Father and Sons Campground


Area Status: Unknown
  
Campsite, table, trees, vegetation

CLOSED DUE TO FIRE DAMAGE

 

Father and Sons Campground and Picnic Area is a developed campground located near Cottonwood Ridge. The campground is composed of 12 individual units and 1 group units that can accommodate a total of 100 people. The campground is suitable for trailer and tent camping. This area is accessible for a season that varies usually between June and September. Campground amenities include toilets. The area is attractive for exploration on an ATV or a mountain bike. Fishing opportunities can be found nearby at Big Cottonwood Creek.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Snow drifts, call ahead before going
Operational Hours: CLOSED DUE TO FIRE DAMAGE
Open Season: June
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: 21 miles west of Oakley, ID
Water: No Drinking Water
Operated By: This campground is not part of NRRS.

General Information

Directions:

From Oakley, Idaho go west approximately 21 miles on Forest Road #500 aka the Oakley Rogerson Road.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

RV Camping

Dispersed Camping

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking

OHV Road Riding

Picnicking

Snowmobiling

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
42.162700

  Longitude : 
-114.185734

  Elevation : 
7320 ft.