Tin Can Flat Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Photo of a well shaded campsite at Tin Can Flat CampgroundTin Can Flat Campground features 11 camp units, potable water (June-October), and vault toilets. Please observe the Pack it In, Pack it Out refuse policy. Attractions include St. Joe Wild and Scenic River, fishing, floating (until mid-July).

At a Glance

Current Conditions: St. Joe Ranger District 208-245-2531
Fees $15/ night when water pump handles are on or or $12/ night without water and an additional $5.00 for third vehicles.
Open Season: Memorial Day - November 4
Closest Towns: Avery, Idaho
Water: Potable water (June-October)
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Drive 10 miles east of Avery on St. Joe River Road (FH 50).

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Big Game Hunting

This campground is often used as a base camp for big game hunting in the area.

Nature Viewing

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Water Activities

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2900 feet