O'Hara Saddle Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

O'Hara Saddle campground is at the edge of a meadow on an open ridge top. The campground is a nice location to park your OHV and camp for the night It provides fire rings and two camp pads. There is no toilet currently available. Heaviest use is by hunters during big game season.

At a Glance

Reservations: Campsites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Fees No Fee.
Open Season: The campground is open year-round, but might not be accessible because of snow.
Best Season: Summer, Fall
Restrictions: Garbage services not available. Pack It In, Pack It Out.
Closest Towns: Elk City, Idaho
Water: Drinking water is not provided
Restroom: No
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: Red River Ranger District, 208-842-2245

General Information

Directions: Traveling east on Hwy. 14 into Elk City, turn left on Sweeney Hill Road at the convenience store and Laundromat, cross the bridge over Elk Creek and stay right at the next junction. You will travel along open meadows on your right for 2 or 3 miles. At the T in the road about 4 miles out of Elk City, stay left. Proceed approximately one mile to the Y junction and turn left on Erickson Ridge Road #283. Continue to the junction with Road #464. The campground is directly across the road.

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Dispersed Camping

Park you OHV's for an evening of camping at this dispersed site, then head out the next morning for an OHV road ride. This is also a good camp location for big game hunters.

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.9521

  Longitude : 
-115.5171

  Elevation : 
5220'

 



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