Dougherty Campground

Area Status: Open

Dougherty Campground is situated in an open pine forest and grassland near the northern boundary of the Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. The site offers 4 tent/trailer sites, and 8 tent-only sites. Primary activities include; camping (summer and during fall hunting season), picnicking and berry picking.

At a Glance

Reservations: This site is not reservable.
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets
Fees: Overnight campsites fees are $10/night for single family unit (tent or trailer sites). Self-service pay station on site.
Open Season: June
Usage: Light
Restrictions: General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site.
Closest Towns: Enterprise, Oregon (46 miles)
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Wallowa Mountains Office

General Information


From Enterprise, Oregon travel north on Highway 3 for 14 miles to Forest Road 46; Turn right on Forest Road 46 and go about 13 miles to the Crow Creek Road; Turn left on Crow Creek Road and go about 1 mile; Turn right on the Chesnimus Creek Road (will become Forest Road 4625) go about 6.5 miles to Forest Road  4670; Turn left on Forest Service Road 4670 and go north 9.5 miles towards Billy Meadows; After Billy Meadows Guard Station look for Forest Road 46 and turn right on this road; Go about 1.8 miles on Forest Road 46; The campground entrance is located to the left off Forest Service 46 on the 583 road.

Note: most of these roads are gravelled.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

8 single unit tent only sites

No. of Sites 8 single unit tent only sites
Reservation Info
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

4 single unit tent or trailer sites

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


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