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Swayne Viewpoint Campground

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Rogue River National Forest
6941 Upper Applegate Road
Jacksonville, OR 97530

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Number of Sites:
2 sites
2000 feet


This viewpoint gives folks a grand view of Applegate dam & intake tower, the northeast portion of the lake, and surrounding peaks including: the Red Buttes, Kangaroo Mountain, and Cook & Green Butte to the south, Stein Butte and Elliott Creek Ridge to the southeast, Little Grayback Mountain to the east, and Woodrat Mountain to the north.



2000 feet
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Total Sites:
2 sites

Map + Directions

Basic Directions

Travel south from Jacksonville 6.5 miles on Highway 238 to Ruch and turn left on to Upper Applegate Road (County Road 859). Continue south approximately 14 miles to Applegate Lake, Swayne Viewpoint is just beyond the road that crosses the dam.

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