Sam Brown Horse Campground


Only horse camp on the Wild Rivers Ranger District.  


  • 5 campsites with picnic tables, and fire pits
  • 2 double campsites with picnic tables, and fire pits
  • Drinking water (hand pump)
  • Vault toilet
  • No garbage disposal - Please pack it out

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 03/15/2013: No current conditions report available.
Reservations: First come first served
  • $5 for campsite
  • $2 for extra vehicle
Open Season: Spring
Usage: Medium
  • 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
Information Center: Wild Rivers Ranger District

General Information

  • Maximum vehicle lenght: 24 feet


From Merlin Exit off of Interstate 5, take the Merlin / Galice Road approximately 12 miles to the Briggs Valley Road (Forest Service Road #2500). Follow the #2500 road approximately 15 miles to Forest Service Road #2512, turn right and the campground will be on the right just past Briggs Creek bridge.

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