Joseph Stewart County Park

Joseph H. Stewart Recreation Area overlooks Lost Creek Lake, the popular destination for hikers, bikers, anglers and boaters.

The park is about 40 miles from Crater Lake National Park and makes an excellent jumping-off point for an exploration of southern Oregon.

Joseph-Stewart-campingYear-round CampingAs of April 1, 2021, Oregon State Parks Discounts and Waivers do not apply to Joseph Stewart Park, due to the park changing operations to Jackson County Parks.

The park offers over 200 campsites, many with electric hookups. Ideally located along the Rogue River, the campground is a perfect place to relax and enjoy the many features the park has to offer. Family-friendly bike paths leading to the day use area, swim beach, resort and other amenities are a great way to spend the day exploring. For those that are more adventurous, the park is a perfect home base to explore the upper Rogue River, Crater Lake and the Southern Oregon Cascades.

Make your Reservations Now ONLINE or call the Parks Office at (541) 774-8183.

Picture yourself in a campsite overlooking the reservoir with wildlife, large conifer trees, and mountains surrounding you.

Joseph Stewart ResortMARINA & STORE HOURS

Only a short bike ride down the campground trail will bring you to the Joseph Stewart Resort. The Resort is in the day use portion of the park and is complete with a camp store, small café, and a marina that offers boat rentals and boat moorage. The Resort is typically open mid-April through October, with hours of operation varying seasonally.

If you are interested in reserving a boat, or a moorage slip please contact the Marina office at (541) 560-3580 during operating hours (listed above).

lost-creek-boatingTake a Hike or Ride a Bike

Stretch your legs on 5½ miles of hiking trails and 6 miles of bike paths within the park. The trails connect the day-use area with the campground and connect with other trails outside the park. A trail near the Group Camp restroom crosses a bridge and leads to a small, scenic waterfall.

Joseph Stewart is near the U.S. Forest Service’s Upper Rogue River hiking trail, which connects with the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail near Crater Lake.

Amenities & Park Fees
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Water Hookup - $28/night
Water & Electric Hookups - $33/night
(All site fees include 1 Vehicle)

Group Camp - $150/night

Additional Vehicles (limit two) are $6/night
Reservation Fee - $8.00/per site (online)
$10.00/per site (by phone) for Campsites.
Firewood is $6.00/bundle
Maximum of 8 people per Campsite
Maximum Stay Limit at ALL Jackson County Parks: 14 days out of any 30-day period

  • 151 electrical sites with water (Some sites in B Loop have a lake view)
  • 50 tent sites with water (D Loop)
  • Two group tent camping areas 
  • Flush toilets and hot showers 
  • RV dump station
  • Fenced off-leash area for dogs
  • Playground between B and D loops 
RV Dump Station onsite for registered campers ONLY

Joseph Stewart Location