Burgdorf Campground

Area Status: Open
Entrance Sign at Burgdorf Campground

Forested campground adjacent to open meadows at an elevation of 6,250'. Three sites are situated among the trees, each outfitted with a picnic table and fire ring. There is typically a volunteer camp host on site and potable water available June - September.

All sites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and camping is limited to an 14 day stay.  The Interagency Pass and Golden Age Passport are accepted at this site. There are no hookups or trash receptacles. Please pack out your trash. 

This area is a hub for recreation. Several trails depart from the Burgdorf Campground: Nethker Creek Trail #143, Jeanette Creek Trail #140, Burgdorf-1 Trail #175, Burgdorf-2 Trail #176.

The nearby Burgdorf Hot Springs is privately owned, featuring three developed pools with sandy bottoms. 


Burgdorf Campground Recreation Opportunity Guide PDF

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground is open. Plan to bring your own water for cooking and drinking. 
Reservations: Sites are not reservable.
Fees: $10/night
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: 50 minutes from McCall, ID
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Typically accessible May - October. Call the McCall Ranger District: 208-634-0400 for current information.

General Information


Travel approximately 30 miles north of McCall on the paved Warren Wagon Road (21).  Turn left on gravel Forest Road #246 and watch for the campground on your left after two additional miles. 



Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 3 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites 1 of 3

Recreation Areas

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