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Offer available at 11 state parks through November, in order to encourage more camping during chilly fall weather.

COURTESY PHOTO: OREGON STATE PARKS - L.L. Stub Stewart State Park near Buxton is among the state parks where RVs can get a discount in October and November.The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) will offer discounted rates for electrical and full hookup RV campsites at nearly a dozen states parks through the end of November.

OPRD associate director Chris Havel announced the discount as a pilot program on Sept. 9 to see if the price drop can encourage campers to explore different parks during the end of the camping season.

"The fall is a great time to enjoy the changing season, and there's nothing like a cozy campfire on a brisk fall morning," Havel said. "We challenge Oregonians to discover their new favorite camping season."

Travelers will be able to use the code "FallFun19" at to receive a $7 discount off the nightly RV campsite rate. Regular RV rates range from $24-$34 a night, representating a discount of between 20 to 29 percent, depending on the state park.

The discount is available at the following Oregon State Parks:

• Bullards Beach State Park (Bandon)

• Champoeg State Heritage Area (St. Paul)

• Detroit Lake State Recreation Area (Detroit)

• Emigrant Springs State Heritage Area (Meachum)

• Farewell Bend State Recreation Area (Huntington)

• Fort Stevens State Park (Warrenton)

• Humbug Mountain State Park (Port Orford)

• Joseph H. Stewart State Recreation Area (McLeod)

• L.L. Stub Stewart Memorial State Park (Buxton)

• Prineville Reservoir State Park (Prineville)

• South Beach State Park (Newport)

The discount will also be available at Milo McIver State Park in Estacada and Viento State Park in Cascade Locks for October only.

Additional details:

• The discount applies to online advanced reservations only and will not apply to reservations made by phone or to walk-in campers, nor can OPRD apply it to existing reservations.

• The discount is only for new reservations made on or after Sep. 9, 2019.

• Reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance.

• The discount is for recreational vehicle campsites only.

ADA-accessible campsites are eligible for the discount. To reserve an ADA-accessible site and apply the discount, call the state parks information center at 800-551-6949, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

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