Edna Creek Campground

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IC - Edna Creek Campground

Overview:

Edna Campground is located 56 miles northeast of Boise, Idaho, in a scenic Ponderosa pine forest along Highway 21 at an elevation of 5,700 feet. Wildlife and summer wildflowers are abundant. Historic Idaho City is just 11 miles south. Crooked River runs near the site, offering whitefish and rainbow trout fishing.

This campground contains 9 site that can accommodate up to 6 people each. Picnic tables, a BBQ grill, and fire ring with benches are provided. The site is in an open area with shade. Vault toilets and garbage service are provided. Parking spurs are graveled. Due to its proximity to the highway, some noise from passing traffic is to be expected.

Highway 21, also known as the Ponderosa Pine Scenic Byway, snakes along Mores Creek to Mores Creek Summit, Gold Fork, and Banner Ridge with breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and forest. Numerous trail opportunities are in the area, offering hiking, biking, horseback riding, and ATVing. In winter, the area becomes a playground for backcountry skiers and snowmobilers.

 

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At a Glance

Reservations: Make your reservations HERE at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
Fees This is a fee campground. Fee envelopes and a collection box are provided near the entrance.
Permit Info: 9 sites / $15.00 overnight. 
Busiest Season: summer months
Closest Towns: Idaho City
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Information Center: Facilities: The campground contains 9 sites that can accommodate up to 6 people each.  There are picnic tables, a BBQ grill, and fire ring with benches.  The site is in an open area with some shade.  There are vault toilets and garbage services. 

General Information

Directions:

From Idaho City, Idaho, take Highway 21 north for about 18 miles to the campground. You will travel past Mores Creek Summit.  The entrance is on the east side of the road.


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Fire Danger Level: Low
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
43.96254
  Longitude : 
-115.62247
  Elevation : 
5200