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FOREST RECREATION: List of sites and possible changes

BAKER RANGER DISTRICT

Anthony Lake campground: Retrofit 30 percent of campsites for ADA accessibility; extend road spurs; remove two toilets and replace with one accessible toilet at group camp

Anthony Lakes boat launch: Allow concessionaire to charge fee

Anthony Lakes Guard Station: No change

Anthony Lakes picnic area: Allow concessionaire to charge fee

Baldy Creek trailhead: Remove toilet

Blue Springs sno-park: No change

Boundary Guard Station: No longer rent building to visitors (has not been available for rent for past few years)

Dutch Flat trailhead: Remove toilet and possibly move it to Grande Ronde sno-park at Anthony Lakes; remove horse loading/unloading ramp and hitching rails when they are in bad shape

Elkhorn Crest trailhead at Anthony Lakes: Replace toilets with ADA-accessible ones; replace information board

Grande Ronde Lake boat launch: Remove two toilets, replace with one accessible toilet; allow concessionaire to charge fee

Grande Ronde Lake campground: No change

Grande Ronde sno-park: Replace existing toilet with accessible version, possibly the one now at Dutch Flat trailhead

Mason Dam boat launch: Install gate to limit winter use; allow concessionaire to charge fee

Mason Dam picnic area (just below dam): Move toilet; remove picnic tables, fire rings, bridge and entrance sign

McCully Fork campground: Open summer weekends and holidays only; install two new gates

Millers Lane campground: Allow concessionaire to charge fee; if concessionaire not interested in operating, change site to dispersed camping rather than developed

Mowich Loop picnic area: Install gate to prevent fall-winter use; remove picnic tables and fire rings

Mud Lake campground: Add two gates to limit use; remove two toilets, replace with one accessible toilet; convert site to reservation-only group camp, with fee

Peavy Cabin: No change

Powder River dredge tailings interpretive sign/Powder River trailhead/Social Security Point/Southwest Shore campground/Union Creek campground, boat launch and picnic area: No change; finish rebuilding water system at Union Creek campground

PINE RANGER DISTRICT

Clear Creek sno-park: No change

Deadman trailhead: Remove toilet and trash cans; eliminate fees

Eagle Forks campground: Install gate to limit use season; Remove tables, fire rings from 20 percent of sites; increase fee

East Eagle trailhead: Remove toilets, trashcans; eliminate fees

Fish Lake campground: Replace three toilets with ADA accessible units; retrofit campsites to ADA accessibility; repair water system; increase fees

Halfway picnic area: Install gate; convert to group camp, reservation only; begin charging fee

McBride campground: Remove all facilities (toilet, well, tables, fire rings), restore to dispersed camping

Tamarack campground: Upgrade 30 percent of sites to ADA accessible; install new toilet; repair ADA accessible trail; install gate to limit use season; increase fee

UNITY RANGER DISTRICT

Amelia Creek trailhead: Remove toilet

Antlers Guard Station: Add ADA accessible toilet, wheelchair ramp

Elk Creek campground: Install gate to limit use season; increase fee

Oregon campground: Remove picnic tables, fire rings and convert site to day use/trailhead only; retain half of campsites for arking only; eliminate fee

Oregon OHV trailhead: Reduce maintenance season

South Fork campground: Install gate and roadside barriers to limit use season; replace two toilets with one ADA accessible; increase fee

Stevens Creek campground: Install gates and roadside barriers to limit use season; increase fee

Table Rock north trailhead: Remove toilet and picnic tables

Wetmore campground: Install gate to limit use season; increase fee

Yellowpine campground: Repair or rebuild water system; install gate to limit use season; increase fee

WALLOWA VALLEY RANGER DISTRICT

Coyote campground: Remove all amenities, restore to dispersed camping; work with Nez Perce Tribe on alternative campsites

Red Hill Lookout viewpoint: Remove picnic tables

Salt Creek Summit sno-park: No change

HELLS CANYON NATIONAL RECREATION AREA

Black Lake campground: Remove restrooms, picnic tables and fire rings, restore to dispersed camping

Blackhorse campground: Close or remove water system; increase camping fee to $10; pursue concessionaire within five years

Buck Creek trailhead: Remove most facilities, including toilet, corrals and picnic tables; eliminate fee

Buckhorn campground: Install gate; restore to dispersed camping

Buckhorn Tower/Overlook: Replace interpretive signs

Cache Creek Ranch: Remove small cabin, rebuild water and sewer system

Christmas Creek Ranch: Install accessible toilet; operate through agreement with Friends of Hells Canyon group

Coverdale campground: Reservation camping only; remove water system; increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Cow Creek trailhead: No change

Dougherty campground: No change

Dug Bar boat launch/trailhead: No change

Fivemile Overlook: No change

Freezeout trailhead: Replace information board

Granny View Overlook: Remove toilet

Hat Point day use area: Remove one toilet

Hat Point trailhead: No change

Heavens Gate trailhead: Replace interpretive board

Hells Canyon Creek boat launch: Repair ADA-accessible boat ramp

Hells Canyon Creek Visitor Center: No change

Hells Canyon Overlook: Pursue concessionaire within five years

Hidden campground: Limit use season from Memorial Day to Labor Day; remove water system; increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Indian Crossing campground: Increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Indian Crossing trailhead: No change

