Power Plant Campground

  

Power Plant Campground

Overview: 

Power Plant Campground is near Atlanta, Idaho.

There are 24 campsites located near the headwaters of the Middle Fork of the Boise River.

A trailhead offers access to the Sawtooth Wilderness, heading northeast into a lake-filled basin.

The historic mining town of Atlanta is just south of the campground.

Good fishing in the river for rainbow trout and whitefish.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: June - September
Reservations: No reservations are necessary.  It is a first come, first serve.
Fees This is a fee campground. Camping is $15.00 per night per site. There are fee envelopes located at the entrance to the campground.
Permit Info: 24 sites / 15.00 overnight.
Closest Towns: Boise, Idaho
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Information Center: Facilities:  Campsites have campfire rings, picnic tables, grills and a vault toilet.

General Information

Directions:

From Boise, Idaho travel State Highway 21 north to the turnoff of the Arrowrock Reservoir.  Travel along FS 268 road east approximately 69 miles.  This is a long drive, you will travel past the Arrowrock Dam and several other campgrounds before arriving at Powerplant Campground.  

The FS 268 road is very narrow and may be rough. Use caution when driving to your site.


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Total of 24 sites.

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Fire Danger Level: Low
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
43.81408
  Longitude : 
-115.10487
  Elevation : 
5500