E-Ne-Nuck Campground

Six Rivers National Forest

Six Rivers National Forest

Six Rivers National Forest
Attractions and Activities

Visitors to the Six Rivers National Forest find a variety of wonderful places to explore and things to do. Campers at E-Ne-Nuck Campground have great fishing close at hand and all the wonders of the Six Rivers forest around them.

  • Fish, raft, and kayak along the Salmon River, designated as a Scenic and Recreational River. Take advantage of the Ti Bar River Access.
  • Hike on the Steinacher Creek Path and the Wooley Creek Path.
  • Saddle up for trail rides from the Ten Bear trailhead, Bridge Creek, Haypress Trail, and dozens others.
  • Get your thrills river rafting on the On the Klamath River with an experienced rafting company: River Country Rafting, Klamath River Rafting
  • Explore the Siskiyou Wilderness.
  • Hike on the famous Pacific Crest Trail.
  • Set out OHVing on the Lubbs Trail near Orleans or any of several trails in the Mad River area.

Nearby Campgrounds

Six Rivers National Forest Campgrounds

Klamath National Forest Campgrounds

Key E-Ne-Nuck Campground Regulations

  1. Secure food and scented items so that bears cannot get to them.
  2. Dogs must be on leash and attended at all times.
  3. Fires are only permitted in provided fire rings.
  4. Obtain firewood locally to avoid the spread of invasive pests.

E-Ne-Nuck Campground

E-Ne-Nuck Campground is beside Bluff Creek where it flows into the Klamath River, 6 miles upstream from Weitchpec and 9 miles downstream from Orleans. E-Ne-Nuck, named for a Karuk chief, is one of the most popular fishing campgrounds in the Six Rivers National Forest. Excellent fishing holes are found nearby along the Klamath River. The campground reportedly has a smokehouse which anglers may use to cure their catches.

Bluff Creek was the site of the famous 1967 Bigfoot film.

E-Ne-Nuck Campground has 10 campsites for RVs, trailers, and tents. All campsites are first-come, first-served.

E-Ne-Nuck Campground Basics
E-Ne-Nuck Campground Location: Off Highway 96, 9 miles downstream from Orleans
Elevation: 740 feet
Mileage and driving times from gateway cities: Eureka - 76 miles, 1:42
Yreka - 124 miles, 2:43
Number of Sites: 10
Open - Closed: June through October
Max. People per Site: 8 (including children)
Vehicles per Site: 1 (fee for additional vehicle)
Pets: on leash, always attended
Orleans Ranger District: (530) 627-3291

No Reservations All campsites are available first-come, first-served.
Maximum RV/trailer Length: 30 feet
Wheelchair Accessible Sites: One accessible site
Fees: $10 per night
Check-in, check-out: 2:30 PM, 2:00 PM

E-Ne-Nuck Campground Amenities
Campsites: Picnic table, fire ring with grill, cast iron stoves; no hook-ups
Campground: Vault toilets, tap water
Showers: No
Dump station: Available in Happy Camp
Supplies available in Orleans - 9 miles
Attractions near E-Ne-Nuck Campground: Fish along the many great fishing holes in the Klamath River near the campground. Drive to nearby Fish Lake and launch your non-motorized craft for fishing. Hike around Fish Lake and to nearby lakes. Raft and kayak along the Klamath. Swim and tube in late summer if water levels are safe. Have your camera ready in case you spot Bigfoot.

General Camping Information

Opening and closing dates of campgrounds are only estimates, usually dependent on snow conditions. Not all campsites can accommodate trailers or RVs of all lengths. Check carefully on the website when you make your reservation to be sure your vehicle will fit your campsite.

In order to prevent the spread of invasive insects, obtain firewood locally.

Accessible Sites

Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate.

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