Great Pacific Northwest
Dryside Gather
Beth on the Slut
The 26th Annual GPNDG
August 18-22, 2017
Crescent Lake, OR

Google Maps:   43.492736, -121.962605
or   N 43° 29' 34" — W 121° 57' 34"

Bob 'bjet' Taylor will be BOSSing the
26th GPNDG at Crescent Lake, OR.

Last updated: 14-Aug-2017

The Site:

The GPNDG this year will be held at Simax Group Camp at Crescent Lake, Oregon in the Deschutes National Forest. The campground is located on the NE shore of Crescent Lake just south of Highway 58, and roughly 50 miles north of Crater Lake, OR. See also the important Camp Rules and Group Responsibilities. Here's a Site Map.



  • Community shelter with electrical outlets, lighting, counter tops
  • Flush Toilets
  • Showers
  • Three group sites with room for 110 people
  • Cabins, boats, and skis are available for rental at the Crescent Lake Lodge & Resort, Ph: (541) 433-2505.

Late Breaking News...

There will be a Total Solar Eclipse on Monday morning about 10:20am, and the Oregon D.O.T. thinks there will be major traffic congestion & grid-lock in some areas at that time. Be alert! Also, check the status of forest fires that might affect your riding at the Gather.

Safety Information:

There is a Health Center (La Pine Community Health Center) but they are closed Saturday and Sunday. Angel Medflight is open 24/7, as is ACLS Advance Air Ambulance.

General emergency 911
La Pine Community Health Center (541) 536-3435
Angel Medflight Worldwide Air Ambulance  (866) 604-8307
A ACLS Advanced Air Ambulance (888) 265-2457
Klamath County Sheriff
(Crescent, OR)
(541) 536-1758
Oakridge Police Dept.
(Oakridge, OR)
(541) 782-4232


The Gather can't happen without volunteers, please consider offering to help in some capacity. There is a page here listing the sub-bosses for each major area of responsibility. Many of them need help. Please offer.


Registration will open around Memorial Day, 2017. PayPal allows us 60 days to refund someone's payment without any charge, thus our traditional delay in opening registration.

Advance registration required!

The cost is $85 per adult this year, or $40 for kids aged 6 to 12 years. To register click on the Register in the green menubar at the top of the page, or go here.

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