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

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