Mineral Camp is a small campground situated along Sharps Creek at the base of the historic Hardscrabble Grade. Mineral Camp was once a stopover place for miners before starting up the long steep grade to the Bohemia Mining Area.
From Cottage Grove, OR take Exit #174 on Interstate 5, take Row River Road #2400 east 13 miles to Sharps Creek Road #2460. Turn right on road #2460 driving south for ten miles. Turn left (east) continuing on the gravel portion of Sharps Creek Road #2460 for another 2 miles. Mineral Camp is located on the south side of road #2460.