Head O' Boulder Forest Camp

Area Status: Unreachable

This rustic camp offers a few sites and is also a trailhead which accesses the Vinegar Hill Scenic Area. It is only maintained during hunting season.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 04/17/2014: Head O'Boulder Forest Camp trailhead is open, however the road leading to the area may not be passible by passenger vehicle due to snow or mud.
Fees No fee
Open Season: Early June
Usage: Light
Best Season: Early Summer
Busiest Season: Late Summer
Closest Towns: Austin Junction, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From John Day drive east on US Highway 26 for approximately 15 miles to Austin Junction. Drive north on US Highway 7 for one mile to County Road 20. Drive west on County Road 20 for approximately 14 miles to Forest Service Road 45. Drive north on Forest Service Road 45 approximately 8 miles to Forest Service Road 4500-537. Drive east on Forest Service Road 4500-537 toward Indian Rock Lookout. This road will disect Head O'Boulder Forest Camp.

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Campground Camping

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites3 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone

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