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arow Max 2 pets per site.
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For cancellations you need to call the office Monday thru Friday


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Clear Lake Resort

60700 Hwy 126, Sisters, Oregon

Located on Hwy 126 near the Hwy 20 Junction.

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We are selling some of the row boats from Clear Lake Resort. For more details follow the link to craigslist. $65.00 per boat.


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Koosah waterfalls

Old growth forest on the McKenzie Trail

All the above photo's courtesy of Gene Blick.

For patrons who are new to Clear Lake Resort 
This facility is a rustic cabin and camping style resort, with over 60+ years of history. You will need to provide items such as: cooking utensils and bedding.


Day use: Open year-round, shelter with stone fire place

Lodge Hours: Lodge opens at 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM, 7 days a week.

Restaurant Hours: 7:00 am to 5:45 pm

As of May 23rd the restaurant is open 7 days a week.

Generators schedule: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

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Look at the renovations on modern cabins 17 & 18

Frontroom Cabin 17 & 18 pass through hallway

Description: A sparkling lake, forests, and the beauty of the Cascade Mountains all combine to make Clear Lake Resort into a nature lover's dream. Whether you're looking for a quiet place to fish, amazing views, or a comfortable area to bring the kids for a camping adventure, you'll find it at Clear Lake Resort. Clear Lake Resort is also set near the McKenzie and Santiam Rivers, great waterways for river rafting, river floating, and boating.

For patrons who are new to Clear Lake Resort 
This facility has rustic cabins and camping with over 60+ years of history. You will need to provide items such as: cooking utensils and bedding.


Reserve OnlineCabin & Campsite Information

arow Rustic cabins come with two burner propane Cook stove

arow  Propane heaters in the cabins

arow Bedding and cooking utensils not supplied

arow 4 Campsites are reservable by phone
arow Cancellations are subject to an $10 non-refundable reservation fee.
arow Cancellations must be made by phone at least 24 hours prior to your arrival. If you cancel with in the 24 hour window you will forfeit your first night cabin rental. If you cancel your reservation at the lodge you will forfiet your first nights rental fee.arowPlease be aware that you will forfiet your first nights cabin or camping rental, if you move from your reserved cabin or campsite to a first come, first serve.

arow Cabin check-in time: 3:00 p.m. / Cabin check-out time: 11:00 a.m.
arow No smoking permitted in cabins
arow Maximum of Two pets allowed per cabin

arow Maximum of Two Vehicles per cabin
arow Please be aware of LIMITED generator hours during winter months

arow Please be aware that there is only one group fire ring at Clear Lake Resort

arow For medical equipment that will need power at night please bring your own battery back-up

arowWE DO NOT ALLOW smoking of any kind, in the cabins, we appreciate your co-operation.

Type of site/cabin

# of site/cabins



Rustic Campsite (no hookups)
Call our office to book a reservation




Cabin Single Rustic (sleeps 2)

(No power or running water)




Cabin Double Rustic (sleeps 4)

(No power or running water)




Cabin Double Modern (sleeps 4)




Cabin Double Rustic (sleeps 8)

(No power or running water)




Cabin Modern Barrier Free ADA (sleeps 6)








Launch Fee

Rowboats only
(no gas/electric/power boats permitted)





Cabin Details

Single Rustic - Sleeps 2- Cabin #12, in photo's below. One double size bed in center of the room with dinning table in the main room. Propane heat in each cabin. Cabin #2 does have a power outlet.

Cabin #12 Single Rustic (no indoor plumbing) Single Rustic cabin


Double Rustic - Sleeps 4- Cabin #7, in photo's below. One double size bed in center of the room and twin mattress in the sleeping loft. Futon couch with dinning table in the main room. Propane heat in each cabin.

Sleeping loft and futon couch Double Rustic cabin


Double Double Rustic - Sleeps 8- Cabin #1 in photo's below. In each bedroom there is a two twin size bunk beds in each bedroom. Futon couch with dinning table in the main room. Propane heat in each cabin.

Double Double rustic cabin Cabin #1, two bedrooms with double size bunkbeds



Double Modern- Sleeps 4, cabins 19, in photo's below. One double size bed in each bedroom. Futon couch with dinning table in the main room. Propane heat in each cabin.

Frontroom and two bedrooms photo Kitchen with range and fridge



Modern Barrier Free - ADA - Sleeps 8- cabins #21 & 22 in photo's below. One double size bed in smaller bedroom and two double size beds in second larger bedroom. Two futon couchs with dinning table in the main room. Propane heat in each cabin.

Cabin 21 & 22 Modern Barrier Free-ADA Cabin 22 is the upstairs unit with covered porch. ADA compliant.


Cabin 22 has the covered porch with swing




Hiking Trails

Incredible trails and pathways wind through the park and around Clear Lake. The hiking trails provide a great activity for overnite campers or those who visit the park for just a day.








During your free time, you can rent a boat from our boat rental facility and head out for an afternoon of fishing. This is great family fun for all ages.

Hourly and daily boat rentals are available and you may just catch some incredible cutthroat trout.





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At Clear Lake Resort, in the Cascade Mountains, waterfalls are sprinkled through the park. The mountain setting offers amazing views and experiences.









Join us for a day on the pristing waters of Clear Lake and enjoy fishing, rowing, paddling and sight-seeing from our fleet of row boats.

