Millers Lane Campground

Area Status: Closed
Millers Lane Campgrounds in pine trees with snowy peaks in background

Situated on the south shore of Phillips Lake, the Millers Lane Campground is the smallest of 3 campgrounds near the lake. Set in an open ponderosa pine forest, this warm site is popular for fishing, hiking, boating, and watching wildlife. Due to fluctuating water levels, the lake may be a short hike down from the campground. There are 11 tent/trailer sites and 4 tent-only sites.

At a Glance

Reservations: This site is not reservable.
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets
Fees: 2021 Camping Fees
  • Single family campsite = $10
  • Extra vehicle at campsite = $4
  • Day Use Site= $4
Discounts are subject to the terms of the passes, and policies of the Concession operator. For visitors with an Interagency Senior Passes, Interagency Access Passes, Golden Age Passport or Golden Access Passport the discount fees are:
  • Single family campsite = $5
Open Season: May - September
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site. The Recreation Site Concessionaire also has rules of use posted for the site.
Closest Towns: Baker City, Oregon (25 miles)
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Gold Age or Golden Access passes accepted, for camping discounts, only.
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Whitman Ranger District

General Information


From Baker City, Oregon travel south on Highway 7 towards John Day, Oregon for 22 miles; Once past the upper end of the Phillips Lake turn left on Hudspeth Lane and go 1.2 miles to Forest Road 2220; Turn left on Forest Road 2220 and go 1.3 miles to campground entrance on left side of road; Designated campsites are down road near lake.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Mountain Biking

Mid-trail access point for the Phillips Lake South Shoreline Trail #1610

Campground Camping

No. of Sites 8 single sites
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

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

Lake and Pond Fishing

Day Hiking

Mid-trail access point for the Phillips Lake South Shoreline Trail #1610


Boating - Non-Motorized

XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

Mid-trail access point for the Phillips Lake South Shoreline Ski Trail #XC-1610.


Camping trailer: 11 tent/small trailer campsites
Picnic tables: At each campsite
Tent camping: 11 tent/trailer and 4 tent only campsites
Toilets: Vault toilet

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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4100 feet