Coverdale Campground


Area Status: Open

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

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 $10/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

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

No. of Sites 9 tent only single sites, and 2 tent/trailer sites
Reservation Info
No. of Accessible sites None

River and Stream Fishing

Picnicking

Amenities

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

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.10817477030427

  Longitude : 
-116.9238746564216

  Elevation : 
4250