You may think of the City of Portland as the “big city” and not as a camping destination. But that’s not true: there are lots of great campsites nearby where you can enjoy a relaxing, natural environment only minutes away from the city.

When choosing a campsite, make sure it provides the amenities that suit your needs. If you want to be connected to the internet or you like to get online a lot, find a campsite with wi-fi. For those that travel with pets, make sure the site is pet friendly.

Here’s a list of 11 Portland-area campsites you can visit with the RV you rent from Turn Key!

Columbia River RV Park

Columbia RV is great place for RV site travelers and long term residents in the Portland Oregon area. The RV park is located close to downtown Portland and is located near local marinas and restaurants along marine drive.

Columbia River RV Park has many fun attractions nearby. Many museums are located close by the park such as the Vista House, the Portland Art Museum and the Oregon Historical Society. The park is also a great destination for golf enthusiasts with many golf courses nearby like Broadmoor Golf Course, Colwood Golf Course, Pier Park and the Disc Golf Course. The Portland Zoo and OMSI are great activities in the area for Kids. Some of the other activities you can enjoy near the park include the Portland Japanese Garden, Lan Su Chinese Garden, Portland International Raceway, Owen Sports Complex, and The Jantzen Beach Shopping Center.


  • 20, 30, 50 Amp Hookups
  • Sewer Hookups
  • City Water Hookups
  • Over 35’ Sites Available
  • Pull-through Sites Available
  • Extra long RV’s welcome
  • Cable/DirecTV
  • Coin-Op Laundry Facilities on site
  • Recreation Room
  • Pets Welcome
  • Wifi Internet
  • Reservations accepted ahead of time
  • Regularly cleaned restrooms and showers

Jantzen Beach RV Park

Jantzen beach RV park is located in Portland near the Columbia river. The park has all the attractions of nearby Portland which is only 7 miles away.

Downtown Portland has a lot of rich culture to explore including art galleries, museums, theatrical productions and fine dining with unique restaurant options. There are also plenty of outdoor activities and places to visit such as the Portland Zoo, the Japanese Gardens, the Rose Test Gardens, and Mt. Hood.


  • Heated Swimming pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Game Room
  • Playground
  • Basketball Court
  • Horseshoes
  • Clubhouse
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Cable Tv
  • 20, 30 or 50 amp hookups
  • Water and sewer connections
  • Grassy picnic areas
  • Spotless Restrooms and Showers
  • Full Laundry Facilities

Portland Fairview RV Park

Portland Fairview RV park is located just 8 miles east of downtown Portland, Oregon. You will enjoy being surrounded by the beauty of nature while still being so close to all the attractions of downtown Portland.


  • Clubhouse
  • Swimming Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Wifi
  • Pets Welcome

Sandy Riverfront RV Resort

Sandy Riverfront RV Resort is near the Sandy River where you can enjoy cliffs, waterfalls and many fun activities and attractions.

Some of the waterfalls you can visit in the area include Multnomah falls, Triple falls, Ponytail Falls, Punch Bowl Falls, and Bridal Veil Falls. There are also many Shop for less stores at the local outlets to shop at.


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Fox Run RV Park

Fox Run is located in the Northeast area of Portland. The park is a great place for long term stays and is close to major highways, restaurants, hotels, entertainment and the airport.


  • Two Laundry Facilities
  • Women’s and Men’s restrooms and showers
  • Playground
  • On-Site management
  • On-Site maintenance
  • General Store on-site
  • Rate includes water/trash/sewer/ up to $50 electricity

Reeder Beach RV Park

Reeder Beach RV park has an exclusive beach on Sauvie Island with a beautiful view of the Columbia River. Reeder beach is located just a few miles away from warm water fishing and has many public beaches you can visit right down the road. Some of the nearby beaches are Walton Beach, Collins Beach and the North Unit Beach.

