Elk Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

view of forested setting and campsites in Elk Creek Campgroun

Near the Wild and Scenic North Fork Malheur River, the campground provides opportunities for hunting and stream fishing. This small rustic campground is popular durning hunting seasons.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 11/10/2014: Elk Creek Campground is open for the season. Visitors will encounter snow and muddy conditions. Please be prepared for freezing temperatures and rapidly changing weather conditions.
Reservations: All campgrounds on the Malheur National Forest are first come first serve.
Fees No fee
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Prairie City, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Off of Highway 26 in the town of Prairie City, OR., turn onto Bridge Street follow the road up and over a small hill past the cemetary, the road becomes County Road 62, continue on County Road 62 for approximately 8 miles to the junction with Forest Road 13 the turn will be on the left.  Follow Forest Road 13 for approximately 22 miles the campground will be on the right.

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Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites5 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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