Conrad Crossing Campground


Photo of a streamside campsite at Conrad Crossing CampgroundConrad Crossing Campground features 8 camp units (2 on the river and 5 above the highway), potable water (June-October), vault toilets, and a day use area. Please observe the Pack it In Pack it Out refuse policy. Attractions include historic Montana Trail, St. Joe Wild and Scenic River, fishing, and floating until mid June.

Raft access.

At a Glance

Fees: $15/ night if water pump in operational or $12/ night when pump handle is removed and $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

Directions:

Access 1: From Avery, Idaho take the St. Joe River Road (Forest Highway 50) 28 miles east to the campground entrance.

Access 2: From St. Regis, Montana take the Little Joe Road (#282) to the Idaho border where it becomes Gold Creek Road (#388). Turn right on the St. Joe River Road (Forest Highway 50) and proceed 1.4 miles to the campground entrance.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

Attractions include the historic Montana Trail, St. Joe Wild and Scenic River, fishing, and floating until mid-June when water levels drop.
No. of Sites Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.
Fire Information There are fireplaces at each site.
No. of Accessible sites 8 camp units (3 on the river and 5 above the highway).

RV Camping

Attractions include the historic Montana Trail, St. Joe Wild and Scenic River, fishing, and floating until mid-June when water levels drop.
No. of Sites 8 camp units (3 on the river and 5 above the highway).
Reservation Info Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.
Size Restrictions Contact St. Joe Ranger District for more information.
Fire Information There are fireplaces at each site.

River and Stream Fishing

There is fishing access to the St. Joe River.

Big Game Hunting

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

Viewing Wildlife

There is abundant wildlife to be seen in and around this area.

Viewing Scenery

Conrad Crossing Campground is located next to the St. Joe Wild and Scenic River.

Picnicking

Picnic sites are available here.
Reservation Info Picnic units are available on a first-come, first-served basis and there is no fee for their use.

Boating - Non-Motorized

Floating the St. Joe River is a popular summertime activity. At Conrad Crossing Campground one may generally float until mid-June when the water level drops.

Tubing

Tubing on the St. Joe River is a popular summertime activity.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
47.158576

  Longitude : 
-115.415957

  Elevation : 
3300 feet