Murray Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Photo by-Sunny Smith

On the northern edge of Logan Valley, on the south side of the Strawberry Mountains, this campground is a good base for exploring the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness.  From this campground hiking opportunties are numerous, within 3 miles of the campground are three seperate trailheads that lead into the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness; Lake Creek Trail, Meadow Fork Trail, Snowshoe/Big Creek Trailhead. Hunting and stream fishing are also popular at this site.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 04/21/2015: Murray Campground is open. However the campground may not be reachable due to snow and mud. Campground maintenance for the 2015 season has not yet begun.
Fees $8/Night for single unit, $4/Night for extra vehicle
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Prairie City, OR., Seneca, OR.
Water: No
Restroom: Vault toilet with compacted gravel approach and concrete pad entry
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Prairie City, OR., turn onto 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 for approximately 20 miles to the junction with Forest Road 16.  Turn west on Forest Road 16, follow Forest Road 16 for approximately 7 miles to the junction with Forest Road 924.  Follow Forest Road 924 for approximately 2 miles the campground will be on the left.

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Campground Camping

The campground is a 6 site campground with compacted gravel and dirt entries, concrete extended tables and raised fire rings. The campground gets very busy during big game hunting season in late late summer and early fall.

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites5 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sites5 single site(s)


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