Mt. Heyburn Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Mt. Heyburn Campground is composed of 19 campsites on the east side of Redfish Lake and all sites are first-come, first-serve. The campground is situated in a lodgepole pine forest. The Visitor Center offers area information and interpretive programs. There is a boat ramp at Sandy Beach boat launch, on the eastern shore of the lake. Take a short tour on the interpretive Fishhook Nature Trail or a longer walk west into the beautiful Sawtooth Wilderness to battle wild cutthroat in the alpine lakes. A section of the Idaho Centennial Trail passes near the area. Equestrian stables, a dump station, and boat rentals can be found at Redfish Lake Lodge. Three small playgrounds are provided for children in the campground. Swimming, sailing, waterskiing, wading, canoeing, motorboating and fishing are great ways to enjoy the waters. 

At a Glance

Operational Hours: This campground open.
Reservations: All sites are first-come, first-serve. 
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $18 per day for single-sites including 1 vehicle. $9 per day for an additional vehicle. 
Open Season: May - September
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Please keep pets on a leash. 10 day maximum stay length for campsites. You must occupy the campsite the first night and campsites cannot be left unattended for more than 24 hours. 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 contact the Sawtooth NRA at (208)727-5000 or the Stanely Ranger Station at (208)774-3000. 

General Information

Directions:

From Stanley, go 4.5 mles south on ID 75 and 3 miles south on Forest Road #214.


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Activities


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Fishing

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Viewing Scenery

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Water Activities

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Amenities

Picnic tables
Drinking water
Interpretive Site
Toilets
Parking
Boat ramp
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.134624

  Longitude : 
-114.915471

  Elevation : 
6600 ft.

 



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