Ollokot Campground

Area Status: Open
Forest campground under large ponderosa pine trees

The Ollokot Campground is located in an old growth ponderosa pine forest along the Wild and Scenic Imnaha River. As a favorite weekend 'get away' or summer destination site, the area remains popular for those wanting to fish, pick berries, take day hikes, or explore along the Hells Canyon Scenic Byway. The campground has accessible campsites, a well for drinking water and vault toilets.

Ollokot Ponderosa Pines

At a Glance

Reservations: This site is not reservable.
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees: Single unit campsites = $15.00/night. A self-service fee station is available at the campground.
Open Season: June - September
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site.
Closest Towns: Joseph, Oregon  (39 miles); Halfway, Oregon (34 miles)
Water: Potable Water - hand pump well
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Wallowa Mountains Office

General Information


From Enterprise, Oregon travel south on Oregon State 82 to Joseph for about 6.5 miles; In Joseph turn left on Oregon State 350 and go about 8 miles to the Wallowa Loop Road; Turn right on the Wallowa Loop Road (also known as the Hells Canyon Scenic Byway) and travel on this road which eventually becomes Forest Road 39 for 31 miles; Campground entrance is on the left near the Imnaha River.

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

Advisory: The Hells Canyon Scenic Byway is usually closed by snow from late October through late May or early June and is not passable with motor vehicles.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

RV Camping

Reservation Info Not reservable
Pavement Type for Parking No
Hookup - Water No
Hookup - Sewer No
Dump Stations No
Hookups - Electric No

River and Stream Fishing



Interpretive Site: Salmon fishery display panel
Camping trailer: 12 tent/trailer campsites
Picnic tables: At each campsite
Tent camping: 12 tent/trailer campsites
Toilets: Accessible vault toilets
Fee charged for some activities: Overnight fee required
Accessible: 3 campsites, hand pump and vault toilets
Drinking water: Hand pump well tested monthly during season. Water is discolored due to safe levels of iron and manganese

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities



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