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Tumalo State Park

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Address: 64120 OB Riley Rd., Bend, OR
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+1 541-388-6055
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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My brother moved to BEND recently so we decided to do one more camping trip for the year and stay at this State Park. Two different camp hosts; Don and Barry, along with both... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 26, 2016
Terri B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

My brother moved to BEND recently so we decided to do one more camping trip for the year and stay at this State Park. Two different camp hosts; Don and Barry, along with both their wives. Both couples were amazing. One morning the power went out in the campground. They were on it!! Only 10 minutes. Bathrooms and showers were... More 

Thank Terri B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Grreat medium sized campground. Was quiet and people were friendly when I was there . Stayed in a yurt and it was clean and warm. Good areas to walk around , firewood and ice sales on premise. Very enjoyable

Thank Peggy K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

We love camping in Central Oregon in our small travel trailer. We have an awesome array of great camping places and Tumalo State Park is among the best. Right now part of the campground area is closed for the winter but B Loop is open. It's a cozy place with full hookups, on site hosts and Rangers who check in... More 

Thank Debraandbenjamin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Plenty of activities to do in this area but hiking is probably our favorite. Easiest hike is to the platform to view the falls but an even better viewing point is under the falls, literally! There is a trail leading down to the creek before you get to the platform so pay attention. You can stand under the falls and... More 

Thank pglaw
Wasco, Oregon
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56 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

This state park has 3 camping loops but two of them close in early October, when we were there. The bathrooms are new and kept very clean. I recommend making a reservation, especially if you want an RV site with hook-ups. They also have 7 yurts which can be reserved.

Thank Peggy M
Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

Stayed for 3 nights while we hiked and mountain biked in the Bend area. Our site (16) was very small -- other sites were a bit bigger but none in the B and C loop had much privacy. A sites down by the river looked much nicer. Day use area is beautiful. Bathrooms (free hot, or at least warm showers)... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

We camped here for 5days and loved every minute! Peaceful, clean with great amenities. The Yurts looked like a fun place to stay. Look forward to visiting again.

Thank Karen C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Tumalo State Park is a great place to camping and enjoy a walk with the kids, is a river y the park you can go inside, if you have any question the park rangers can help you plus they sell wood for a fire if you don't have one. to reserve you have to do it online and at least... More 

Thank Jorge N
Bend, Oregon
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10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Great picknic area for whole family with lots grass and trees. Then cool off more we all floated river. Water by park was nothing as rough as picture shows and we had my grandkids floating with us.

Thank mrbend21
Broomfield, Colorado
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177 reviews
48 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

This place is cramped. There is sites right up next to the bathroom. Noisy. No real amenities, however, town is very close. The sites nearer the group sites are most spacious and are hook up. The sites 40-46 are on top of one another. Site 43, very difficult to back into!! Saw someone try. Site 45 is almost in the... More 

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