Hemlock Campground is on the northeast the shore of 640-acre Medicine Lake. As the crow flies, Medicine Lake is 42 miles northeast of Weed and 10 miles southwest of Lava Beds National Monument. Those who make the circuitous drive to Medicine Lake are rewarded with enjoyable boating, fishing, and hiking. A forest of pines and firs surround the lake which is in the crater of a collapsed volcano. Hemlock Campground is closest to the beach of launch ramp of the 4 campgrounds at Medicine Lake.
Hemlock Campground has 19 campsites for RVs, trailers, and tents. Campsites have good shade from a pine a fir forest. Some campsites are lakeside and many have nice lake views. Stone firepits are found at many campsites. The campground has a 14 day limit.
General Camping Information
Opening and closing dates of campgrounds are only estimates, usually dependent on snow conditions. Not all campsites can accommodate trailers or RVs of all lengths. Check carefully on the website when you make your reservation to be sure your vehicle will fit your campsite.
In order to prevent the spread of invasive insects, obtain firewood locally.
Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate