Big Pine Campground

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed
 

Temporary Closure Order due to hazardous trees.

These sites are located in a rustic camp. Campsites are suitable for tents and trailers. This site is home of the world's tallest ponderosa pine tree.  

Facilities

  • 12 campsites with picnic tables, and fire pits
  • Drinking water (hand pump)
  • 3 vault toilets
  • Garbage disposal (during open season)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 03/15/2013: No current conditions report available.
Reservations: First come, first served
Fees
  • $5 for campsite
  • $2 for extra vehicle
Open Season: May
Usage: Medium
Restrictions:
  • Quiet hours between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m.
  • Campfires in developed fire pits only
  • Fireworks are prohibited
  • Dogs must be on leash
  • OHV/ATV use prohibited in the campground
  • Maximum length of stay: 14 days
Closest Towns: Grants Pass, OR
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

Located 17.8 miles Northwest of Grants Pass, OR. Off I-5 west on the Merlin-Galice road about 12 miles left onto Forest Service road 25 and go 12 miles to the campground.


Parking:
  • Maximum vehicle length: 20 feet

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

  • Nice rustic campground with easy to moderate hiking trails.  
  • A swing set, horse shoe pit, large meadow for volley ball, Frisbee, baseball, and other activities.  
  • Trail for Mountain Bikes.
  • Camp sites are along a small mountain stream in an old growth forest setting.
  • The site of the "Big Pine" tree.

Hiking

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
42.45858519
  Longitude : 
-123.6760175
  Elevation : 
2,400 feet