Rex Hale Campground hosts 30 open and spacious sites along the North Fork of the Shoshone River. Nearby attractions include Mummy Cave and Blackwater Trail.
The campground is named after a firefighter who died in the 1937 Blackwater Fire. You can visit the Firefighter Memorial located on the highway about 1.5 miles west of the campground. Forest Service Trail #758 will take you to the Firefighter Monument, marking the locations where the firefighters lost their lives.
16-day stay limit
This site is accessible to persons with mobility impairments
No cell service
Notes: Maximum spur 40 feet
At a Glance
Campground is open for summer 2016. There will be no water until May 26, 2016, so fees are reduced by $5/site fee until that date. Campground will be on first come, first serve basis until May 26, 2016.
This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=73868&topTabIndex=CampingSpot