Lick Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Forest campground with toilet building in foreground

Located along the Hells Canyon Scenic Byway in the national recreation area, this campground offers an enjoyable camping experience along Lick Creek. Popular activities include camping, relaxing, day hikes, and exploring along the byway.

Lick Creek Trailhead

At a Glance

Reservations: No reservations are needed for this site.
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees Single unit campsites = $6.00/night. A self-service fee station is located at the campground.
Open Season: June
Usage: Light
Restrictions: General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site.
Closest Towns: Enterprise, Oregon (30 miles)
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

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); Travel on this road which eventually becomes Forest Road 39 for 16 miles. The campground is on the left after the Lick Creek crossing.

Advisory: The 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

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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RV Camping

Hookup - SewerNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNo
Dump StationsNo
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Hookup - WaterNo

Campground Camping

12 campsites; 5 tent/trailer and 7 tent only

No. of Sites12 single site(s)
Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Accessible sitesNone

Fishing

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Picnicking

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Amenities

Picnic tables At each campsite
Toilets Vault accessible toilet
Fee charged for some activities Overnight fee required
Tent camping 7 tent only sites
Accessible Accessible vault toilets
Camping trailer 5 tent/trailer sites
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.157647

  Longitude : 
-117.034297

  Elevation : 
5440 feet

 



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