Jacksonville, OR 97530
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- Drinking Water
- Vault Toilets
SeasonOpen through Sat Sep 07 2013
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From Jacksonville Oregon, take Highway 238 west for 7 miles to town of Ruch. Turn left on Upper Applegate Road. Continue for 9.2 miles to Forest Road 20. Turn left and continue for 3 miles. The campground entrance is on the right side of road.
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Nearby Applegate Lake is a recreation lake located north of the spectacular Red Buttes Wilderness Area. The lake is popular for swimming, cycling, boating, canoeing, fishing and hiking the various trails.
Mule Mountain Trail offers visitors a special opportunity to access the hillsides above the Applegate Valley and witness the seasonal changes in wildlife activity. It is a long distance hike winding up and around the arid ridges of the Oregon Siskiyou Range. In the spring time, dwarf star tulips, lilies, shooting stars, larkspurs and buttercups puncture the needle and leaf mat and adorn the grass floor.