This campground is the first of several campsites along the canyon formed by the Yankee Fork of the Salmon River. Fishing for rainbow trout in the river, and interpretive and historical tours available nearby. Each site has picnic tables, fire rings with cooking grills. There is a Vault toilet.  The sites  accomodate trailers and motorhomes up to 32 feet.

At a Glance

Reservations: No reservations taken
Fees $5.00/site per night
Open Season: 5/22 - 10/15
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: 32 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: DirectionsFrom Stanley:Drive 11 miles east on Highway 75 to the Sunbeam Dam overlook. Turn left onto forest road #013 and continue for about one mile. Campground is on the right.From Challis:Drive 42 miles west on Highway 75 to the Sunbeam Dam overlook. Turn right onto forest road #013 and continue for about one mile. Campground is on the right.

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.28091242
  Longitude : 
-114.7317575
  Elevation : 
6200