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  • Flash Flood Event - Stevens Creek & Elk Creek Campgrounds

    Public Safety Alert:

    **STEVENS CREEK & ELK CREEK CAMPGROUNDS ARE CLOSED**

    Click Here for Full Closure Order & Map

    Due to numerous high-water and flash-flood events in the South Fork Burnt River basin, Stevens Creek Campground and Elk Creek Campground are closed until Forest Service Staff can evaluate the damage and potential public safety hazards.  Roads in and around both campgrounds were also impacted by the high waters, so visitors are urged to use caution when driving in the South Fork Burnt River area.

    Please consider other locations for safe recreation opportunities.  Nearby, along Highway 26 are Wetmore, Yellow Pine and Oregon Campgrounds.  If you need additional information, contact the Whitman Ranger District at (541) 523-6391.