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OREGON CAMPGROUND DIRECTORY
EAST FORT ROCK OHV TRAIL SYSTEM
DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST
Dispersed and Primitive Camping

East Fort Rock OHV Trail System offers more
than 300 miles of trails and encompasses some
110,000 acres. George Chesley, the former
East Fort Rock District Ranger is credited
with creating this trail system in 1993.

Camping is permitted at all the trailheads
and staging areas, as well as any existing
dispersed camps.

Campfires permitted...
Check for any Fire Restrictions

CAMP II TRAILHEAD
N 43°46.119
W 121°03.092
Primitive firerings and outhouse.
Day Use Parking Area
Lots of bees in the campground
From China Hat Road / Rd#18 near milepost#24.7
Take Road#800 for 3/4 mile.

ROAD 25 STAGING AREA
N 43°47.371
W 121°01.649
Primitive firerings and outhouse.
From Road#25 turn on Rd#
Staging Area about 1/2 mile
Dispersed campsites on Road#800
(Before the Staging Area)

CHINA HAT CAMPGROUND
N 43°39.505
W 121°02.232
Primitive firerings...
Extreme dusty...
China Hat Guard Station.
On China Hat Road / Rd#18

ROAD 2510 STAGING AREA
N 43°46.742
W 120°59.836
Map board, primitive firerings and outhouse.
Nice area and scenery...
No photos at the present time.
From Road#25 turn on Rd#2510
Staging Area and camp is 1/2 mile

SAND SPRINGS CAMPGROUND
N 43°42.421
W 120°50.967
Primitive firerings...
From Road#25 turn on Road#23
Road#23 has areas of loose sand.

SOUTH LAVA TRAILHEAD
N 43°xx
W 121°xx

No garbage service.
Pack It In, Pack It Out

There are several dispersed in the area.
The above is one of our many favorites...
N 43°46.235
W 120°58.007
Along the edge of a lava flow.

PHOTO HERE
Flowers on the Lava Flow
(Photo from above dispersed campsite)

PHOTO HERE
Caves throughout the Lava Flow
(Photo from above dispersed campsite)

There are several caves in the area...
You could feel the rush of cold air from
the cave in above photo.

DIRECTIONS:
From Bend, OR
Hwy. 20 east for 21.5 miles
Turn on Road#25

Also can be accessed from Hwy.97
(Just south of Bend at milepost#142)
Turn on China Hat Road / Road#18

ROAD CONDITIONS:
Mostly rough dirt roads...

GPS Data from Information Board
GPS Data from Information Board

Map from Information Board
Map from Information Board

MAP (PDF File)
This is the 2005 Forest Service OHV Map
for East Fort Rock OHV Trail System.
Much more details than above map.

MILEAGE CHART:


Pine Mountain Observatory
Pine Mountain Observatory

PINE MOUNTAIN OBSERVATORY
Pine Mountain Observatory can be accessed
from Highway 20 near Millican.

Road 23 Deschutes National Forest
Road#23 north of Sand Springs

Road 23 Deschutes National Forest
Power lines across Road#23

WILDLIFE:
Lots of deer...

IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO KNOW
WHAT FIRE RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT
Axe, shovel, and 5 gallons of water required.
Leather Gloves and Fire Extinguisher Recommended

Highway 20 Viewpoint
Geology Information Sign
Hwy.20 at Milepost#20

Highway 20 Viewpoint
Viewpoint of Prehistoric River
Hwy.20 at Milepost#20

Old Highway 20
Old Highway 20
Accessed from Hwy.20 at Milepost#21

Highway 20
Highway 20 at Millican

Millican
Millican
We have bought gas here in the past,
now is Millican is becoming a Ghost Town.

Badlands Rock
Badlands Rock
LATITUDE: N 43°59.489
LONGITUDE: W 121°01.648

Removed from Friends of the Oregon Badlands
We were kicked out of the Friends of the Oregon Badlands
group by the organizer David Eddleston. We have never
met David Eddleston and there was no explanation offered.

