Campers snap up local spots
February 10, 2021
Thinking about spending a weekend at one of the local campgrounds this summer?
Better move fast or you can forget it.
Weekends at River Bend, Cascadia State Park and Clear Lake are booked into late September and Sunnyside is full through July and August, said Karrie King, county reservations specialist.
King said that in her 21 years taking reservations for campsites in Linn County, this has been the busiest year ever.
“December was a little slow,” she said last week, “but starting out on Jan. 2, I’ve been solid on the phone.”
She said bookings are normally at this level “f...