Crescent Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

On Crescent Creek, this site offers opportunities for fishing and picnicking. The campground is rustic, with older facilities.  The campground is a great base for those wishing to visit the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, hike, hunt or just explore. Wildlife viewing is excellent at Crescent campground from small creatures such as chipmunks and squirrels to larger animals such as deer coming to the creek to drink.  Many varieties of birds are seen in the area as well as beautiful wildflowers during late spring and early summer. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 10/12/16:  Crescent Campground is open
Fees No fee
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Prairie City, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Pit Toilet, older with a step up to enter.
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From the town of Prairie City, OR., turn onto South Main Street, follow the South Main Street to the junction with Bridge Street.  Turn left onto Bridge Street and follow past the cemetary, the road then becomes County Road 62. Follow County Road 62 approximately 17 miles the campground will be on the right. 


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Campground Camping

This campground is popular during big game hunting seasons in fall and early winter.  The older facilities allow visitors to enjoy a quiet stay along Crescent Creek.

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites4 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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