Tree covered with shoes on SW Reservoir Road
Tree covered with shoes on SW Reservoir Road

Tree covered with shoes on SW Reservoir Road
Tree covered with shoes on SW Reservoir Road

SHOE TREE
LATITUDE: N 44°04.484
LONGITUDE: W 120°56.963
SW Reservoir Road / MP 10
3 1/2 miles past Alfalfa Store
Near Willard Road and Alfalfa Curves

Four Corners Staging Area 
Millican Valley OHV
Four Corners Staging Area

MILLICAN VALLEY OHV AREA
LATITUDE: N 44°03.777
LONGITUDE: W 120°54.545

Mayfield Pond
Mayfield Pond

MAYFIELD POND RECREATION AREA
LATITUDE: N 44°04.980
LONGITUDE: W 121°07.830
Elevation: 3290'

Prineville Reservoir
Prineville Reservoir
Viewed from Roberts Bay East #1 Campground

ROBERTS BAY RECREATION AREA
LATITUDE: N 44°06.810
LONGITUDE: W 120°42.020

Crooked River
Crooked River
Viewed from Still Water Campground

LOWER CROOKED RIVER
LATITUDE: N 44°09.755
LONGITUDE: W 120°49.833

Christmas Valley Sand Dunes
Christmas Valley Sand Dunes

CHRISTMAS VALLEY SAND DUNES
LATITUDE: N 43°21.184
LONGITUDE: W 120°23.160
Elevation: 4300'

Green Mountain Lookout
Green Mountain Lookout

GREEN MOUNTAIN CAMPGROUND
LATITUDE: N 43°23.160
LONGITUDE: W 120°43.370
Elevation: 5160'

Fort Rock
Fort Rock north from Silver Lake, OR
You used to be able to camp anywhere at Fort Rock.
There was a road up the middle and almost to the top.
If you walked around the circumference, would be
guaranteed to find an arrowhead.

Fort Rock Cemetery
Historic Fort Rock Cemetery

FORT ROCK CEMETERY
LATITUDE: N 43°22.245
LONGITUDE: W 121°03.828
There was a grave marker that said
Killed By Sheriffs Pose1913, but it
has disappeared.

Picture Rock Pass Petroglyphs
Picture Rock Pass Petroglyphs

Picture Rock Pass Petroglyphs
These petroglyphs are used for most of the
tourist brochures and information guides in
Lake County.

PICTURE ROCK PASS PETROGLYPHS
LATITUDE: N 43°02.880
LONGITUDE: W 120°48.020
Petroglyphs on Highway 31 / MP 63
Six miles north from Summer Lake, OR
There are more petroglyphs in the area.

Road 21 Views
Road#21 Views (East from Paulina Lake)

Road 21 Views
Road#21 Views (East from Paulina Lake)

Also see: BROADWAY LAVA FIELD
Also see:
CHRISTMAS VALLEY
Also see:
NEWBERRY CRATER and MONUMENT
Also see:
NORTH SHORE ROAD
Also see:
OCHOCO NF / ROAD#16
Also see:
OCHOCO NF / ROAD#27
Also see:
PINE MOUNTAIN OBSERVATORY
Also see:
PRINEVILLE / NORTH SHORE
Also see:
PRINEVILLE / SALT CREEK
Also see:
STEENS MOUNTAIN
Also see:
WICKIUP RESERVOIR / ROAD#090
Also see:
WICKIUP RESERVOIR / ROAD#4260
Also see:
WICKIUP RESERVOIR / ROAD#4280
Also see:
WICKIUP RESERVOIR / ROAD#4370
Also see:
WICKIUP RESERVOIR / ROAD#44

Google Custom Map Free Oregon Campgrounds
Google Custom Map by Ian

OREGON FREE CAMPGROUND MAP
Google custom map by Ian with most of the
free campgrounds in Oregon
.

South Ice Cave
South Ice Cave on Road#22
Near the junction of China Hat Road(Road#18)

South Ice Cave
Entrance to South Ice Cave

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CAMPING RECIPES

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Funny Clouds
Funny Clouds

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Bend, OR

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OREGON CAMPGROUND DIRECTORY
DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST
EAST FORT ROCK OHV TRAIL SYSTEM