From the town of Hebo, OR at Highway 101, travel 1/4 mile south on Highway 22 to Forest Service Road 14, If you reach the Ranger Station you have gone too far. Turn left on FS Road 14 and travel east 4.5 miles to the entrance of the Hebo Lake Campground on the right.
HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING
Hebo Lake campground is ideal for those wanting a secluded, quiet camping getaway in the forest. Located on Mt. Hebo, this small, family campground has 12 campsites, a historic picnic shelter, a three-acre lake, and access to hiking trails. This campground also has first come first serve sites that may be available outside the booking window, depending on weather. Contact Hebo Ranger District for more information.
A historic picnic shelter built by the Civil Conservation Corps in 1937, and restored in 2016, is available for day use at the Hebo Lake Day Use site. The 1/2 mile Hebo Lake Loop Trail is a pleasant hike around the lake, and access to the Pioneer – Indian Trail is nearby. Anglers will find five accessible fishing docks around the popular three-acre lake, which is stocked with rainbow trout.
Each site is equipped with a picnic table and campfire ring. Vault toilets are provided but there is no drinking water.
At an elevation of 1,650 feet, the surrounding forest of western hemlock, Douglas fir and red alder make the area quite enjoyable on a hot summer day.