Mt. Ashland Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Table and stove at the Mt Ashland Campground

Mt. Ashland is remote mountain camping with great views and access to the PCT. Located along the Siskiyou Crest, the area is known for wildflowers, butterflies and bird watching.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: June 23, 2017: Road access to campground is closed.
Fees No fee.
Open Season: June
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: July-August
Restrictions: Water and garbage service are not provided. Bring enough water for drinking, cooking and washing as well as extra water to drown campfires each day. Please take all trash, garbage and dog droppings with you when you leave. Dogs on leash only. Camping limit 14 days.
Closest Towns: Ashland, OR 18 miles
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From I-5 west on Forest Road 20 approx. 10.5 miles to the campground on the left. One mile past the Mt Ashland Ski Resort.


Parking:

Two vehicles allowed per campsite including trailers. Additional vehicles should park in the Day Use parking area.


Parking:

When parking overnight or for extended periods at trailheads always secure all food, packaging and ice chests in the trunk of your vehicle.  Do not park in front of gates or partially obstruct a fire road.


Directions:

The PCT runs parallel to Forest Service Road 20 and can be accessed at many locations along the road or at the Mt Ashland Campground.


Parking:

Day Use and picnicking are permitted at the Mt Ashland Campground. There is no fee for Day Use. Please use the Day Use parking whenever possible to allow campsites to remain available for campers.


Directions:

From I-5 west on Forest Road 20 approx. 10.5 miles to the campground on the left. One mile past the Mt Ashland Ski Resort.

 


Parking:

Two vehicles allowed per campsite including trailers. Additional vehicles should park in the Day Use parking area.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
42.07557922

  Longitude : 
-122.7145153

  Elevation : 
6600'

 

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