Bingham Springs Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 
This tiny and rustic campground is located adjacent to a meadow and a small pond in the northwestern portion of the Ochoco National Forest.  
 
The campground is also adjacent to the Twin Pillars North Trailhead which provides access into Mill Creek Wilderness.  
 
The campground is bordered by ponderosa and lodgepole pines, and the open meadow makes for some gorgeous stargazing on warm summer nights.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open year-round. This is not a gated facility. Access is subject to favorable weather conditions.
Reservations: This is a First Come, First Served facility.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees This is a free facility.
Restrictions: There is a 14 day stay limit on all National Grassland and US Forest Service land including but not limited to campgrounds and other developed facilities.
Closest Towns: Prineville, Oregon
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: Ochoco National Forest
3160 NE Third Street
Prineville, Oregon 97754
(541) 416-6500

General Information

Directions:

From Prineville, Oregon:

Travel north on Main Street for approximately 11 miles to the Ochoco National Forest boundary.  

Main Street turns into Forest Service Road 27 at the forest boundary.

Continue on Forest Service Road 27 for another 12 miles.  

At the junction of Forest Service Road 27 and Forest Service Road 2745, veer right to stay on Forest Service Road 27.  

Continue for another 1/2 mile along the wilderness boundary.  

Bingham Springs Campground will be on your right in the same developed site as Twin Pillars North Trailhead.


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Amenities

Picnic tables Each campsite has one picnic table
Toilets Vault Toilet (1)
Parking Parking varies in campsites
Tent camping Each campsite has plenty of space for tent camping
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.514457

  Longitude : 
-120.529419

 

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