Emigrant Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Often overlooked, Emigrant Creek is a rarely used campground shaded by huge ponderosa pines.  This quiet 7 site campground's location along Emigrant Creek offers convenient trout fishing opportunities.  In addition, the campground is a short drive from the top of Snow Mountain and the Snow Mountain Fire Lookout.  The area around the fire lookout offers panoramic views of the surrounding region. The campground is an excellent place for visitors to enjoy a quiet get away.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 7/23/2020:  The campground is open. Please be aware that bathrooms will not be cleaned every day.  Pack it in/Pack it out- anything you bring with you into the forest, please take home with you. This includes packing out all trash – yours and others. Examples: cigarette butts, cans, bottles, and food.  Please follow local and state health guidelines.  
Fees $8/Night for single unit, $4/Night for extra vehicle
Usage: Light
Restrictions: This campground can accomodate camp trailers 20 ft and under in length.
Closest Towns: Burns, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From the town of Burns, OR., travel west on US Highway 20 to the junction with County Road 127.  Follow County Road 127 approximately 23 miles to the junction with Forest Road 43.  Follow Forest Road 43 approximately 9.9 miles to the junction with Forest Road 4340.  Follow Forest Road 4340 approximately 0.3 miles to the campground.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
43.864706

  Longitude : 
-119.4197

  Elevation : 
5100

 



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