Badger Lake Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Badger Lake Campground is adjacent to Badger Lake and one of the major portals to the Badger Creek Wilderness.  It's a rough drive to the campground, but campers are rewarded with a beautiful lake and access to the Badger Creek Wilderness with nearby access to  Badger Lake Trail #479A, and Badger Creek Trail.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Due to high fire danger coupled with the rough road limiting emergency access, the Barlow Ranger District is temporarily closing Forest Service road 4860-140 to vehicle use. The campground at Badger Lake is still open for use, however must be accessed on foot.  8/27/15
Reservations: No reservations
Open Season: June
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply. Motorized boats are prohibited in Badger Lake. 
Closest Towns: Wamic, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)

General Information

Directions:

From Tygh Valley, OR - go about 18 miles west on Forest Road 48, 7 miles north on FR 4860, and 4 miles north on FR 4860-140. FR 4860-140 may require high clearance or 4WD.


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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Very popular for those that dare make the trek on the very rustic road. There are 4 established campsites on Badger Lake. Wilderness restrictions apply.
Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites4 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone

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