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Overview of Buchanan Springs Rest Area

12-hour stay limit. Overnight parking permitted; no tent camping.

Pad Type gravel

Elevation 4,363 ft / 1,329 m

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Reviews of Buchanan Springs Rest Area 3 people have reviewed this location.

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Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 3G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 11/10/2018
T-Mobile 3G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 11/10/2018
24 reviews
“Free/ no cell reception”

Reviewed 9/20/2020

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
Overall Rating

Is what it is. Free spot in the middle of the high dessert. Gas about 25mi away in Burns. Also a free dump with gas/propane purchase in burns. Stayed here twice. End of August, middle of September. Restrooms were open. There is a dumpster as well... We saw a local unload almost 10 bags from his pickup. Picnic area. No water. Pretty... more

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Cap would stay here again

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3 reviews
“Easy access right off highway. 20 East of Burns, OR”

Reviewed 8/8/2020

Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Great spot for the night. Several other RV's pulled in after us and there was more than enough room. Pit toilets were closed (COVID-19) but there are porta toilets available. We parked as far from the road as we could and were not bothered by the noise. Traffic is pretty light in the night anyway. If you proceed into Burns in the ... more

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JimAll would stay here again

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Boondocking Adventures
TX
27' Grand Design 220RK
Ford
11 reviews
“Great overnight spot ”

Reviewed 11/10/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Huge flat gravel parking area with 2 vault toilets and a trash dumpster.
What more could you want?

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Verizon 3G
T-Mobile 3G

Boondocking Adventures would stay here again

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Boondocking Adventures
TX
27' Grand Design 220RK
Ford
11 reviews
Free Camping near Burns Oregon - Go Getcha Some Nature

Free Camping near Burns Oregon Location This free overnight spot is right off US-20 just East of Burns, Oregon.   Amenities It has a large public trash dumpster and a restroom with 2 vau...

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • picnic area
Facilities
  • restrooms: flush
  • trash
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

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