Mammoth Springs Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Mammoth Springs Campground features 8 camp units, vault toilets, and potable water (July-October). Please observe the Pack it In Pack it Out refuse policy. Attractions include Dismal Lake (1 mile).

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Will open as snow allows. Accessible but not been officially opened. Camp at own Risk
Fees No fee is charged for the use of this facility.
Open Season: June
Closest Towns: Avery, Idaho
Water: Potable water (July-October)
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

Access 1: From Avery, Idaho drive 22 miles east of Avery on St. Joe River Road (Forest Highway 50), turn south on Bluff Creek Road (#509), go 14 miles and turn south 2-1/2 miles on Avery Timber Creek Road (#201). Proceed 2.4 miles to the campground entrance.

Access 2: From St. Regis, Montana take the Little Joe Road (#282) to the Idaho border where it becomes Gold Creek Road (#388). This road will end at the St. Joe River Road (Forest Highway 50) where you turn right and continue as in Access 1.


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Attractions include proximity (1 mile) to Dismal Lake.
No. of SitesSites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Accessible sites8 camp units

RV Camping

Attractions include proximity (1 mile) to Dismal Lake.
Reservation InfoSites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Sites8 camp units
Size RestrictionsContact St. Joe Ranger District for more information.

Dispersed Camping

There are dispersed camping opportunities on the nearby roads and trails. Attractions include proximity (1 mile) to Dismal Lake.

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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Fire Danger Level: Low
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
47.103882
  Longitude : 
-115.630717
  Elevation : 
5700 feet