Sam Brown Horse Campground

Call ahead This experience may be open for on-site visitation; however, offerings and/or operating procedures may have changed due to COVID-19. Please verify details before you go and visit the COVID-19 Resources page for more information.

Sam Brown Horse Campground is the only horse camp on the Wild Rivers Ranger District. Located in the midst of the area’s amazing biodiversity, it’s a great place to wander and take in the sites and sounds of the Illinois Valley.  

  •  5 campsites with picnic tables, and fire pits 
  • 2 double campsites with picnic tables, and fire pits 
  • Drinking water (hand pump) 
  • Vault toilet 
  • No garbage disposal – Please pack it out