Green Canyon Campground & Day Use
Green Canyon Campground sits in a canyon that was carved out by the scenic Salmon River. The campground sits next to this popular river and is nestled among old-growth trees. There are several hiking trails nearby including those that take you to the surrounding Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness.
At a Glance
|Reservations:||This campground is first-come, first-served, and does not take reservations.
Note: This campground has a seasonal gate, which closes during the winter season.
|Open Season:||05/13/2023 - 09/16/2023|
|Restrictions:||Vehicles 22 ft. max. See Oregon Fish & Wildlife's fishing regulations for specific regulations governing fishing in the Salmon River.|
|Closest Towns:||Welches, OR|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet (2)|
|Information Center:||Zigzag Ranger District: (503) 622-3191|
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.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
|No. of Sites||15 single site(s)|
|Reservation Info||Not reservable|
|No. of Accessible sites||None|
|No. of Sites||Not reservable|
|No. of Accessible sites||15 single site(s)|
River and Stream FishingFishing 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|