Palisades Creek Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Palisades Creek Campground

Campground is scheduled to close on September 30, 2013

Palisades Creek Campground is nestled in the Palisades Creek Canyon.  Hiking the trails and fishing Palisades Creek and the Upper and Lower Palisades Lakes will keep you busy all day. Trails in this area are in the Palisades Backcountry and are non-motorized; ATV's and Motorcycles are not allowed in the campground. Palisades Reservoir and the South Fork of the Snake River are minutes away from the campground. Palisades Creek flows through the campground which has 5 single units and 2 double units. Full time campground host located on site. Firewood is for sale at campground.

At a Glance

Reservations: First Come, First Served
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $12/Night for single unit, $24/Night for double unit, $6/Night for extra vehicle and Day Use Fee is $6/day.
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Swan Valley and Irwin, ID
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes: Interagency Senior Pass and Interagency Access Pass will receive a discount on Single sites only.
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Palisades Creek Area offers two trailheads; one for trucks with horse trailers and another for single vehicles (hikers), which has a restroom provided and a bridge that leads to the Palisades Creek trail.

General Information

Directions: From Swan Valley go 7 miles east on US 26, then 2 miles northwest on Forest Road 255.

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Campground Camping

Fire Informationyes
No. of Sites8

Fishing

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Amenities

Camping trailer
Toilets
Picnic tables
Parking Two parking areas outside of the Campground; Truck with Horse trailers and Single vehicle
Tent camping
Drinking water
Fire Danger Level: Low
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
43.3973
  Longitude : 
-111.2133615
  Elevation : 
5890