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Overview of Muleshoe Campground

Number of Sites 10

Elevation 1,673 ft / 509 m

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Muleshoe Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

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Zamia Ventures
Hobe Sound, FL 25' Airstream Flying Cloud Ford F150
132 reviews
“Quiet, centrally located, and cheap”

Reviewed 10/12/2018

Nightly rate: $5
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 3
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We selected Muleshoe as our base for exploring all three units of the John Day Fossil Beds, and as mentioned by other reviewers it is centrally located to all three units of the national monument. However, keep in mind that the units are very far apart -- it's over 75 miles from the visitor center to the Clarno Unit, on winding roads. ... more

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Zamia Ventures would stay here again

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BruceM
Kennewick, WA 32' Airstream Excella 1000 2011 Ford F-250 4x4 6.2L Gas
31 reviews
“Good central location for the Clarn and Painted hills units of John Day Fossil Beds National Monument ”

Reviewed 4/23/2017

Nightly rate: $2
Days stayed: 2
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Centrally located for access to the 3 John Day Fossil Bed Units (number 7 on the map). BLM camp with plenty of room for large rigs – officially 50’ max (download regional map with camping resources from the John Day monument web site). There are 6 RV sites, two vault toilets. There are also 7 walk in tent sites with picnic tables an... more

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BruceM would stay here again

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Meg and Ben
MD 22' Airstream Safari Cheverolet Silverado
43 reviews
“Lovely little spot convenient to the John Day Fossil Beds”

Reviewed 9/21/2015

Nightly rate: $5
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 1
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This was an awesome little campground, so picturesque on the John Day River among the mountains/cliffs that mark this whole area. Sunsets were lovely. Sites were spacious,though no other means of privacy. Seemed popular/appreciated by locals, though it wasn't full, even on the weekend. Close to the road, but very few cars. Big picnic ... more

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Meg and Ben would stay here again

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Meg and Ben
MD 22' Airstream Safari Cheverolet Silverado
43 reviews
Life is fragile - Lesson from a Fossil

NOTE: any errors/typos due to bad wifi! NOT human error. ;)  Places like the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument are the epitome of what we love about this trip. First, we discovered it by accide...

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault
Pets
  • pets
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