Big Pool Campground


This is a very small campground adjacent to Forest Road 18. The camp offers easy access to the river.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Site fee $12, extra vehicle $6
Open Season: 4/25 - 9/14/2014
Usage: Heavy
  • 14 day limit
  • Maximum trailer length 14 feet
Closest Towns: Lowell
Operated By: American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Middle Fork Ranger Station

General Information

General Notes:
  • Garbage containers
  • Camp sites are open, with very little vegetation for privacy.

Close to:

Read about camping rules, regulations and camping tips on our Camping Rules & Things to Know page.


14 miles east of Lowell

From the city of Lowell, turn left on North Shore Drive. After one block, turn right on Jasper-Lowell Road to Unity Road. Travel north on Unity Road to the covered bridge. At the crossroads in front of the Unity Covered Bridge, turn right onto Road 6240. Veer left at the "Y" and continue east after it becomes FS Road 18. Proceed on FS Road 18 to Big Pool Campground.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

  • Tent, auto, trailer sites (maximum trailer length 14 feet)
  • Grey water station
Reservation InfoNo reservations. Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Sites5, 4 of which are tent only
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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Water Activities

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Drinking water