Whiskey Flats Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Whiskey Flats is a small campground comprised of 4 single-sites. All sites are first-come, first-serve. It is a popular fishing campground located along the Salmon River where there is excellent steelhead and trout fishing. Hiking and backpacking are popular in this area between the Salmon Chaillis National Forest and the White Clouds Wilderness Area. There are several creeks to explore and try your luck fishing in. Torreys Hole boat launch is just to the west along Hwy 75 and a forest service road leads you south into the White Clouds Wilderness Area along Slate Creek through Sheephead Creek, Silver Rule Creek, Last Chance Creek, and ends at a trail that takes you to Hoodoo Lake. There is tremendous wildlife viewing and scenic beauty in this area of the SNRA.  

At a Glance

Operational Hours: This campground closes on September 15th.
Reservations: All sites are first-come, first-serve.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $10 per day for single-sites including 1 vehicle. $5 per day for an additional vehicle. 
Open Season: June - September
Restrictions: Pets must be on a leash. There is a 10 day maximum stay length for campsites. Campers must occupy the site the first night and cannot go more than 24 hours thereafter without occupying the site. Motorized vehicles and bicycles are not permitted in any of the designated wilderness areas.
Closest Towns: Stanley, Idaho
Water: Available at Holman Creek Campground (3 miles N/E on Hwy 75)
Restroom: Vault
Information Center: For information contact Recreation Resource Management of America at (928) 537-8888.

General Information


From Stanley go northeast 26miles on HWY 75.  Whiskey Flat Campground is on the left.

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Drinking water Available at Holman Creek Campground
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6500 ft.