Hourly and daily rowboat rentals are available. Please note: maintaining peace and quiet is important to everyone at Clear Lake Resort, so power boats of any kind are not allowed on the lake.





Crystal Clear Water

The water clarity at Clear Lake Resort is incredible. Because of the cool, year-round temperatures, depths reaching to almost 200 feet, and location of the lake, sights like this underwater petrified tree.















Winter Cabin Rentals

Stay in one of our five types of rustic, cozy cabins. Perfect for families, friends, honeymooners, groups and even fishing buddies — these cabins sleep 2 to 8 people each. Bring your own bedding, towels, food, dishes and all the usual camping stuff EXCEPT for the tent.

The lodge is open from 8am to 4:30pm, 7 days a week; the generator is available for limited hours only. Remember to bring your own traction devices during the winter months. Cabins can be reserved online (above) or by calling our office at (541)967-3917.



Clear Lake , with its maximum depth of 200 feet and average water temperature of 43 degrees year-round, forms the headwaters of the McKenzie River. For years, this area has been preserved to protect its unusual natural ecosystem and beauty.



Nearby Attractions

Black Butte Ranch is located on the McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass Scenic Byway. This idyllic ranch offers outstanding outdoor activities from golfing to fly fishing. You can take a trail ride, visit one of the horse camps, or bike along the 18 miles of paved trails (bike rentals are available). Play on one of the 23 tennis courts, go swimming in the indoor or outdoor pool, or do some canoeing and kayaking on Phalarope Lake. Two beautiful golf courses are available for public play: the Glaze Meadow Golf Course and the Big Meadow Golf Course (recently renovated). For more information go to: Black Butte Ranch

Belknap Springs located south of the campground on Highway 126 offers a restaurant, lodge and hot springs. For more information go to: Belknap Hot Springs.

Hoodoo Ski Area is a great, winter playground for winter sports like cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, sledding, snowboarding, and snowmobiling. Hoodoo offers 5 ski lifts, an Autobahn Tube Park, 2 day lodges, equipment rentals, restuarants and a Nordic and Snowboard Center. Hoodoo is located on the summit of the Santiam Pass on Highway 20, just 20 miles northwest of Sisters, 40 miles northwest of Bend, 75 miles east of Albany, 85 miles southeast of Salem, and 75 miles northeast of Springfield/Eugene. For more information go to: Hoodoo Ski Area

McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass Scenic Byway This 82-mile route through the Willamettephoto and Deschutes National Forest lets you set your own pace. You can take a two-hour drive along this scenic roadway, enjoying vistas of the snowcapped Cascade peaks and dramatic lava fields. Or spend a more leisurely five hours exploring the Byway with stops at robins-egg blue lakes, rushing waterfalls like Sahalie and Koosah Falls, and deep forests. You'll see volcanoes that are covered in glaciers and snow, views of Broken Top Mountain and the Three Sisters, and hiking along the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail. Stop at the Dee Wright Observatory for amazing views of the peaks.

Sisters, Oregon where the outdoors take center stage, and for good reason. Surrounded by gleaming lakes, ponderosa pine forests, and the snowy Three Sisters Mountains, this is a phenomenal place to visit. In addition to its rivers and hiking trails, Sisters offers antique shops, art galleries, attractions, and excellent restaurants. You'll also find a range of festivals including the Village Green Craft Shows, the Sisters Bead Stampede, Art Strolls, the Sisters Rodeo, the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show, the Antique Show, the Western and Native American Arts Festival, the Sisters Folk Festival, the Sisters Jazz Festival, and the Harvest Faire. For more information go to: Sisters Chamber of Commerce

The City of Eugene offers a vibrant downtown and colorful photocommunity, filled with green parks, a lively college campus, and a colorful arts community. Located between the Cascade Mountains and the Oregon Coast Range. You'll enjoy incredible restaurants, enchanting boutiques, brew pubs, wineries, and hikes along the riverside greenway system. Spend a day walking, jogging, biking, or in-line skating, all while admiring views of the river and the town beyond. You can tour the rhododendron gardens, stroll the Lorane Country Trail, or shop the legendary Saturday Market. Eugene is approximately 80 miles from Clear Lake Resort. For more information go to: Eugene Chamber of Commerce


Map & Directions off I-5:

Portland, OR: Take exit 253 for OR-22 E toward Detroit Lake/Bend (for .3 mi). Turn left onto OR-22/Mission St SE ontinue on OR22 E (for 80.1 mi). Sharp right onto OR-126 W/US-20 W (For 3.2 mi). Turn left onto OR-126 E/Mc Kenzie Hwy (for 180 ft). Trun right onto OR-126 W/Mc Kenzie Hwy (for 3.7 mi). Resort will be on East side of highway.

Eugene./Springfield, OR: Travel East on Hwy 126 for 71 miles. Resort willl be on East side of highway.

Sisters, OR: Travel West on OR-126 W/US-20 W/W Cascade Ave (for 29.0). Turn left onto OR-126 E/Mc Kenzie Hwy. Turn right onto OR-126 E/Mc Kenzie Hwy (for 3.7 mi). Resort will be on East side of highway.

Sweet Home, OR: Travel east on US-20 E/Main St (for 44.3) continue to follow US-20 E.

Turn right onto OR-126 E/Mc Kenzie Hwy (for 180ft). Turn right onto OR-126 W/Mc Kenzie Hwy (for 3.7 mi). Resort will be on east side of highway.



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