North Shore Picnic & Beach Areas - Day Use Locatio

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The picnic area is located at the north end of Redfish lake to the east of Redfish Lodge. Equestrian stables and boat rentals can be found at Redfish Lake Lodge. Enjoy beautiful Redfish lake and the surrounding area by hiking, canoeing, kayaking, fishing or doing some photography. The Redfish Lake Visitor Center offers informational and interpretive programs. This is a terrific area for celebrations, special events, and can accommodate large groups. The picnic area tables can accommodate approximately 16 people each. Picnic area A has 6 tables and picnic area B has 3 tables. There is a boat ramp nearby at Sandy Beach boat launch. This picnic area accepts reservations which can be made by visiting or by calling (877)444-6777. 

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Picnic sites A & B are closed until spring.
Reservations: This area accepts reservations which can be made by clicking on the link or by calling (877)444-6777. 
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $100 per day for 1-50 people, $120 per day for 51-100 people, $150 per day for 101-150 people. $8 per day for day use fee.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Please keep pets on a leash. Motorized vehicles and bicycles are not permitted in any of the designated wilderness areas.
Closest Towns: Stanley, Idaho
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Information Center: For general information please contact the Sawtooth NRA at (208)727-5000 or the Stanely Ranger Station at (208)774-3000.

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