Area Status: Open
Big Creek Campground sits at the edge of beautiful Logan Valley along Big Creek and is a great starting point for multiple recreation opportunities, including mountain biking, hiking, stream fishing, hunting and bird watching and exploring the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness. In the spring and early summer the area is exceptional for wildflower viewing.
At a Glance
||03/16/2016: Big Creek Campground is open, and the water is off for the season. Visitors to the area will encounter snow. Please be advised that many trails, and roads to the north west of the campground are still closed. Canyon Creek Complex closure order and map.
||$8/Night for single unit, $4/Night for extra vehicle
||Seneca, OR; Prairie City, OR
||Vault Toilet (2)
From the town of Prairie City, OR., turn onto South Main Street. Follow South Main Street to the junction with Bridge Street. Turn left onto Bridge Street and follow out of town past the local cemetary. The road then becomes County Road 62. Follow County Road 62 approximately 19 miles to the junction with Forest Road 16. Turn West onto Forest Road 16, follow for approximately 6 miles the campground will be on the right.
During the winter months, due to deep snow levels, Big Creek Campground becomes accessible by snowmobile, ski or snowshoe. Passenger vehicles cannot reach the area. This area is part of a network of snowmobile trails, and a great place to stop for a break from a trail ride.
Sites have extended length picnic tables, packed gravel surfaces leading to the restrooms. Restrooms have packed gravel leading to concrete pads to the entry.