Wildhorse Crossing Campground


Adjacent to the Owyhee (Oh-WHY-HEE) River, a trout stream lined with willows and native brushes. Fishing for trout in river is available.

Wildhorse Crossing CG is located in the Owyhee Canyon on the Mountain City Highway north of Wildhorse Reservoir (fishing!) and is right along the Owyhee River (fishing!) and lots of good opportunities for OHV recreation and many two track and dirt roads for mountain biking, hiking; has two double restrooms, 19 sites, no water, and is $5 per night. Not reservable.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: $5 per night during open season.
Reservations: No reservations available
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $5/Night
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Owyhee, Nevada
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

  1. Travel 68 miles north of Elko on State Highway 225.
  2. Cross bridge over river.

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Picnic tables
Tent camping 20 sites
Camping trailer up to 35 feet