Santiam Horse Camp to reopen
June 29, 2022
Santiam Horse Camp in the Santiam State Forest, south of Gates and north of Green Peter Lake, reopens to campers beginning Friday, July 1.
Reservations will be accepted after that date by visit reserveamerica.com and searching for “Santiam Horse Camp.”
The camp was damaged in the 2020 Labor Day fires, and was closed for the 2021 camping season. It is primarily for people camping with horses, and some spots are reserved exclusively for equestrians.
Visitors to the area are likely to see a patchwork of fire effects from 2020. Most trees in the camp area survived, but staff and volunteers...