Bumblebee Campground

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

Bumblebee Campground, located at the confluence of Bumblebee Creek and the North Fork of the Coeur d'Alene River, is 38 miles from Coeur d'Alene.

Bumblebee Campground is comprised of 2 campground loops with 25 campsites including a host site. Campground roads are paved and campsite parking spurs are seal-coated gravel.

The north loop has 10 campsites including the host site. This site is a reservable group site through the National Recreation Reservation Service. It has a capacity of 100 people.

The south loop has 17 campsites. Amenities include a potable water well with a hand pump and vault toilets in each loop. The eastern end of the south loop was damaged in a wind event in 2006. That portion of the campground will be reconstructed in either 2011 or 2012.

The minimum operating season is Memorial Day through Labor Day.

At a Glance

Fees Please visit or call NRRS at 1-877-444-6777, or on-line: www.recreation.gov
Open Season: May 24
Closest Towns: Kingston, Idaho
Water: Potable water
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Reserve units by calling NRRS at 1-877-444-6777 or on-line: www.recreation.gov

General Information


Take the Kingston Exit of Interstate 90 and go north on Forest Road #9 for 5 miles. Turn east on FR 209 and travel 3 miles to the site.


Camping & Cabins

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Group Camping

The group site will accommodate up to 100 people. There are 8 trailer spaces available in the group area.
No. of Sites1

RV Camping

Attractions include fishing on the North Fork of the Coeur d'Alene River, floating.
Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoSites are reserved through recreation.gov
No. of Sites2 pull-through, several oversized sites that can accommodate RVs
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Hookup - SewerNo

Campground Camping

Attractions include fishing on the North Fork of the Coeur d'Alene River, floating.
Fire InformationThere are established fire rings at each site.
Reservation Info25 of 25 sites accessible
No. of SitesSites are reserved through recreation.gov
No. of Accessible sites25 camp units


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Fire Danger Level: Low

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