YELLOWJACKET GUARD STATION

Type: Camping – SALMON ID Phone: 208-756-5209 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Yellowjacket Guard Station is a historic Forest Service Ranger Station and work center. Originally constructed in 1925 and remodeled in 1934 by the Civilian Conservation Corps, the structure is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places. Natural Features: The guard station sits in the Yellowjacket Mountains within the Salmon-Challis […]

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Smokey Cubs Campground

Type:  – Salmon ID Official Website: http://publiclands.org/explore/site.php?search=YES&back=Search%20Results&id=2617 Phone: (208) 756-5400 Email (If available): id_salmon_fo@blm.gov Description: 8 campsites at the foot of the Beaverhead Mountains. These mountains rise from the grasslands of the Lemhi Valley to into forests of Douglas fir and lodgpole pine. The Nee-Me-Poo National Historic Trail runs through the campground from the northeast after Directions: From Leadore, go 3 miles east on ID 29. Latitude: 44.70335 […]

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Agency Creek Campground

Type:  – Salmon ID Official Website: http://publiclands.org/explore/site.php?search=YES&back=Search%20Results&id=2618 Phone: (208) 756-5400 Email (If available): etownley@blm.gov Description: 4 campsites on the Lewis and Clark National Backcountry Byway. The National Historic Trail crosses the road east of the campground, as does the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail. The lands here are partly BLM and partly national forest, so take you Directions: From Tendoy, follow the Lewis and Clark Backcountry Byway […]

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Tower Rock Campground

Type:  – Salmon ID Official Website: http://www.blm.gov/id/st/en/fo/salmon/recreation_sites_/Tower_Rock_Recreation_Site.html Phone: 208-756-5400 Email (If available): id_salmon_fo@blm.gov Description: 6 campsites on the Upper Salmon River. Fishing for trout and steelhead in the river, with a boat ramp for access. This was one of Lewis and Clark`s campsites during their historic exploration of the west Directions: From Salmon, go 11 miles north on US 93. Latitude: 45.31253 Longitude: -113.90585 Address (If available): Tower Rock […]

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Shoup Bridge Campground

Type:  – Salmon ID Official Website: http://www.blm.gov/id/st/en/fo/salmon/recreation_sites_/Shoup_Bridge_Recreation_Site.html Phone: 208-756-5400 Email (If available): id_salmon_fo@blm.gov Description: 5 campsites on the Upper Salmon River. Fishing for trout and steelhead. Only hatchery steelhead, identifiable by the clipped adipose fin, can be kept. Barbless hooks are required. Directions: From Salmon, go 5 miles south on US 93. Latitude: 45.098 Longitude: -113.8933 Address (If available): Shoup Bridge Campground Salmon Field Office Salmon, ID 83467  

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McFarland Campground

Type:  – Salmon ID Official Website: http://www.blm.gov/id/st/en/fo/salmon/recreation_sites_/McFarland_Campground.html Phone: (208) 756-5400 Email (If available): id_salmon_fo@blm.gov Description: 10 campsites on the Lemhi River. The Lemhi Valley lies between the Beaverhead Mountains and the Lemhi Range, where the river creates a riparian zone in an otherwise arid region. Fishing in the river, and area roads lead into both mountain ranges, which ar Directions: From Salmon, go 10 miles southeast on […]

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