Coverdale Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

The Coverdale Campground is situated along the Wild and Scenic Imnaha River in the Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. This small rustic campground with 7 sites offers both tent and trailer sites near the river in an open ponderosa pine and fir setting. Popular activities include; fishing, day hikes, relaxing, picnicking and photography.

Coverdale Campsite

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Current Conditions
Reservations: This site is not reservable.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees Overnight campsites fees are $6/night for single family unit (tent or trailer sites). Self-service pay station on site.
Open Season: June - September
Usage: Light
Restrictions: General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site.
Closest Towns: Joseph, Oregon (43 miles)
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Wallowa Mountains Office

General Information

Directions:

From Enterprise, Oregon travel south on Oregon State 82 to Joseph for about 6.5 miles; In Joseph turn left on Oregon State 350 for about 8 miles; Turn right on the Wallowa Loop Road (also known as the Hells Canyon Scenic Byway or Wallowa Mountain Loop Road); Travel on this road which eventually becomes Forest Road 39 for 30 miles; Before Imnaha River bridge turn right on Forest Road 3960 and go 4 miles along Imnaha River;  Campground entrance is on the left near the Imnaha River.

From Halfway, Oregon head east out of town on Record Road to Highway 86 for 1 mile; Travel east on Highway 86 for 9 miles to Wallowa Loop Road (also known as Forest Road 39 and Hells Canyon Scenic Byway) towards Enterprise and Joseph; Travel about 23 miles on Forest Road 39 to Forest Road 3960; . Turn left off Forest Road 39 onto Forest Road 3960 and go 4 miles to campground; Campground entrance is signed on left near the Imnaha River.


Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Picnicking

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Amenities

Picnic tables At all sites
Toilets Vault toilets
Parking In campsites only
Fee charged for some activities Camping fee required
Tent camping All 7 sites suitable for tents
Camping trailer 2 sites suitable for small trailers


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