Brookings (near Grants Pass), OR
The two-story house features one room on a lower floor, and a three-quarter dividing wall upstairs. The first floor, porch and surrounding grounds are all accessible. The house is minimally furnished with a table and chairs, a sink and food preparation counter, and a wood stove. There is no electricity, but there are solar powered lights. Bring your own firewood, propane and battery powered lanterns. While there is sleeping space for up to 30 visitors, this is a rustic camping experience; there are no beds. Visitors are encouraged to bring camping equipment, including flashlights, cooking and eating utensils, sleeping bags and pads for comfort.
There is plenty of drinking water on site, available from a bright red hand pump, as well as outdoor picnic tables and a group fire ring. An accessible vault toilet is located near the house.
The maximum occupancy for the house is 30; 60 total for the house and surrounding grounds. Firewood is provided for the woodstove at $5.00 per bundle.
Ludlum House is only 1/2 hour drive from ocean beaches, and Redwood State Park in northern California. Many hiking trails are nearby: Chimney Camp Trail #1279, Sourdough Trail #1114, Oregon Redwoods Trail - #1106 Barrier Free (Wheelchair Accessible) and Oregon Redwoods Trail - #1107.
Services & Amenities:
- Accessible Ramps
- Cabin Rental
- Campground Host
- Drinking Water
- Group Fire Ring
- Hiking Trail
- Picnic Area
- Picnic Tables
- Solar & Battery Lights
- Table & Chairs
- Trailer Parking
- Wood Stove
|Within 10 Miles|
- Accessible Hiking Trails
- Accessible Swimming
Alerts and Important Information
Entry to the cabin is by combination lock. The combination will be included in your confirmation letter. Please call/email the Gold Beach Ranger District office at 541.412.6000 4 days prior to your arrival to confirm your combination. The office is open Monday thru Friday from 8:30 to 4:30 and closed on weekends and holidays. There is a 3 day minimum advance window for reservations.
The reservation fee includes a maximum of 10 people. A fee of $5 per additional person will be collected at the district office upon arrival. This money is used for maintenance, furnishings and renovation of the house. There is on-site host that manages the site.
Please bring camping equipment, flashlights or lanterns, cooking/eating utensils, sleeping bags and pads for comfort, first aid kit, washcloths and towels, and dish soap.
Please bring your own garbage bags and clean the facility before you leave. This is a "Pack it in, Pack it out" site.
Groups over 40 will need to rent an additional sani-can (portable toilet) during their stay and the sani-can will be removed when they leave, or the next day.
All Forest Service Cabin Rentals are No Smoking facilities.
Please contact the Ranger District prior to arriving at the cabin/lookout rental to check on any restrictions or conditions, such as fire or road closures, weather or storms, etc., that may affect the quality of your visit.
Jun 24 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Jan 01 2010 -
Dec 31 2010
Jan 01 2011 -
Dec 31 2011
Campground Phone: 541-412-6000
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777
Ludlum House Campground Reservations