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LDMA - Blue Bucket Gold Mining & Campground

31097 Valentine Lane, Huntington, OR, 97907

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Last Updated: October 31, 2023

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$15per night

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Campground Overview

When visiting Blue Bucket's 118 acres, you will enjoy your choice of electric/water, electric only, or dry RV sites, as well as plenty of space to pitch a tent! All sites are in close proximity to the restrooms and clubhouse. Patented land that is nice and flat for camping, along with rolling hills. The Burnt River runs through the west side of the property. Easy entrance along Highway 1-84. Gold is present in the stream gravel, bench gravel and in high bench deposits. You will also see an abundance of wildlife, including chukar, elk and deer.

Check In

Check In Time: 1PM | Please check-in at the office upon arrival.


Wildlife Viewing, Stargazing, Hunting, Off-Roading/ATV, Kayaking, Hiking, Historic Sightseeing, Backpacking

Area Tips

Kayaking, fishing and hunting near by. 



Blue Bucket Camp Staff reserves the right to limit additional vehicles per campsite. All vehicles must display a valid Blue Bucket parking permit. A vehicle without a proper parking permit is subject to tow at owner's expense. Vehicles must not block the road or adjacent campsite(s). Speed limit is 5 MPH. Including all ATV's/UTV'S. Dust Rules Apply.

Quiet Hours

Quiet hours are from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.


Parents are responsible at all times for their children's safety and behavior. Please supervise small children in showers and restrooms, and do not allow children to play in the roadway.


Blue Bucket Camp Staff reserves the right to limit additional vehicles per campsite. Day or night visitors must register at the Blue Bucket Camp office.

Pet Rules

All pets must be registered with the Blue Bucket Camp Office with current rabies certificate on file. Animals must be kept on a leash at all times and may not be left unattended at campsite. Animals may not be tethered to camp utility fixtures, picnic tables, trees or fences. Animal waste must be picked up by the pet owner anywhere on Blue Bucket Camp property,


Help us stay clean by depositing all garbage in the dumpsters located throughout Blue Bucket Camp.

After Hours Assistance

For after-hours assistance or security, please see Blue Bucket Caretaker(s).

Restrooms and Showers Facilities

Facilities are available. Due to Board of Health Regulations, animals and the washing of dishes are prohibited in the restrooms. Please clean up after your self, thank you!


Personal charcoal and propane grills are permitted. See Park Map for hot coal disposal dumpsters. Do not put hot coals in garbage containers. Fireworks are prohibited on the Blue Bucket Camp premises and on property.

Monthly Rate Discounts

If your stay is shorten for any reason, and you paid for a discounted daily rate, you will be re-rated to the daily site fee and charged accordingly. You will also be charged a "Early Departure Camping Site Fee of $50.

Loss, Damages & Claims

Park management is not responsible for loss, damages or claims to property of guests due to fire, theft, accident or any other cause. The management also reserves the right to refuse service to anyone. Having in possession weapons such as firearms, knives, chains, etc. while outside a personal camping vehicle is not permitted on property. Blue Bucket Camp closes certain sites and areas of property for landscaping and maintenance throughout the season.


Trees, and the shade they provide, are an integral part of an enjoyable Blue Bucket Camp experience. However, healthy and well-maintained trees pose a natural hazard of falling debris, such as leaves and branches, especially during windy and/or extreme weather conditions. We do not assume responsibility for these natural hazards or for any property damage, injury or other circumstances that may result. Please take this into consideration when parking in Blue Bucket Camp and while enjoying the camp.


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