Salmon River Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The Salmon River Campground is composed of 30 campsites on the Salmon River situated in a mixed lodgepole pine and meadow/sagebrush environment. The campground is convenient to the town of Stanley and visitors can take an afternoon to visit the fascinating Stanley Museum, which reveals the rich history of the area. To maintain stream bank integrity, sites 1-18 are closed from August 15. Sites 1-18 are opened early in the season to accommodate steelhead fishermen.

At a Glance

Reservations: This is a concession operated, first come/first serve campground.
Open Season: Mid-March - November
Restrictions: Pets must be on a leash. There is a 10 day camping limit.
Closest Towns: Stanley, Idaho
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Sawtooth NRA. For general campground information, contact the Sawtooth NRA Visitor Center at 208-72
Information Center:
  • FS operated with reduced fees/services mid March through mid May. 
 For general campground information, contact the Sawtooth NRA Visitor Center at 208-727-5000 or the Stanley Ranger Station at 208-774-3000.

General Information

Directions:

From Stanley, go 5 miles northeast on ID 75.  The campground is on the right.


Activities


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Location

 
  Elevation : 
6200 ft.