Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Government Camp

The mountains, lake and waterfalls are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Government Camp. This city's skiing, hiking and camping draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Government Camp

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing, hiking and camping. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Government Camp has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Summit Ski Area (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Mount Hood Skibowl (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Snow Bunny Sliding Area Sno Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Mirror Lake Trail (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Timberline Lodge Ski Area (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Mount Hood Meadows (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Government Camp

Travellers enjoy Government Camp for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in February, November, January or December, when snowfall averages 102.72 inches and temperatures average -4°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Government Camp

Travellers enjoy Government Camp for its mountain views and lakeside setting. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Government Camp is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Hood National Forest (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Lost Lake (13.7 mi / 22 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Government Camp

Fly into Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.), the closest airport, located 44.9 mi (72.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Government Camp?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 289 holiday lettings around Government Camp. From 107 cabins to 83 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Government Camp? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Government Camp. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Multorpor Chairlift: 292 holiday lettings
  • Timberline Lodge Ski Area: 287 holiday lettings
  • Mirror Lake Trail: 292 holiday lettings
  • Mount Hood Skibowl: 275 holiday lettings
  • Snow Bunny Sliding Area Sno Park: 290 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Government Camp listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Government Camp?

Yes, of course. offers 107 Cabins in Government Camp. Our other popular types of Government Camp holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 107 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 21 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Government Camp?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 85 holiday homes with pool available in Government Camp. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.