Chaparral Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Chaparral Campground is a non-reservation campground composed of 7 single sites and 3 double sites located on the South Fork of the Boise River. Campground amenities include 3 vault toilet restrooms, picnic tables and fire rings. Hiking, tubing, and fishing are popular activities.



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At a Glance

Current Conditions:  Campground is open and fees will be charged until October 31st. Nearest potable water is located 9 miles to the east,  just outside of Baumgartner Campground gates (to the south) along Forest Road #071. Water will be on until a hard freeze--usually around the end of September or first part of October.
Operational Hours: Standard Operating Times are May - September, and can be seasonally contingent
Reservations: This is a non-reservation campground.
Fees Fees will be charged from mid-May through October 31st. $6.00 per night fee for single sites, $12.00 per night for double sites.
Restrictions: Pets must be leashed in campground.  All campfires must be attended.
Closest Towns: Featherville, ID and Fairfield, ID
Water: No
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Fairfield Ranger District. This campground is not part of NRRS. Call 208-764-3202 for more informa

General Information


From Highway 20, travel north on Forest Highway 61 (Pine-Featherville Road) approximately 30 miles to the town of Featherville.  From there, travel east on Forest Road 227 approximately 3 miles to Chaparral Campground.

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