Green Canyon Campground


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Area Status: Closed
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Green Canyon sits along scenic Salmon River nestled in old growth.  There are several hiking trails nearby including those that take you to the surrounding Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness. Located in the canyon carved by the Wild and Scenic Salmon River.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Opens 5/13/22 for summer season.
Reservations: This campground is first-come, first-served, and does not take reservations.
  • Camping:
    • $25/night for single site
    • $8/night for extra vehicle
    • $2/night additional charge on all holidays and holiday weekends
  • Day use:
    • $10/day/vehicle
    • NW Forest Pass accepted in lieu of day-use fee
Open Season: 05/13/2022 - 09/18/2022
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Vehicles 22 ft. max. See Oregon fishing regulations for specific regulations governing fishing in the Salmon River.
Closest Towns: Welches, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
  • Camping: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Acces, Golden Age or Golden Access.
  • Day use: Recreation passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information


Directions from Sandy, OR - Travel southeast on Highway 26 to Forest Road 2618 (about one mile past the town of Wemme). Follow 2618 south for approximately four miles to the campground.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 15 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

No. of Sites Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites 15 single site(s)

River and Stream Fishing

Fishing in the Wild and Scenic Salmon river. Fishing is limited to trout during the summer (check local fishing regulations for exact dates and restrictions), but the persistent angler is rewarded with magnificent scenery.
Fish Species Rainbow trout
Fishing Method Fly, Spin

Day Hiking

Hiking and walking available. Trailhead access from the end of the road to the Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness.


Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness access.


Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

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