Oxbow Campsite

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Located on the bank of Newsome Creek, this campsite provides 1 solitary campsite for fishermen wishing to try their luck in Newsome Creek. The area to the east is closed to motor vehicles year round but existing roads make for great mountain biking. The site is equipped with a camp pad and a toilet.

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.
Best Season: Summer, Fall
Restrictions: Garbage services not available. Pack It In, Pack It Out.
Closest Towns: Elk City, Idaho
Water: Surface - must treat for drinking
Restroom: 1 Vault toilet
Information Center: Red River Ranger District, 208-842-2245

General Information

Directions: From State Highway 14, turn north on Newsome Creek Road No. 1858 and travel approximately 2.2 miles to the campsite.

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Activities


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Big Game Hunting

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.8564

  Longitude : 
-115.6181

  Elevation : 
3830'

 



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