Mottet Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Located just off the historic Kendall-Skyline Road, this high-level campground offers 6 campsites to choose from that are in close proximity to several wilderness trailheads.  Spend your days hiking in the beautiful and scenic Wenaha-Tucannon Wilderness and your nights relaxing in this tranquil and secluded campground.  Mottet even offers clear, cold, and delicious drinking water, straight from a mountain spring!

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open for the 2019 camping season!
Operational Hours: July - November
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees An overnight camping fee of $8.00 will be charged. An additional $5 "per extra vehicle" fee will be charged for each vehicle exceeding the maximum two vehicle per site allowance.
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: July 4th Weekend - Labor Day Weekend
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From Weston, Oregon:  Travel 20 miles east of Weston on Highway 204, Turn left (north) on Forest Service Road 64. Follow the road for 16 miles to the junction with Forest Service Road 6403.  Turn left (east) on Forest Service Road 6403 and travel 1 mile to campground's entrance on your left.

From Elgin, Oregon:  Travel 21 miles northwest of Elgin on Highway 204, Turn right (north) on Forest Service Road 64. Follow the road for 16 miles to the junction with Forest Service Road 6403.  Turn left (east) on Forest Service Road 6403 and travel 1 mile to campground's entrance on your left.


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Amenities

Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water Yes
Toilets Yes
Parking Yes
Tent camping 6 campsites, 5 Tent/Trailer, 1 Tent Only, 0 Group
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.86839

  Longitude : 
-117.9603

  Elevation : 
5125 ft

 

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