Description

Elk Creek Campground is what Ron Swanson’s dreams are made of. Its five first-come, first-served sites sit far back in the woods off Forest Road 13, near the North Fork Malheur Wild and Scenic River. While there’s a good chance you won’t have to face another human while you’re out there, you’ll see lots of Rocky Mountain Elk and mule deer in the winter. And in the summer, the river is filled with trout. Before you head off the grid, check the website for closures--ice and snow can make it impassable! Though that wouldn’t stop Ron…
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
5 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Off-roading (OHV)
Climbing
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Elk Creek Campground.

Forest
Lake
River, stream, or...
Waterfall
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Park
Malheur National Forest
State
Oregon
Country
United States
Phone Number
(541) 575-3000
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
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Coordinates
44.246° N, 118.398° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 5 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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