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town guide:

Tollgate, Oregon

The following town guide to Tollgate, Oregon was written during the COVID-19 pandemic. Business hours are likely to change in the future as the pandemic abates.

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town information

Tollgate is a very small unincorporated community on Oregon Highway 204. Services are limited in Tollgate.

Elevation: 5,045 feet

Population: Varies seasonally

Getting there from the trail: Services are 1.2 miles west on Highway 204.

map of Tollgate with town amenities

town amenities

Post Office

There is no post office in Tollgate.

Groceries/Resupply/Restaurant

 

Alpine Restaurant and Store

The Alpine Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, ice cream, and homemade desserts. Prime rib dinner on Friday and Saturday (reservations recommended). WiFi is available. Website: https://www.bluemountianoutpost.com/

 

The Alpine Store sells baked goods, cold drinks, and very limited snacks and energy bars. They also sell limited non-food items such as Tylenol, wet wipes, and batteries. A full resupply is not possible here; we recommend you send a box to the store. Call 541-969-0114 to confirm. Address your box as follows:

Your name

℅ Alpine Outpost

62393 Hwy 204

Weston, OR 97886

Address and Phone Number: 62393 OR-204, Weston, OR 97886  541-969-0114

Hours: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm 7 days a week (summer hours; subject to change)

Lodging

Tamarack 3 Bears Inn

The Tamarack 3 Bears Inn is a bed & breakfast lodge with 5 rooms. It’s directly across the street from the Alpine Restaurant and Store. No cable TV, but there is a TV in the common living room with DVDs. Laundry may be available. Although the Tamarack is not owned by the Alpine, reservations may be made by calling the Alpine at 541-969-0114.

Address and Phone Number: 62388 OR-204, Weston, OR 97886  541-969-0114

Camping

 

Woodward Campground

Woodward Campground has 15 campsites with vault toilets and non-potable water. Open July to September. Website: https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/umatilla/recarea/?recid=57087

Address: 1 mile east of Tollgate on NF-020.

Rates: $12/night

ATM

There is no ATM in Tollgate.

Cell Service

There is weak and intermittent Verizon, US Cellular, and T-Mobile coverage.

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