Whiskey Rock Bay Campground

Photo of people camping and swimming at Whiskey Rock Bay Campground.Whiskey Rock Bay Campground features 9 camp units with 3 sites on lake. In addition there are 4 picnic sites with fire rings, vault toilets, a dock, and a swimming beach.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Sandpoint Ranger District 208-263-5111
Fees: There is no fee to use this site.
Open Season: May - Late October
Closest Towns: Clark Fork, Idaho
Water: No Potable Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


By road: From Clark Fork drive south on Road 278 (Johnson Creek Road) and continue 30 miles to the site.

By boat: The site is located on the west shore of Pend Oreille Lake about 10 miles south of Garfield Bay.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Attractions include Lake Pend Oreille, fishing, boating, swimming.

No. of Sites Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Accessible sites 10 camp units (3 on lake)

Lake and Pond Fishing

Lake fishing on Pend Oreille Lake.
Fish Species Cutthroat and Lake Trout, Kokanee, Bass, Crappie, Perch


The picnic area features 4 picnic sites with fire rings. A boating dock, potable water, vault toilets, and swimming beach are accessible from the picnic area.
No. of Sites 4
Reservation Info This sites operates on a first-come, first-served basis.
Fire Information Fire rings

Boating - Motorized

Stay at Whiskey Rock Bay Campground and explore Lake Pend Oreille by boat.

Boating - Non-Motorized

Explore Pend Oreille Lake from Whiskey Rock Bay Campground by canoe or kayak.


Enjoy swimming in Lake Pend Oreille while camping at Whiskey Rock Bay Campground.

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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2000 feet