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Matthews Creek Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Matthews Creek campground has 10 campsites located on the South Fork of the Salmon River. There is easy river access available and a number of nice swimming holes nearby the campground.

At a Glance

Fees $10 per night
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Cecilville, Forks of Salmon
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Callahan, take the Callahan-Cecilville Rd for approx. 37 miles to the campground.

Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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RV Camping

On the South Fork of the Salmon, with some great pools for swimming and fishing.
Hookup - SewerNo
Vechicle ClearanceWatch overhead for low hanging branches
Hookups - ElectricNo
Fire InformationCampfires in fire rings provided, subject to local restrictions.
Dump StationsNo
Pavement Type for ParkingGravel
No. of Sites5
Size Restrictions24'
Reservation InfoNo reservations
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Hookup - WaterWater available, no hook-ups

Campground Camping

On the South Fork of the Salmon, with some great pools for swimming and fishing.
Fire InformationCampfires in fire rings provided, subject to local restrictions.
No. of SitesReservations not available. All sites are first come, first served.
Reservation InfoNone
No. of Accessible sites5

Fishing

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Nature Viewing

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Rocks & Minerals

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Water Activities

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Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
41.18680

  Longitude : 
-123.21393

  Elevation : 
1760'

 

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