Tailwaters Campground

  

Tailwaters Campground

Overview: 

Tailwaters Campground is accessed from State Highway 20. 

There are three campsites and plenty of opportunities to fish for trout and bass.

The Campground is located on the west shore of Anderson Ranch Reservoir.

The Tailwaters boat ramp is within the campground provides access for rafts, motorized and non-motorized boats.

Be advised:  There is an Elmore county ordinanace restricting any motorized equipment on the Lower South Fork Boise River.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Day Use only.
Operational Hours: 6-1-2015   Day Use only. The restrooms are available for use.  The Boat Launch is open however a newly formed rapid is just downstream of the launch site.
Reservations: No reservations are necessary.  This is a first come, first serve campground.
Fees This is not a fee campground.
Permit Info: 3 sites / No fees.
Closest Towns: Mountain Home, Idaho
Water: Not for Drinking
Restroom: vault toilet
Information Center: Facilities:  There are campground rings, picnic tables, and a vault toilet.

General Information

Directions:

From Mountain Home, Idaho, travel 21 miles along State Highway 20 northeast to the FS 134 road turnoff approximately 21 miles toward Anderson Dam. Continue along FS 134 road for approximately 6 miles.  When arriving at the Dam, turn south on FS 121 road and go south for about a mile to Tailwaters Campground.


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Campground Camping

Total of 3 sites.

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Hunting

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Picnicking

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Fire Danger Level: Very High
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
43.3576

  Longitude : 
-115.4553

  Elevation : 
4200