Skull Hollow Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

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Situated Southeast of Haystack Reservoir, this campground offers views of Grey Butte and easy access to the extensive Ridge Rider Trail System.

 AMENITIES:

  • NO DRINKING WATER
  • 28 standard campsites
  • No hook-ups or dumping facilities
  • 1 wooden picnic table and 1 combination fire ring/grill per campsite
  • 2 vault outhouses for the campground
  • 1 informational signboard
  • On-site campground host

NEARBY ACTIVITIES:

  • Horseback Riding Trails (Ridge Rider Trails – Cole Loop – Warner Loop, Grey Butte Trail)
  • Hiking Trails (Ridge Rider Trails – Cole Loop – Warner Loop, Grey Butte Trail)
  • Mountain Biking Trails (Ridge Rider Trails – Cole Loop – Warner Loop, Grey Butte Trail)
  • Rock climbing (Smith Rock State Park)
  • Hunting

At a Glance

Reservations: First Come, First Served
Fees Per night, per site fee: $5/first vehicle; $3/each additional vehicle. This is a concessionaire operated facility, and concessionaires are not required to recognize all Forest Service Passes.
Open Season: 03/19/2013 - 11/18/2013
Restrictions: The general area outside Skull Hollow campground is CLOSED to camping and fires within a ¼ mile of the road from the junction of FS 5710 and Lone Pine Road to the junction of FS 5710 and FS 5720.
Closest Towns: Prineville, Oregon
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Aud & Di Campground Services as a Special Use Permit that is administrated by the US Forest Service
Information Center: Aud & Di Campgroudn Operations (208) 270-0094

General Information

Directions:

From Madras: 

 -Travel South on Highway 97

 - Take Lone Pine Road and proceed East

 - Turn Left onto Skull Hollow (Forest Service Road 5710)

 - Skull Hollow campground will be on the Left
 

From Prineville:

 -Travel North on Highway 26

 - Take Lone Pine Road and head South/West

 - Turn Right onto Skull Hollow (Forest Service Road 5710)

 - Skull Hollow campground will be on the Left.


General Notes:

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

28 standard campsites

One wooden picnic table and one combination fire ring/grill per campsite

Two vault outhouses

On-site campground host

RV Camping

RV camping is available, however there are no hook-ups or dumping amenities.