Canyon Transfer Camp

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Canyon Campground is a non-reservation campground composed of 7 single units and 4 group sites on the Big Smoky Creek situated in a lovely open area framed by a narrow canyon. Campground amenities include picnic tables, fire rings, drinking water, restrooms, and a stock loading station. A multitude of trails head north from both the campground and guard station. The Big Smoky Trail #072 leads to Skillern Hot Springs, along the Big Smoky Creek. Trails are open to motorcycles, horses, mountain bikers, and hikers.

At a Glance

Current Conditions:  Water system has been turned off and garbage service has terminated for the winter.  No fees will be charged.
Operational Hours: Open May 1- November 30
Reservations: This is a non-reservation campground.
Fees $6.00 per night fee.
Restrictions: Pets must be leashed in the campground.
Closest Towns: Fairfield, ID
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Fairfield Ranger District. This campground is not part of NRRS. Call 208-764-3202 for more informa

General Information


From Fairfield, go north 18 miles on Forest Road #094 and east 2 miles on Forest Road #085.

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5600 ft.