Schipper Campground


Area Status: Temporarily Closed
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CLOSED DUE TO FIRE DAMAGE

 

Schipper Campground is a developed, fee campground composed of 5 individual units adjacent to Birch Creek. It is an accessible day use area and is a convenient retreat for visitor's from nearby Twin Falls, ID. The campground is suitable for tents and includes limited space for motor homes and trailers. This area is accessible for a season that varies usually between April and October due. Campground amenities include handicapped accessible toilets, however no water is available.

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At a Glance

Operational Hours: CLOSED DUE TO FIRE DAMAGE
Fees:  FEE SITE-$5.00 night
Open Season: May 1st
Restrictions:   Occupancy: The following act is prohibited within the Minidoka Ranger District: Pursuant to 36 CFR 262.58 (a), camping in any area including a developed recreation site or an undeveloped/dispersed recreation site for more than 14 (fourteen) days in a 28 (twenty-eight) day period.  A camper or a group of persons camping together must move off of National Forest lands within the Minidoka Ranger District for a minimum of 14 days after camping for 14 days.  Campers who remain longer than 14 consecutive days and/or camp more than 14 days within a 28 day period may receive violation notices and fines under the authority described under Special Order Number: 0414-01-028. For more information contact the Minidoka Ranger District Office in Burley, ID 208-678-0430. No Horses are allowed in the campground.  Limit 2 vehicles (autos) per site.  Vehicles must be parked on gravel spurs provided.  Do not park on the travelway/road; do not block traffic.
Closest Towns: 18 miles south of Hansen, ID.
Operated By: Minidoka Ranger District. This campground is not part of NRRS. Call 1-208-678-0439 for more informa

General Information

Directions: From Twin Falls, go east 8 miles on ID 50 and US 30, then south 16 miles on Rock Creek Road (County Road G3/Forest Road 515)

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

RV Camping

Dispersed Camping

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking

Viewing Scenery

Picnicking

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
42.322614

  Longitude : 
-114.267859

  Elevation : 
4600 ft