McBride Campground

Area Status: Closed
Forest campsite in the pine and fir trees

McBride Campground is a small campground located along Brooks Ditch with lots of shade provided by a mixed pine-fir forest. The campground is popular in the Summer with local campers and berry pickers, and in the Fall for hunters.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Current Conditions
Reservations: This site is not reservable.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees: No fees are required for this site.
Open Season: July - September
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site.
  • Pets must always be restrained or on a leash while in developed recreation sites and on trails. 
  • Saddle or pack animals are allowed in recreation sites only where authorized by posted instructions.
Closest Towns: Halfway, Oregon (9 miles) Baker City, Oregon (64 miles)
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Whitman Ranger District

General Information


From Halfway, Oregon head north on the Cornucopia Highway (Main Street) for about 5.7 miles to Carson Lane; Turn left on Carson Lane (road becomes Forest Road 7710 at Carson Grade); Follow Forest Road 7710 for 3.5 miles to Forest Road 77; Turn right on Forest Road 77 and go 1 mile to the campground entrance on left side of road.

To get to Halfway, Oregon from Baker City, travel north on Interstate 84 for about 1 mile to the 302 exit for Highway 86 to Hells Canyon; Travel on Highway 86 for about 52 miles to Highway 12 going north into Halfway; Travel on Highway 12 for 1.5 miles to Halfway.

ADVISORY: Sections of Forest Road 7710 are a single-lane steep gravel road.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 6 single sites and 1 double site

RV Camping

Sites can accommodate small RVs and trailers.

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



Camping trailer: Site can fit small RV or trailers
Picnic tables: At each campsite
Tent camping: 6 single and 1 double site
Toilets: 2 vault toilets

Recreation Areas

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