Paris Springs Campground


Area Status: Open
Paris Springs Campground Sign

Paris Springs Campground is located about five miles from Paris, Idaho in beautiful Paris Canyon at an elevation of 6,600 feet, offering Bear Lake visitors the opportunity to camp in a quiet area with lush vegetation. Pines and aspens provide plentiful shade, and summer wildflowers dot the area. Paris Creek runs alongside the campground, bubbling up from Paris Spring, which can be accessed from a 300-yard trail within the site. It has 7 single units with 3 group sites.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open Mid May thru September
Reservations: 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
Fees: For current fees, please go to Recreation.gov
Open Season: May
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Restrictions: Trailer sites are not suitable for trailers over 20 feet in length.
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet, UNKNOWN Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Paris Idaho is about 16 miles north of the Idaho-Utah border on US Hwy.89. Located at the southern end of this small community is the intersection of US 89 and County Road #421. Turn west at the sign indicating Paris Canyon. Continue west on Road #421 to the intersection of Road 421 and Road 427. Approximately 3-3/4 miles. Take the left fork of the "Y" intersection onto Road 427. This Road ends in Paris Springs Campground about 1 mile from the intersection.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Mountain Biking

Campground Camping

hiking, fishing, biking, bird watching, mountain biking, photography, playground, wildlife viewing. Less than 1 mile: all terrain vehicles, berry picking, climbing, horseback riding, hunting, off-road vehicle trails, rock hanging

No. of Sites 9
Reservation Info http://www.recreation.gov
Fire Information yes
Sleeping Shelter no

Group Camping

hiking, fishing, biking, bird watching, mountain biking, photography, playground, swimming, wildlife viewing. Less than 1 mile: all terrain vehicles, berry picking, canoeing, climbing, horseback riding, hunting, off-road vehicle trails, rock hanging
No. of Sites 3
Reservation Info http://www.recreation.gov
Fire Information yes
No. of Accessible sites 50-100

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking

Horse Riding

Big Game Hunting

Small Game Hunting

Game Bird/Waterfowl

Viewing Wildlife

Viewing Plants

Viewing Scenery

Picnicking

Boating - Non-Motorized

Swimming

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
42.2075

  Longitude : 
-111.49472

  Elevation : 
6600