Broken Bowl Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

This small camp offers 16 sites with a family atmosphere, mature forest shade, and easy access to the cool waters of Fall Creek. Three of the sites are walk-in.

The hiker-only, 13.7-mile long Fall Creek National Recreation Trail provides further adventures along the Fall Creek corridor.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Middle Fork Ranger District: Campground closed through April 20, 2017
Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
  • Check-in time is 2:00 pm or later. Check-out time is 1:00 pm.
  • Campsite must be occupied every night paid, and fees must be paid within 30 minutes of arrival.
  • Single Campsites - $17 per night
  • Extra Vehicles - $7 per vehicle, per night
  • Day Use - $7 per vehicle, per day
Open Season: 4/21/2017 - 9/24/2017
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: August, September
Busiest Season: July, August
  • 14 day limit
  • Maximum trailer length 20 feet
  • Single campsite capacity: 6 persons, 2 vehicles, 2 tents
  • Quiet hours: 10 pm to 6 am
  • Use of chainsaws prohibited in campground
  • Dogs MUST be on leash at all times within the campground
Closest Towns: Lowell, Oregon (12.8 miles)
Water: Faucets
Restroom: Flush toilets
Passes: Golden Age/Access Pass and Interagency Senior/Access Pass allow holder 50% off overnight fee* *Discount does NOT apply to extra vehicle fees or multiple campsites.
Operated By: American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Middle Fork Ranger Station

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


12.8 miles northeast of Lowell, Oregon.

From Lowell, Oregon: Beginning at the Lowell Junior/Senior High School at 65 Pioneer Street, head north for 0.1 mile.  Turn left at the 2nd cross street onto North Shore Drive.  Drive for another 0.1 mile and turn right at the first cross street, which is South Moss Street.  In approximately 0.8 miles, South Moss Street becomes the Jasper-Lowell Road.  Continue for another 1.0 mile until the four-way stop.  Turn right onto Big Fall Creek Road.  Approaching the base of the Fall Creek Lake dam, bear to the left after passing Winberry Creek Road (on your right).  Note that Big Fall Creek Road becomes Forest Road 18 after crossing the National Forest boundary.  Travel for 10.7 miles from the four-way stop and the destination will be on your right. 

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Campground Camping

  • Tent, auto, trailer sites (maximum trailer length 20 feet)
  • Most sites in the campground are best suited for tent campers.
  • Grey water station
Reservation InfoNo reservations. Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Sites16, 10 of which are tent only
No. of Accessible sitesRestroom


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Toilets Flush
Picnic tables
Drinking water Piped
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910 feet