The North Fork Catherine Creek Group Campground is a small group style campground located along the North Fork of Catherine Creek. Situated near the creek in a mixed pine and fir forest, the campground is popular in the summer and fall hunting seasons for those wanting a relaxing secluded site.
At a Glance
No reservations are needed for this site.
||Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
No fees are required for this site.
||General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site.
Motorized vehicles, bicycles, carts, hang gliders and other mechanical equipment is prohibited in the Wilderness area.
||La Grande, Oregon (31 miles); Baker City, Oregon (39 miles)
The North Fork Catherine Creek Group Campground is composed of 4 large campsites around a large central parking area near the creek.
From La Grande, Oregon travel south on Highway 203 for 14 miles towards Union, Oregon; in Union turn left on East Beakman St. and follow the signs to continue on Highway 203 (also known as Medical Springs Highway); From Union travel southeast on Highway 203 for 11 more miles to Catherine Creek Road (which becomes Forest Road 7785); Turn left on Catherine Creek Road and go 5.5 miles to campground entrance sign on the right;
From Baker City, Oregon travel north on Interstate 84 for 5 miles to exit 282 (State Highway 203- Medical Springs Hihgway); Turn right on Highway 203 and go 27 miles to Catherine Creek Road (which becomes Forest Road 7785); Turn right on Catherine Creek Road and go 5.5 miles to campground entrance sign on the right;