Sam Owen Campground

  

Photo of an RV entering Sam Owen Campground, the largest campground on the IPNFSam Owen Campground, located on the east shore of Lake Pend Oreille, is 22 miles southeast of Sandpoint, Idaho.

The campground has 80 campsites including three host campsites, a group picnic site, covered picnic shelter, day use area with 18 family picnic units and swimming beach parking, boat launch and RV dump station.

Campground roads and campsite parking spurs are paved.

Sam Owen Campground has universally accessible facilities.

Amenities include a swimming beach, paved overflow parking areas, a pavilion for presentations, picnic area, flush toilets, boat launch and dock.

At a Glance

Fees Standard singles - $18; Premium singles - $20; Day use - $8; Boat launch - $8; Covered pavilion - $72; Group picnic area - $60; RV dump station - $7; Extra vehicle fee - $8
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Hope, Idaho
Water: Potable water
Restroom: Flush toilets
Operated By: This campground is part of NRRS. Reserve units by calling NRRS at 1-877-444-6777 or visit the website at www.recreation.gov

General Information

Directions:

From Sandpoint, take State Highway 200 east 21 miles. Turn right on Peninsula Road (County Road 1028) 1 mile to Recreation Area.


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Attractions include Lake Pend Oreille, fishing, swimming, boating.
No. of SitesSites are reserved through recreation.gov
No. of Accessible sites80 camp units

RV Camping

Attractions include Lake Pend Oreille, fishing, swimming, boating.
Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoSites are reserved through recreation.gov
Size Restrictions20-60 feet
No. of Sites59 sites
No. of Accessible sites1 accessible unit
Dump StationsYes
Hookups - ElectricNo
Hookup - SewerNo

Fishing

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Hiking

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Fire Danger Level: Moderate
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
48.223372
  Longitude : 
-116.294253
  Elevation : 
2000 feet