Poet Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Poet Creek Campground is situated in tall timber. Four stock mangers are located south of the campground.

At a Glance

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: May-October
Restrictions:
  • Stock is not permitted in the campground.
  • Not recommended for low-clearance vehicles, motor homes or vehicles towing trailers.
  • 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, turn south onto Red River-Dixie Road #222. Follow Road #222 past Red River Ranger Station (now closed) to its junction with Nezperce Trail Road #468. Turn east onto Road #468 and follow approximately 25 miles to the campground. A toilet is available.

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.7228

  Longitude : 
-115.0344

  Elevation : 
5100'