Big Meadows Horse Camp
At a Glance
|Reservations:||No advance reservations. All sites are first come first serve.|
|Area Amenities:||Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water|
|Open Season:||Open Year Round (weather dependent)|
|Busiest Season:||July - August|
|Closest Towns:||Detroit, Oregon (27 miles)
Idanha, Oregon (22.7 miles)
Sisters, Oregon (33 miles)
|Water:||Yes - Hand pump|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilets (2)|
|Passes:||Interagency Senior and Access Passes (and the Golden Age and Access Passes) may receive a 50% discount on the use fee for individual campsites. This discount does not apply to extra vehicle fee or multiple campsites.|
|Operated By:||Willamette National Forest|
|Information Center:||Detroit Ranger District
44125 North Santiam Highway SE
Detroit, OR 97342
From Detroit, Oregon, travel 25.6 miles east on State Highway 22 to Big Meadows Road (Forest Service Road 2267).
From Sisters, Oregon, head west on State Highway 126/ US Highway 20 for 31.5 miles to Big Meadows Road (Forest Service Road 2267)*.
*(Highway will merge and continue as State Highway 22 after 25.7 miles from Sisters).
Continue on Big Meadows Road (Forest Service Road 2267) for 0.9 miles to Forest Service Road 2257. Proceed on FS Road 2257 for 0.5 miles to Big Meadows Horse Camp.
Campground Map (georeferenced pdf)
- Fire rings, firewood is available in the immediate camp area (any dead and down wood may be used)
- Mt. Jefferson - Maxwell Trail Area
- Marion Forks Campground
- Mt. Jefferson Wilderness
Read about camping rules, regulations and camping tips on our Camping Rules & Things to Know page.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
- Maximum trailer length 36 feet
- 4-stall corral, hitching rack, loading ramp
- Stock water trough, well with hand pump
- NO local forage available: carry weed-free certified hay
|No. of Sites||
|Reservation Info||No reservations. Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.|
|No. of Accessible sites||Compacted rock access routes|