Lane Creek Campground

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

Lane Creek Campground is set among open, large, Ponderosa pine.   It features 7 campsties and an accessible toilet.  There is no potable water or garbage service, so please pack your garbage home.  This campground offers hunting and photo opportunities.  It is also near the Bear Wallow Interpretive Trail, a 1/4 mile trail that interprets the lifecycle of steelhead fish.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Currently closed due COVID-19 precautions. Campground fees will be charged through November 15. The campground is not maintained but is still available throughout the winter. Access will be snowmobiles only once the road is inaccessible due to snow. Please contact the North Fork John Day Ranger District for more information.
Operational Hours: The campground is closed only by snow.  However, it is only maintained seasonally from Memorial Day until mid-November.
Reservations: Not reservable. First come, first served
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
  • Single site: $8/night (extra $5 fee per vehicle exceeding the two-vehicle-per-site allowance.) 
  • Group site: Site 3 is $25/night (no extra vehicle charge).
Open Season: Late May
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: Hunting season
Closest Towns: Ukiah, OR 
Water: No potable water. Adjacent to Lane Creek
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Ukiah, OR, travel east on Hwy 244 about 11 miles to Lane Creek Campground on the left (north).

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

RV Camping

Most parking pads are rather short, although Site 2 can accomodate a 40' RV.

Pavement Type of Parking Gravel
Hookup - SewerNone
Hookups - ElectricNone
Vehicle Clearence Good road conditions
Dump StationsNone
No. of Sites 7
Size Restrictions Most sites can only accomodate short RVs.
Reservation Info Not reservable
Hookup - WaterNone

Group Camping

There is one group camping site (Site 3) which can accomodate up to 4 RVs and 25 people.

No. of Sites Site 3 can accomodate 25 people.
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None


Picnic tables All sites
Toilets 2 vault toilets
Tent camping All sites
Accessible Site 2
Camping trailer All sites
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