Upper Payette Lake Dispersed Camping Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

There are several dispersed campsites along the lakeshore located just before and beyond Upper Payette Lake Campground. Sites have no amenities and are often difficult to access with a big RV as the ground can be wet through most of July.

At a Glance

Fees No fees for dispersed camping.
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: McCall, ID
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Take the Warren Wagon Road (Highway 21) out of McCall and travel 17 miles up Warren Wagon road, go left on Forest Road #495 at the sign marking the campground entrance off the highway.

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