Reeder Beach RV Park has many local Beaches to enjoy such as the Reeder Beach, Walton Beach, Collins Beach and the North Unit Beach. From June to the end of October many farms open up their fields to U-Pickers where you can pick fresh flowers, corn, pumpkins, berries and much more. Some of the other activities and attractions in the area include the Reeder Beach Resort Gift Shop, many wildlife viewing areas, and the Gilbert Beach.


  • Full Hook Up Sites Overlooking Columbia River
  • Restrooms/Full Size Showers
  • On-site Country Store and Gift Shop
  • Small Propane Tanks for exchange or purchase
  • Friendly and Welcoming Staff

Island Cove RV Park

Island Cove RV Park is located on Sauvie Island just outside of Portland Oregon. At Island Cove RV Park you will be surrounded by over 12,000 acres of land that has been set aside as a wildlife reserve. This area has more than 250 species of birds, 28 species of fish, 57 species of mammals, 23 species of amphibians and 28 species of fish. This is a great place to enjoy nature while still being minutes away from Portland.

Some of the activities you can do in the area are hiking, hunting, painting, fishing, swimming, kiteboarding, beach combing, boating and nature watching.


  • 6 acres of tranquil serenity bordered by wildfire refuge
  • Beautiful grassy meadow and horseshoe pit
  • Columbia River and Mt. St. Helen views
  • Spotless Laundry and restrooms
  • Close to beautiful public beaches on the columbia river
  • Propane server available to spaces
  • Seasonal convenience store onsite, open spring through fall.
  • Large back in sites available with room for multiple slide outs
  • Full hook ups on all sites
  • Satellite Dish friendly sites
  • 20/30/50 amp electric service
  • Some fire pits available

Roamers Rest RV Park

Roamers Rest RV Park has been a place for people seeking fun and recreation since the 1920’s. The park is located near the Pacific Highway/99W and the Tualatin River with wineries, restaurants, golf courses, shops and many other Northwest attractions nearby.


  • 93 full-service sites
  • Pull-thrus
  • Wireless internet
  • Cable TV
  • Private Bathrooms
  • Energy Efficient Laundry Facilities

Pheasant Ridge RV Park

Pheasant Ridge RV Park is a 45 acre site that overlooks the Willamette Valley. Pheasant Ridge has also been rated one of the best RV parks in North America by sources like Trailer Life, Woodall’s and Good Sam Club.

Some of the activities you can enjoy around Pheasant Ridge RV Park include Shopping Golfing and Skiing. In downtown Portland you can enjoy the Portland Zoo, museums and movie watching at the theaters. Visiting the Oregon coast, Oregon wine country,  Mt. Hood and the Columbia river are some outdoor activities that you can enjoy near the park.


  • Paved full hookup
  • pull -thru
  • Back in sites
  • Onsite grocery
  • L.P. gas
  • Indoor pool and spa
  • Wi-Fi
  • 20/30/50 amp electric
  • Water and sewer
  • Onsite laundromat
  • Onsite propane tank

Rolling Hills Mobile Terrace & RV Park

Rolling Hills is a great place to stay while visiting Portland if you don’t want to spend a fortune for your stay. At the park you have access to a laundromat, our seasonal swimming pool, and all are clubhouse activities.

The park is near the Portland Spirit were you can take a sightseeing and dining cruise through Downtown Portland and the Columbia River Gorge. Some of the other fun activities and places to visit near the park include Multnomah Falls, The Japanese Gardens, Portland Zoo and the Portland Saturday Market.


  • Full Hook-Ups
  • All Sites 30/50 Amp
  • FREE Wi-Fi
  • 31 Channel
  • Clubhouse
  • Activities
  • Clean Laundry
  • Hot Showers
  • On-Site Manager

Bayport RV Park and Campground

Bayport Rv and Campground is located near the Scappoose Bay marine park and offers many different activities like boating, kayaking, fishing and tours of the local wetlands.


  • WiFi 
  • Restrooms with coin operated showers are available on site
  • 20/30 or 50 amp power