Wildcat Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

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This quiet and cool forested campground provides an escape from the intense desert heat in the summer months. It is located near the Mill Creek Wilderness and gives campers opportunities to see old growth dependent species, such as the pileated woodpecker, and hike the Twin Pillars non-motorized trail.

A trailhead is located adjacent to the campground providing access to Mill Creek Wilderness and Twin Pillars Trail.

At a Glance

Fees Per night, per site fee: $8/first vehicle; $3/each additional vehicle.
Restrictions: No motorized vehicles or bicycles are permitted in Wilderness areas.
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault Toilet (4)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Prineville: Travel 9 miles northeast on Highway 26 to Mill Creek Road (Forest Road 33).  Turn left on Mill Creek Road and follow it approximately 10 miles to the campground sign.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Most of the campsites are flat, providing easy barrier-free access.

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites17 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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