Ten Mile Campground - reserve

IC - Ten Mile Campground


Ten Mile is small campground, a quick 48 mile drive from Boise, Idaho, along State Highway 21. 

The campground is the one of three campgrounds (Bad Bear and Hayfork) a few miles past the Historic Idaho City. 

This area is known for its beautiful old forest of ponderosa pine. Wildflowers abound in the summer months.

Fishing opportunities in Mores Creek and some campsites are very near the creek.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: The campgroud is easy to access and just off of Highway 21.
Operational Hours:

May - September

Reservations: Make your reservations at www.recreation.gov    
Fees: This is a fee campground. Fee envelopes and a collection box are provided near the entrance.  Please bring cash or check. 16 sites / $15.00 per site overnight fee. There are NO first come, first serve sites.    Extra vehicle fees may apply. 
Busiest Season: July and August
Closest Towns: Idaho City, Idaho
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Information Center: Facilities:  The campground sites have campfire rings, grills, picnic tables and a vault toilet. There are numerous opportunities to go hiking, biking, horseback rising and ride off-road vehicled in the area.   In the winter the area is a playground for winter sports including cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.

General Information


From Idaho City, Idaho, travel State Highway 21 north for about 10 miles to the campground. The entrance is on the west side of the road.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Total of 16 sites.

River and Stream Fishing

Rainbow trout
Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Day Hiking

Big Game Hunting

Check with the Idaho Fish and Game for information and regulations about hunting opportunities in the area.

Viewing Scenery

OHV Camping

Check the Motor Vehicle Use Map (MVUM) for the District and Boise National Forest map.  They show the roads and trails open to OHV travel.

Scenic Driving

This area is known for its thick forests of ponderosa pine.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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