Recreation

Teenager girl and small boy hiking on a trail by a mountain lake

Eye Catching Scenery!

Spanning 2.3 million acres across the northeast corner of Oregon and western Idaho, the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest offers a variety of year-round recreational opportunities. With landscapes packed with rugged canyonlands, scenic vistas, and high mountain lakes, visitors have enjoyed the forest’s diverse landscape and recreational activities for generations.

Make the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest your ‘special place’ to visit this year!

 

Recreation Map

A map showing recreation areas.

Interactive Visitor Map Wallowa-Whitman National Forest

Recreation Conditions Report

 Area Name Status Area Conditions
Ah Hee Diggings Interpretive Site Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Amelia Creek Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Anthony Lake Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Anthony Lake Tent Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Anthony Lakes Boat Launch Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Anthony Lakes Guard Station Closed to Visitor
Anthony Lakes Picnic Area Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Antlers Guard Station Closed to Visitor
Baldy Creek Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Baldy Lake Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Bear Creek Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Bear Wallow Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Bird Track Springs Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Black Lake Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Blue Springs Summit Sno-Park Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Boulder Park Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Buckhorn Tower Viewpoint Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Bucks Crossing Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Bull Run Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Chico Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Cold Springs Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Coverdale Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Cow Creek Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Coyote Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Crawfish Basin Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Crawfish Creek Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Dean Creek Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Dougherty Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Dug Bar Trailhead and Boat Launch Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Dutch Flat Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Elkhorn Crest Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Fish Lake Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Forest Practices Interpretive Site Open to Visitor undefined
Freezeout Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Frog Pond Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Grande Ronde Boat Launch Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Grande Ronde Lake Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Grande Ronde Sno-Park Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Gumboot Creek Fish Interpretive Site Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Hat Point Overlook and Day Use Area Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Hat Point Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Heaven's Gate Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Hells Canyon Creek Boat Launch Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Hells Canyon Creek Visitor Center Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Hidden Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Indian Crossing Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Killamacue Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Lake Fork Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Lake Fork Creek Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Lick Creek Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Lick Creek Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Low Saddle Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Marble Pass Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Mason Dam Boat Launch Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Mason Dam Picnic Area Open to Visitor Current Conditions
McBride Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
McCully Forks Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Millers Lane Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Moss Springs Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Mowich Loop Picnic Area Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Mud Lake Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
North Fork Catherine Creek Campground Closed to Visitor undefined
North Pine Rest Area Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Ollokot Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Oregon Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Oregon Trail Interpretive Park at Blue Mt Crossing Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
PO Saddle Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Paint Your Wagon Interpretive Site Open to Visitor undefined
Peavy Cabin Closed to Visitor
Pittsburg Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Pittsburg Landing Boat Launch Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Pittsburg Rockart Interpretive Site Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Powder River Tailings Interpretive Site Closed to Visitor
Powder River Trailhead Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Saddle Creek Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Salt Creek Summit Sno-Park Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Seven Devils Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Shady Campground Closed to Visitor undefined
Snake River Trailhead Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Southwest Shore Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Union Creek Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Union Creek Picnic Area Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Upper Pittsburg Landing Picnic Area Open to Visitor Current Conditions
Vigne Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
West Eagle Meadow Campground Closed to Visitor undefined
West Eagle Meadows Trailhead Open to Visitor undefined
Wetmore Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Williamson Campground Closed to Visitor undefined
Windy Saddle Trailhead Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Yellow Pine Campground Closed to Visitor Current Conditions
Areas & Activities

Highlights

Union Creek Campground trailers

Current Roads, Trails, and Campground Conditions Reports

 



https://www.fs.usda.gov/recmain/wallowa-whitman/recreation