Register now for ‘Let’s Go Camping’ (2011)


Don’t know how to pitch a tent?

Learn how this summer at a “Let’s Go Camping” event at an Oregon State Park.  Along with mastering tent basics, you’ll learn how to build a campfire and set up a safe campsite. Watch experts cook a Dutch oven meal. Explore trails on guided wildlife and plant hikes.

You can register for two-night events June 17-19 at South Beach and Umpqua Lighthouse state parks; June 24-26 at Farewell Bend State Park; and July 22-24 at Cascadia State Park.

Prefer to ease in to camping? One-night events are open:

Call 1-888-953-7677 to register for a session. The cost is $20 per family. The series is co-sponsored by STIHL, REI and Play Outdoors.

Let’s Go Camping

Let's Go Camping at Cascadia State Park, Oregon.

Robert Smith, beach & recreation safety coordinator for Oregon State Parks, shows campers how to finesse a fishing rod.

Posted on May 25, 2011, in event, state parks and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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