Glacier View Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Glacier View Campground is composed of 64 campsites including 9 double-sites on the north shore of Redfish Lake. The campsites accept reservations which can be made by going to or by calling (877)444-6777. North Shore Picnic Area is across the road and can be reserved for groups. The campground is situated in a lodgepole pine forest. The Redfish Visitor Center offers area information and interpretive programs. There is a boat ramp at Sandy Beach boat launch on the east shore of the lake. Take a short tour on the interpretive Fishhook Nature Trail or a longer walk west into the beautiful Sawtooth Wilderness to battle wild cutthroat in the alpine lakes. A section of the Idaho Centennial Trail passes near the area. Equestrian stables, a dump station, recreation and boat rentals can be found at Redfish Lake Lodge. Three small playgrounds are provided for children in the campground. Waterskiing, sailing, swimming, wading, canoeing, motorboating and fishing are all great ways to enjoy the waters.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Closes September 21. Camp hosts unavailable after September 21.
Reservations: All sites accept reservations which can be made by clicking on the link or by calling (877)444-6777. 
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $20 per day for single-sites including 1 vehicle and $40 per day for double-sites including 2 vehicles. $10 per day for an additional vehicle. 
Open Season: May - September
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Please keep pets on a leash. 10 day maximum stay length for campsites. Campsites must be occupied the first night, and cannot be left unattended for more than 24 hours. Motorized vehicles and bicycles are not permitted in any of the designated wilderness areas.
Closest Towns: Stanley, Idaho
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Information Center: For information contact Recreation Resource Management of America at (928) 537-8888.

General Information


From Stanley, go 4.5 miles south on ID 75 and 2.5 miles south on Forest Road #214.

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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Interpretive Site
Boat ramp
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
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6600 ft.