Big Spring Campground


This campground is located in an open ponderosa pine forest and has sites large enough for moderately sized RV's.

At a Glance

Fees No Fee
Restrictions: Size and number of trailer sites limited.
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Prineville: Take Highway 26 east 16 miles to Forest Road 42. Travel on Forest Road 42 east for 8 miles to the Ochoco Ranger Station. Continue 23 miles to Deep Creek Campground, where you take Forest Road 4270 for 5 miles, then 1.5 miles northeast on Forest Road 4270 to the campground. 

From Paulina: Take County Road 112 east for 3.5 miles to Beaver Creek Road (County Road 113), then northeast on Beaver Creek Road for 8 miles to Forest Road 42. Travel on Forest Road 42 north for 8 miles to Six Corners, continuing on Forest Road 42 west for 8 miles. Finally take Forest Road 4270 northeast for  .5 miles to the campground. 

From US 26 (13 miles east of Mitchell and 25 miles west of Dayville): Take Forest Road 12 south for 18 miles to Forest Road 4270, continuing west 8 miles to the campground.

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites6 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone

RV Camping

Reservation InfoNot reservable
Hookup - WaterNo
Size Restrictionsunknown
No. of Sites6
No. of Accessible sites0
Dump StationsNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNo
Hookup - SewerNo