The Poole Creek campground lies just south of the mouth of Poole Creek on the west shore of Lemolo Lake, the highest reservoir on the North Umpqua River, in lodgepole pine, mountain hemlock, and Shasta red fir forest. The lake contains Kokanee, Eastern Brook, and a few Rainbow trout. Large German brown trout are wild native fish and can be taken on troll and fly. Waterskiing is a popular activity on portions of the lake. The lake depth exceeds 100 feet in places. Hiking trails nearby for Lemolo Falls, the North Umpqua River and the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail.
Season: May 15 to October 31 (weather permitting)
Location/Directions: Located 72 miles east of Roseburg on Highway 138, turn north onto Road 2610, the Bird's Point Road. Proceed 4 miles and turn right at the Poole Creek Campground sign. The campground is located on the west shore of Lemolo Lake.