South Steens Family & Equestrian Campgrounds
Burns District | OR
Season Dates: 5/20 - 11/1
Fees: Fees are $6 per vehicle, per night
South Steens Campground is located on Steens Mountain, approximately 18 miles from Highway 205 via the Steens Mountain Loop Road. Visitors will find picnic tables and grills at 36 campsites amid juniper and sage. The Campground is close to the Historic Riddle Brothers Ranch, several hiking trails, and Little Blitzen and Big Indian Gorges. An equestrain campground designed specifically for horse users is directly adjacent. Recreational stock (horses, mules, llamas, goats, etc.) are not allowed in the family portion of South Steens Campground, but are welcome and comfortable at 15 equestrian sites complete with tie posts and small corrals.
From Burns, take State Highway 78 southeast for approximately 2 miles. Turn right onto State Highway 205 and travel south for 60 miles to Frenchglen, Oregon. Continue on State Highway 205 through the town of Frenchglen, and up P Hill. Travel approximately 9 miles, then turn left on the Steens Mountain Loop Road south entrance. The turnoff to South Steens Campground is just over 18 miles from State Highway 205.