Sockeye Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Sockeye Campground is composed of 23 secluded campsites including 6 double-sites on the shore of Redfish Lake. 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 east 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 trout 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 of course fishing are great ways to enjoy the waters.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: This campground is open.. 
Reservations: All sites are first-come, first-serve. 
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Tent camping,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees Currently this campground is $20 per night for single use, $40 for double and an extra vehicle is an additional $10. 
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 please contact the Sawtooth NRA at (208)727-5000 or the Stanley Ranger Station at (208)774-3000.

General Information

Directions:

From Stanley, go 4.5 miles south on ID 75. Turn southwest on Forest Road #214 and continue 3 miles to the end of the road.


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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Outdoor Learning

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Waterskiing

Swimming

Boating - Motorized

Amenities

Picnic tables
Drinking water
Toilets
Parking
Boat ramp
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.132097

  Longitude : 
-114.917344

  Elevation : 
6600 ft.

 



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