Steamboat Rock

Area Status: Closed
  • Adjacent to Boxelder Creek

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    Steamboat Rock has 9 picnic sites and tent camping sites. There is a main parking lot and from there, a short walk to the sites.  A restroom facility is available, but there is no potable water. The area is located adjacent to Boxelder Creek. (Photo by Bradley Block, USDA Forest Service)

  • Steamboat Rock Area Layout

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    Reservations are not available for Steamboat Rock area. Sites are available first come, first served. See the layout of the area to find your perfect camping site.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Steamboat Rock closes each year during the Off Season.
Rentals & Guides: none
Fees: $16.50/night for tent camping; $5/vehicle/day
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Tent or pickup camping only
Closest Towns: Nemo
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire Forest Recreation Management

General Information


To access the Steamboat Rock Picnic Area from Nemo, travel south on County Road 234, the Nemo Road, for approximately four miles. 

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping


The Steamboat Rock Picnic Area has 21 picnic sites.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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