Grider Creek Campground

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed
 

Grider Creek campground is temporarily closed due to fires in the area.

For hikers heading north on the Pacific Crest Trail the Grider Creek Campground is the first glimpse of civilization in over 40 miles. Driving from Seiad is a little over 6 miles but this campground, deep in the forest, makes you feel like you are a million miles from anywhere. The dense forest along Grider Creek provides 10 secluded campsites for tents, small RV's and trailers. There are tables, fire rings and vault restrooms. Two adjoining large corrals will accommodate 4 horses that get along. Parking is also available for Day Use and horse trailers.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed by Happy Camp Complex Fire Area closure order found at http://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/klamath/alerts-notices.
Rentals & Guides: For a list of outfitters and guides permitted by the US Forest Service to operate on the Klamath National Forest click here.
Fees No fee
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: June-August
Restrictions: Do not tie horses to trees, living or dead. Do not tie horses to corral rails or posts. Keep horses away from the creek. Avoid damage to creek bank. Carry water to horses in corrals. Water and garbage service are not provided. Bring enough water for drinking, cooking and washing as well as extra water to drown campfires each day. Please take all trash, garbage and dog droppings with you when you leave. Dogs on leash only. Camping limit 14 days.
Closest Towns: Seiad 6 miles
Water: Horses only, Not for Drinking
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From Seiad east on Hwy 96 approx. 1.4 miles. Right on Grider Rd approx 2.3 miles. Right on Forest Road 46N66 (locally known as Grider Creek Rd) approx 2.5 miles to the campground.


Parking:

Two vehicles per campsite.  Extra vehicles park in Day Use parking.


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Old Growth forest surrounds this campground with access to the Pacific Crest Trail.  Campsites are available along the creek and back away from the creek in the woods.

Reservation InfoReservations not available. All sites are first come, first served.
Fire InformationCampfires in fire rings provided, subject to local restrictions.
No. of Sites10
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Fees: No fee.

RV Camping

Old Growth forest surrounds this campground with access to PCT.

Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoNo reservations
Fire InformationCampfires in fire rings provided, subject to local restrictions.
Vechicle ClearanceWatch overhead for low hanging branches
Size Restrictions28'
No. of Sites10
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Dump StationsNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Hookup - SewerNo
Pavement Type for ParkingGravel

Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Nature Viewing

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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