Sams Throne Recreation Area

Area Status: Open

Primarily well known as a rock climbing site, Sam's Throne, near Mt. Judea, is also a popular hiking, camping and photography destination. Located up on Judea Mountain and overlooking the Big Creek valley below, the scenic views will show you why this is such a popular place. This is a dispersed camping area with no trash services. Pack it in, pack it out.

Campground and Day-Use Area Rules

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open
Operational Hours: Open year-round.
Reservations: No reservations. Sites available on a first-come/first-based only.
Fees: Free
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Big Piney Ranger District (479)284-3150
Information Center: No trash services. Pack-it-in, Pack-it-out.

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