Lick Creek Campground

  

Forest campground with toilet building in foreground

Located along the Hells Canyon Scenic Byway in the national recreation area, this campground offers an enjoyable camping experience along Lick Creek. Popular activities include camping, relaxing, day hikes, and exploring along the byway.

Lick Creek Trailhead

At a Glance

Reservations: No reservations are needed for this site.
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees Single unit campsites = $6.00/night. A self-service fee station is located at the campground.
Open Season: June
Usage: Light
Restrictions: General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site.
Closest Towns: Enterprise, Oregon (30 miles)
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From Enterprise, Oregon travel south on Oregon State 82 to Joseph for about 6.5 miles; In Joseph turn left on Oregon State 350 for about 8 miles; Turn right on the Wallowa Loop Road (also known as the Hells Canyon Scenic Byway); Travel on this road which eventually becomes Forest Road 39 for 16 miles. The campground is on the left after the Lick Creek crossing.

Advisory: The scenic byway is usually closed by snow from late October through late May or early June and is not passable with motor vehicles.


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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

12 campsites; 5 tent/trailer and 7 tent only

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites12 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone

RV Camping

Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNo
Hookup - SewerNo

Fishing

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Picnicking

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Amenities

Camping trailer 5 tent/trailer sites
Toilets Vault accessible toilet
Accessible Accessible vault toilets
Picnic tables At each campsite
Fee charged for some activities Overnight fee required
Tent camping 7 tent only sites
Fire Danger Level: Low
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.157647
  Longitude : 
-117.034297
  Elevation : 
5440 feet