Strawberry Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Typical campsite in Strawberry Campground

The campground is located at the edge of the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness.  Set amongst ponderosa pine in a beautifully wooded area, the campground is an excellent starting point for anyone wanting to hike, hunt, fish or simply relax.  Strawberry Basin Trailhead is located at the campground.  Strawberry Basin Trail #375 connects to other trails in the wilderness allowing for day hiking or backpacking trips.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 12/15/2014: The gate to Strawberry Campground has been closed, the water is off for the season.  Visitors to the area are welcome to park at Slide Creek Campground or Slide Horse Campground and hike, snowshoe or ski into the area to enjoy the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness.  The road leading to the area may become impassible to passenger vehicles, please use caution when traveling in the area.
Fees $8/Night for single unit, $4/Night for extra vehicle
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Prairie City, OR
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From the town of Prairie City, OR., turn south onto South Main Street.  Follow South Main Street to the junction with Bridge Street.  Turn left onto Bridge Street, just after turn right onto Bridge Street again.  Continue on Bridge Street out of city limits, the road becomes County Road 60 at city limits.  Continue on County Road 60 for approximately 7 miles the road then becomes Forest Service Road #6001.  Travel on Forest Road #6001 for approximately 2 miles to the campground.  This is an OPEN County road to the Forest boundary, then an open FS road to the campground. Please respect private property to the Forest boundary.


Parking:
Accessibility:

The last mile of road leading to the campground and trailhead to Strawberry Lake is very narrow, steap and after rains becomes very rutted. 


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Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites10 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone

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