Indian Village Grove Interpretive Site: Pursue agreement with Tribe to maintain site; rebuild trail for ADA accessibility

Kirkwood Ranch: Provide drinking water; build ADA-accessible route from river to ranch

Lake Fork campground: Reservation use only; install gate to limit use season; increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Lick Creek campground: Remove water system; install gate to limit use season; reservation only, increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Low Saddle trailhead: Remove toilet

North Pine Roadside Rest Stop: Replacing two toilets; install interpretive and information sign; pursue concessionaire within five years

Ollokot campground: Increase fee to $10; pursue concessionaire within five years

P.O. Saddle trailhead: Remove all facilities except information board and entrance sign; eliminate fees

Pittsburg campground: Reduce campsites by 30 percent; add campground host; increase fee

Pittsburg Landing: Find volunteer host to manage

Pittsburg rock art interpretive site: No change

Saddle Creek campground: Remove all facilities

Sawpit Saddle viewpoint: Remove toilet

Seven Devils campground: Remove all facilities, close campground and direct visitors to Windy Saddle campground

Sheep Creek Ranch: No change

Snake River trailhead: No change

Twin Lakes campground: Remove all facilities

Upper Pittsburg Landing: Upgrade toilet, paths and picnic site to ADA accessible

Warnock Corrals trailhead: Install parking barriers to prevent vehicles from entering wilderness

Windy Saddle horse camp: Change to family campground; add ADA sites; replace toilet, begin charging fee

Windy Saddle trailhead: Build ADA-accessible day use site; redesign parking area

EAGLE CAP RANGER DISTRICT

Arrow forest camp: Install ADA-accessible toilet, upgrade 25 percent of sites with tables and fire rings; increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Bear Crek trailhead: No change

Bear Wallow trailhead: Remove toilet

Boundary campground: Install fee station, begin charging fees; pursue concessionaire within five years

Bowman-Frances Lake trailhead: No change

Canyon forest camp: Remove all facilities

French Camp picnic area: Repair historic building; improve ADA accessibility from parking area to building; pursue concessionaire within five years

Hurricane Creek campground: remove one of three toilets; major reconstruction of site; increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Hurricane Creek trailhead: No change

Irondyke forest camp: Install ADA-accessible toilet, upgrade 25 percent of sites with tables and fire rings; increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Lostine Guard Station: Use site for campground hosts

Maxwell Lake trailhead: No change

McCully trailhead: Resurface parking lot with smaller rock

Pole Bridge picnic area: Install ADA toilet; pursue concessionaire within five years

Shady campground: Upgrade to ADA accessible at 25 percent of sites; increase fee, pursue concessionaire within five years

Turkey Flat forest camp: Upgrade to ADA accessible at 25 percent of sites; increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Two Pan campground: Pursue concessionaire within five years

Two Pan trailhead: No change

Walla Walla forest camp: Upgrade to ADA accessible at 25 percent of sites; increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

Williamson campground: Upgrade ADA accessibility to campsites and toilets; increase fee; pursue concessionaire within five years

LA GRANDE RANGER DISTRICT

Bird Track interpretive trailhead: Harder trail surface; seek partnership with local bird club to operate and maintain

Bird Track Springs campground: Remove half campsites; install gate to limit use season; increase fee

Boulder Park campground: Install gate to limit use season; eliminate 20 percent of campsites; begin charging fee

Buck Creek trailhead: Reduce use season; improve accessibility from campsites to toilet

Catherine Summit sno-park: No change, but consider replacing non-ADA-accessible toilet

Indian Rock viewpoint: No change

Main Eagle trailhead: Redesign parking lot to accommodate trailers; install new information board; reduce maintenance season to Memorial Day through Sept. 30

Moss Springs campground: Improve parking and lengthen spur roads; increase fee

Moss Springs Guard Station: No change (closed now)

Moss Springs trailhead: Pursue money to improve and expanding parking area

North Fork Catherine Creek trailhead: Reduce maintenance season

North Fork Catherine Creek group camp: Install gate to limit use; charge fee after changing to reservation only

Oregon Trail Interpretive Park picnic area: Reduce use season to Friday through Sunday from Memorial Day to Labor Day

Spool Cart campground: Install gate at main entrance and at one loop to limit use season; change to group campground, reservation only, with fee

Spring Creek campground: Begin charging fee

Starkey interpretive site: No change

Two Color campground: Improve parking; begin charging fee; replace oiler toilet with ADA accessible; retrofit sites for ADA accessibility; close 25 percent of sites

Two Color Guard Station: No change

Umapine campground: No change

Umapine OHV trailhead: No change

West Eagle campground: Remove 30 percent of campsites; increase fees

West Eagle Meadows trailhead: Reduce maintenance season

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