All Malheur National Forest Offices will be closed starting at 1:30 pm Wednesday, November 25 through Thursday November 26 in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. All offices will reopen regular business hours Friday, November 27.
Supervisor's Office/Blue Mountain Ranger District
Hours of Operation: 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
431 Patterson Bridge Rd
Mailing: P.O. Box 909
John Day, OR 97845
Emigrant Creek Ranger District
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Closed for lunch 12:00 to 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
265 Highway 20 South
Hines, OR 97738
Prairie City Ranger District
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Closed for lunch 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Located near the old Canyon Meadows Reservoir, opportunities at this site include hiking, hunting, this rustic campground sets at the edge of the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness. The reservoir no longer holds water. The campground has wood picnic tables and older fire rings.
At a Glance
11/24/2015: Canyon Meadows Campground is closed due.
Campgrounds on the Malheur National Forest are first come first serve.
Canyon City, OR
Vault Toilet (1),
From the town of John Day, OR., take US Highway 395 south approximately 9 miles to the junction of County Road 65. Follow County Road 65 for approximately 6 miles at which time the road becomes Forest Service Road 15, continue on Forest Service Road 15 for one mile to the junction with Forest Road 1520, follow Forest Road 1520 approximately 3 miles to the campground.
The area is excellent for wildlife viewing. Wildlife in the area ranges from big game animals such as Rocky Mountain Elk and mule deer, a wide variety of birds such as magpies, sparrows and preditory birds such as hawks and eagles to smaller creatures, including squirrels and chipmunks.
Canyon Meadows Campground is a wonderful place for people wanting a nice place to spend the day and enjoy a picnick.