Laird Park Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Laird Park Campground, located in the northwest Idaho town of Potlatch and named in memory of A.W. Laird, a lumberman and early leader in the Potlatch Lumber Co., is a fantastic location to bring your family, friends or maybe even your boy or girl scout troupe for some outdoor fun and swimming. The recreation area has a sandy beach (a result of a swimming beach dam built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1933), 2 group picnic areas as well a half-mile interpretive trail. Fishing is a popular passtime here too, with abundant opportunities for rainbow and brown trout from the Palouse River.  

At a Glance

Reservations: Campsites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. There are 31 sites plus 4 tent-only sites available.
Fees $12.00 per night. $2 per extra vehicle.
Open Season: May 18, 2018 - October 9, 2018
Restrictions:
  • Camper length maximum is 30 feet in the campground.
  • Garbage services not available. Pack It In, Pack It Out.
Closest Towns: Potlatch, ID
Water: 10 water spigots spread throughout campground
Restroom: Yes; 8 total (4 on each loop)
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: Palouse Ranger District, 208-875-1131

General Information

Directions:

From Princeton, take ID 6 north 8.5 miles FR 447, then east to site.


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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Day Hiking

A hiking trailhead is south of the campground on FS Road 29231

General Info:

Directions

From Princeton, take ID 6 north 8.5 miles FR 447, then east to site.



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Location

 
  Latitude : 
46.943872

  Longitude : 
-116.645914

  Elevation : 
2800'

 



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