Big Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Photo of Big Creek Campground9 camp units, vault toilets, day use area, potable water, Pack it In Pack it Out waste management system. Fishing, National Recreation Trails, hunting, berry picking, hiking, site of former Civilian Conservation Corps camp.

At a Glance

Fees No fee is charged for the use of this facility.
Open Season: May
Closest Towns: St. Maries, Idaho
Water: Potable water
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

Drive 24 miles east of St. Maries, Idaho to Calder on the St. Joe River Road. Then follow County Road 5 miles east, then 3 miles north on Big Creek Road #537.


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Attractions include fishing, National Recreation Trails, hunting, berry picking, hiking, site of former Civilian Conservation Corps camp.
Fire InformationThere are established fire rings at each site.
No. of SitesSites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Accessible sites9 camp units

RV Camping

Attractions include fishing, National Recreation Trails, hunting, berry picking, hiking, site of former Civilian Conservation Corps camp.
Fire InformationThere are established fire rings at each site.
Reservation InfoSites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Sites9 camp units
Size RestrictionsContact St. Joe Ranger District for more information.

Group Camping

There is no established group site, but the campground layout is amenable to groups. Attractions include fishing, National Recreation Trails, hunting, berry picking, hiking, site of former Civilian Conservation Corps camp.
Fire InformationThere are established fire rings at each site.
Reservation InfoSites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Sites9 camp units

Dispersed Camping

There are dispersed camping opportunities on the nearby roads and trails. Attractions include fishing, National Recreation Trails, hunting, berry picking, hiking, site of former Civilian Conservation Corps camp.

Fishing

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Hunting

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Nature Viewing

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Picnicking

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Scenic Driving

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Water Activities

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Fire Danger Level: Low

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
47.34811
  Longitude : 
-116.1235
  Elevation : 
2400 feet