Whitehouse Campground


Area Status: Closed
White House Campground

Approximately an hour west of Lolo, MT at mile post 158.5 of the famous Northwest Passage Scenic Byway and All American Road (US Highway 12), directly across from the Lochsa Wild and Scenic River, rests the Whitehouse Campground.  This riverside campground has 13 sites and due to its close proximity to the Lewis and Clark Trail, has much more to offer than just camping.  It's an ideal location for fishing, hiking, back packing, nature viewing or as a place to stop and have a picnic while enjoying a scenic drive down highway 12.

The Campground will accomodate 30-ft. RV's.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open seasonally.
Reservations: Campsites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Fees: $14.00 per day, $2 per extra vehicle
Open Season: May 18 - September 21, 2022
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Lolo, MT
Water: Drinking water is provided by a centrally located hand pump.
Restroom: 2 vault toilets
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: Lochsa-Powell Ranger District, 208-942-3113

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

Whitehouse Campground has 13 Tent / RV camping sites. Each site has a paved driveway, picnic table, barbecue stand and fire ring.

RV Camping

Whitehouse Campground has 13 Tent / RV camping sites. Each site has a paved driveway, picnic table, barbecue stand and fire ring.

There is no RV dumping station.

River and Stream Fishing

The Lochsa River is known for its steelhead, salmon and trout fishing. Catch and release only. The best time to break out the poles are in mid-August through September.

Day Hiking

The Lewis and Clark Trail is nearby. The route is good for those looking for a quick day hike or a longer backpacking trip.

Backpacking

The Lewis and Clark Trail is nearby. The route is good for those looking for a quick day hike or a longer backpacking trip.

Viewing Wildlife

All sorts of wildlife inhabit the vicinity, such as deer, elk, moose, bear and an abundance of feathered friends. Please be cautious with your food and garbage to avoid bear problems.

Viewing Scenery

The Lochsa River and the Highway 12 corridor are world renowned for their spectacular views of mountians, forests, wilderness areas and river wildlife.

Picnicking

Scenic Driving

Enjoy views of the Wild and Scenic Lochsa River while driving down the Northwest Passage Scenic Byway and All American Road (US Highway 12).

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
46.508517

  Longitude : 
-114.770525