Trailer: 40 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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