05/05/2016: Head O'Boulder Forest Camp Trailhead is open. Visitors will encounter snow. Roads leading into the area may become impassible to passenger vehicles due to snow, ice or mud.
Austin Junction, OR
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From Prairie City, OR., drive east on US Highway 26 for approximately 13 miles to the junction with US Highway 7. Take US Highway 7 for one mile to the junction with County Road 20. Follow County Road 20 for approximately 14 miles to the junction with Forest Service Road 45. Follow Forest Service Road 45 approximately 8 miles to Forest Service Road 4500-537. Follow Forest Service Road 4500-537 toward Indian Rock Lookout. This road will disect Head O'Boulder Forest Camp.
This rustic camp sits within the Vinegar Hill-Indian Rock Scenic Area, with trails leading out from the campsite. This campsite is small and secluded, with fewer visitors throughout the summer allowing visitors a chance to explore the Vinegar Hill-Indian Rock Scenic Area. The campground is busiest in late summer through early winter during big game hunting seasons.