Canyon Transfer Camp


Area Status: Open

Canyon Campground is a non-reservation campground composed of 7 single units and 3 group sites on Big Smoky Creek. Campground amenities include picnic tables, fire rings, drinking water, restrooms, horse corrals and a stock loading station. The Big Smoky Trail #072 begins at the north end of the campground and leads to Skillern Hot Springs. Big Smoky trail is open to non-motorized travel and motorcycles. Numerous trails split off of the main Big Smoky Trail, some of them are only open to non-motorized travel. Please be sure to pick up a Motor Vehicle Use Map from the local Ranger Station.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground is open and fees will be charged until October 31st. Water (hand pump) is on and water is tested.
Operational Hours: Standard operating season is May - October but can be seasonally dependent.
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 the campground.
Closest Towns: Fairfield, ID
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Fairfield Ranger District. This campground is not part of NRRS. Call 208-764-3202 for more informa

General Information

Directions:

From Fairfield, go north 18 miles on Forest Road #094, turn left onto Forest Raod #227 for 5.5 miles and then turn north onto Forest Road #085 for 2 miles.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

Group Camping

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking

Backpacking

Horse Camping

Horse Riding

Big Game Hunting

Picnicking

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
43.627901

  Longitude : 
-114.858902

  Elevation : 
5600 ft.