Newsome Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Located near the historic Newsome Work Center, the Newsome campground provides nice, shaded camp sites. Beaver Creek flows next to the campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open year-round, but might not be accessible because of snow.
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.
Usage: Light
Best Season: May-October
Restrictions: Garbage services not available. Pack It In, Pack It Out.
Closest Towns: Elk City, Idaho
Water: Surface - must treat for drinking
Restroom: Vault toilet
Information Center: Red River Ranger District, 208-842-2245

General Information

Directions: From State Highway 14, go north on Newsome Creek Road #1858 approximately 5.2 miles


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

This campground sits near the Historic Newsome townsite. From here you can fish the streams and enjoy a picnic. Bring along the gold pan and do some panning nearby. Camp and get up early to hunt big game. Bring your OHV and take a road ride.


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  Elevation : 
4010 feet