Bench Creek Campground


A nice small campground in the trees along Bench Creek near Highway 21. Fishing in the stream and nearby Bull Trout Lake. Trail adjacent to the campground, heading southeast to Stanley Lake. Each of the 5 sites have picnic tables and fire rings with cooking grills. Amenities within the campground include a vault toilet. No drinking water is provided on site, and this small campground accommodates smaller trailers and motorhomes up to 30 feet long.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: closed for the season
Reservations: No reservations taken
Fees $5/Night for single unit
Open Season: 6/15 - 10/15
Usage: Light
Restrictions: 16 foot RV length
Closest Towns: Stanley
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: The following passes are good for 50% reduction in camping fees: SENIOR PASS – Available for $10.00 to US Citizens 62 years and older.  Must be purchased in person with proof of age such as driver’s license. ACCESS PASS – Available FREE of charge to US citizens that have been medically determined to have a permanent disability that severely limits one or more major life activities.  Must be maintained in person with written proof of disability. 
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Stanley:24 miles NW of Stanley on Highway 21 on the right side of the highway.From Boise:Approximately 108 miles NE on Highway 21 towards Stanley. Look for campsite on left side of highway not to far past Banner Summit.

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