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.
Joaquin Miller Campground is located 19 miles north of Burns, Oregon on US Highway 395. Despite the easily accessed location, this 8 site campground receives light use most of the year. Developed to accommodate stock, Joaquin Miller has two pipe stock corrals and hitching rails available to users. Please pack out what you pack in, there is no trash service provided.
At a Glance
11/23/2015: Joaquin Miller Campground is open, however the water has been shut off for the season. Gates will be closed December 1, 2015.
$8/Night for single unit, $4/Night for extra vehicle
May - December 1
This campground can accomodate 20 ft lenght and under camp trailers.
Vault Toilet Accessible (1)
From the town of Burns, OR., travel 2.8 miles east on US Highway 20 to the junction with US Highway 395 turn north onto US Highway 395. Continue on US Highway 395 north towardst he town of John Day, OR., approximately 16.4 miles, the campground will be on the left.
Visitors can enjoy a great rest after a long day of traveling along US Highway 395. This campground set amongst ponderosa pine trees is also a wonderful base camp for those wishing to explore the Malheur National Forest further. Nearby trails allow visitors miles of trail to explore while enjoying the beautiful scenery, top it all off with a quiet evening around the campfire, a great way to spend a day.