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Ainsworth State Park

I-84 exit 35 in the Columbia Gorge, Portland, OR 97205
+1 800-551-6949
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Sweet lawdy

This is a real pretty park with a lot of options for walking and hiking and even sunbathing when... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Alzor S
Late night arrival after a long Thursday

We pulled into A1 after dark at 830PM thinking lucky us...we have a spot! Oops we saw the reserved... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
Bob C
Kaysville, Utah
via mobile
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I-84 exit 35 in the Columbia Gorge, Portland, OR 97205
+1 800-551-6949
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a real pretty park with a lot of options for walking and hiking and even sunbathing when the weather is real good.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We pulled into A1 after dark at 830PM thinking lucky us...we have a spot! Oops we saw the reserved sign after setting up but we were still lucky to find A8 open. Very level pad with full hookups for $28. You can slightly hear I-84's...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This review is a bit long- but wanted to give good information on our experience at this campground. When we arrived- there was a park ranger right there to greet us and check us in. She was very nice and it was quick & easy....More

1  Thank IbMsLea
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

If you want to avoid the busloads of crowds hiking up to the Falls, go very early in the morning. My friend and I were there on a Monday morning and by 11 AM, it was packed. It was uncomfortably packed. The hike up to...More

Thank Ellie B
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We were supposed to camp here but were running late and it was raining so we stayed in Portland and drove over in the morning to visit Multnomah Falls. We drove through the campground which looked nice, we were sorry we didn't get to stay...More

Thank Adventuredawgs
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Ainsworth State Park is a nice campground and close to waterfalls, hiking trails, fishing, interesting cities to visit and cool bridges to cross and of course beautiful views of the Columbia Gorge. I am in my 40 foot Motorcoach and stayed in B-8. Yes it...More

1  Thank VictoryVisionTim
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We came up the gorge from Portland to view the local waterfalls which were spectacular! Hikers, this is paradise for you. We did have some confusion when we arrived and chose a spot that was marked reserved and hooked up. All sites were marked that...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Glad to find this and to find a spot available! Full hookups for $24! There is a train very close but I love trains so it didn't bother me;) great location in the middle of everything wonderful! Take the scenic highway and stop everywhere!!! Lots...More

Thank fishluvr
Reviewed 17 April 2016

I was in the area just to see the waterfalls and a couple hikes. This park has campgrounds, day use area, and access to hiking trails.

Thank Travel_moore4
Reviewed 12 April 2016

The Hike up to the top of the falls is a fairly easy one. Lots of switchbacks and paved surface make for a nice hike.

Thank AnAmericanFamily
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Can you camp in here
30 June 2016|
Response from fishluvr | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are also available to reserve on line, Google search, small nice camp area many falls just a few minutes away:)
Do they have showers? And are they coin operated?
21 March 2016|
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Considering camping here. Would you feel comfortable leaving your tent and gear there while exploring area?
9 July 2015|
Response from sjdesrv | Reviewed this property |
I feel comfortable leaving my gear at any of the campgrounds. Just make sure you take valuables with you (cash, phone, camera etc.)