This scenic campground is located in a stand of Douglas fir, cedar and hemlock on a bluff above the McKenzie River and Carmen Reservoir. Ice Cap Creek runs along the eastern edge of the campground. Ice Cap offers 22 campsites with 9 that are walk-in tent sites. The other 13 can accommodate either tents or RVs. Each site has a fire ring and picnic table. There are vault toilets, firewood for sale, and a host onsite. There is no drinking water.
The location provides easy access to the McKenzie River Trail and to Koosah and Sahalie Falls. The McKenzie Wild & Scenic River is well known for boating and fishing as are Carmen Reservoir, Fish L ake and Clear Lake.