Slide Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Adjacent to the northern border of the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, this campground offers opportunities for stream fishing, hiking, hunting, and Wilderness access. From the campground Slide Creek Trail #386 starts at the campground.  Set amongst ponderosa pine trees along Slide Creek this campground is a only a mile from Strawberry Campground and the Strawberry Basin Trailhead

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 11/17/2014: Slide Creek Campground is open.  However, visitors will encounter snow and ice.  Please be prepared for freezing conditions, and rapidly changing weather.
Fees No fee
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Restrictions: No mechanized vehicles permitted in the wilderness, including bikes and game carts.
Closest Towns: Prairie City, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Prairie City, OR., turn south onto Bridge Street.  Follow Bridge Street up and over a small hill to the junction with Bridge Street again on the right.  Turn South onto Bridge Street, this road becomes County Road 60 continue on County Road 60 for approximately 7 miles the road then becomes Forest Road 6001.  Continue on Forest Road 6001 for approximately 1 mile the campground will be on the left.

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Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites3 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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