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Camping on Big Smoky Creek
Camping on Big Smoky Creek & The Trailhead to Skillern Hot Springs - Camas County Idaho

Whether you are looking for a backcountry adventure, a family-friendly locale, or somewhere to “set up” for a relaxing summer, there is no shortage of camping in Camas County.

Here are just a few of many great campgrounds in Camas County:

For those who want to enjoy the outdoors but aren’t ready for tenting, many campgrounds are great for parking your RV or Trailer, and a few even have paved parking spots with picnic tables & fire pits. Cabins are also an excellent choice if you are planning a group retreat, reunion, or large family event as they give all participants access to lodging without having to pack in cooking devices and beds.  Check out the Methodist Camp, Trappers Inn, or Soldier Mountain Ranch & Resort for a few options.

While camping in Camas County it’s a good idea to be prepared for wildlife encounters, as there are a large variety of local animals. Some areas are prone to bear and mountain lion activity, as well as wolves, deer, and antelope.

If you are thinking of a camping trip in Idaho, look no further than Camas County. With its wide variety of campgrounds, facilities, and amenities you are sure to find one (or several) that suit your needs.

Visit the US Forest Service Camping Page for more info on Camping & Picnicking in the Sawtooth Mountains including Fairfield & Camas County.