Canyon Meadows Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Located near the old Canyon Meadows Reservoir, opportunities at this site include hiking, hunting, wilderness access, wildlife viewing, and wild flower viewing. The reservoir does not hold water, so water-based activities are poor.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 10/21/2014: Canyon Meadows Campground is open and maintained for the season.
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Canyon City, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1),
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From the town of John Day take Highway 395 south approximately 9 miles to the junction of County Road 65, the county road changes to Forest Road 15 less than one mile before the junction with Forest Road 1520, follow Forest Road 1520 approximately 3 miles to the campground.

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Campground Camping

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites5 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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