One of the most popular Eugene-area campgrounds, Richardson Park, is located on Fern Ridge Reservoir. This family-friendly camping destination is ideal for water sports fans. Enjoy the shoreline path, hiking, kids' play structure, volleyball, horseshoe pits, amphitheater and picnic shelters. Seasonal and short-term moorage and a boat ramp with boat trailer parking are available. The eighty-eight-site campground is open mid-April to mid-October. Sites accommodate RV or tents. Sixteen miles (26 km) west of Eugene.
Close to the town of Veneta, the Fern Ridge area is excellent for birding and cycling through Oregon Wine Country. More campgrounds and RV parks are available across the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region.