Slims Camp

Area Status: Open

Slims Camp has picnic areas, toilet and three RV/Trailer pads. Access is very difficult for persons with disabilities. This site is off the main road, has fishing access and access to Meadow Creek National Recreation Trail. Stock facilities available for equestrians.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 2023 Season May 12, 2023  - When snow blocks access. Services such as restroom cleaning only offered during the summer season. Access may be limited seasonally due to snow.
Operational Hours: 2023 Season May 12, 2023  - When snow blocks access.
Reservations: Campsites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Fees: No Fee.
Open Season: The campground is open year-round, but might not be accessible because of snow.
Closest Towns: Kooskia, Idaho
Water: No drinking water provided
Restroom: 1 Vault facility
Information Center: Moose Creek Ranger District, 208-926-4258

General Information


From Kooskia, go east 22 miles on US 12 and southeast about 19 miles on Forest Road 223. Go across the Selway River bridge on FR 443 about 2 miles, then go across Meadow Creek bridge to the campground.

Recreation Map

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Campground Camping

You can plan a dayhike from this campground, mountain bike on nearby trails or plan a multiple day backpack.
No. of Sites 2
Difficulty Level: Difficult

River and Stream Fishing

Fish the Selway River and tributaries.

Day Hiking

This is the trailhead for the Meadow Creek National Recreation Trail. 

Horse Riding


There are picnic areas in this campground. The campground sits off of the main road.
Difficulty Level: Difficult

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