Wildhorse Crossing Campground
Generally open May to November as weather and conditions allow.
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 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.
At a Glance
|Area Amenities:||Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets|
|Open Season:||May - November|
|Closest Towns:||Owyhee, Nevada|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
- Travel 68 miles north of Elko on State Highway 225.
- Cross bridge over river.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
20 sites and 1 group site
|No. of Sites||22 single site(s), 1 55+ people group site(s)|
|Reservation Info||Not reservable|
|No. of Accessible sites||None|
Lake and Pond Fishing
River and Stream Fishing
OHV Road Riding
On designated open roads.
|Camping trailer:||up to 35 feet|
|Tent camping:||20 sites|