Porcupine Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Porcupine CG

Porcupine Campground is located in pretty St. Charles Canyon, adjacent to St. Charles Creek approximately seven miles from Highway 89 and is close to Bear Lake State Park and North Beach. Pines and aspens forest the area, providing partial shade, and summer wildflowers dot the area. St. Charles Creek has good cutthroat trout fishing, and beautiful Bear Lake is nearby, with boating, waterskiing, fishing, swimming, and sightseeing.

At a Glance

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
Rentals & Guides: Boat Rental
Fees $17/Night for single unit, $28/Night for double unit, $5/Night for extra vehicle, $34/group/night
Open Season: May
Usage: Medium
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Flush Toilet, UNKNOWN Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions: At the north end of St. Charles, Idaho on US Hwy 89, turn west on St. Charles Canyon Road. (Forest Road #412). Follow this road for approximately 7 miles to Porcupine Campground, on the left side of the road.

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