Boise National Forest, ID
US Forest Service
The Boise National Forest is a land of steep mountains, fast rivers and dense forests making it a recreation destination any season of the year. From biking and hiking through lush green mountains and rolling arid landscapes, to snowboarding in cooler months and swimming or kayaking in the warmer ones, the Boise National Forest is the recreational choice for over 1.5 million outdoor enthusiasts every year.
Go to: www.recreation.gov to make reservations for campgrounds and cabins.
Where do Recreation Fees go and how are they used?
Take a moment to view the latest Recreation Fee Accomplishment Report which shows the revenue and expenditures, as well as how fees were put to good use!
Scenic Byways - If you’re interested in taking the scenic route, three Scenic Byways ramble through portions of the Boise National Forest offering unrivaled natural beauty and multiple recreation opportunities.
Cabin Rentals - Rustic cabins and guard stations once used by Boise National Forest Rangers can be rented for overnight visits. Each offers unparalleled scenic surroundings, numerous outdoor recreation opportunities and abundant wildlife viewing
Water Fun - Water sports enthusiasts are not hurting for options on the Boise National Forest! With 9,600 miles of rivers and streams, and 15,000 acres of lakes and reservoirs, there is a wide variety of locations for swimming, boating and fishing.
Camping, Lodging and Day UseAMANITA ANTELOPE ATLANTA CABIN BAD BEAR CAMPGROUND BARBER FLAT CABIN BARNEYS BEAVER CREEK CABIN (ID) BIG TRINITY CABIN BLACK ROCK BOILING SPRINGS CABIN BONNEVILLE BULL TROUT COLD SPRINGS CAMPGROUND - BOISE NF COZY COVE DEADWOOD LOOKOUT REC CABIN DEER PARK CABIN DOG CREEK (ID) DUTCH CREEK CABIN EASTSIDE EDNA CREEK CAMPGROUND ELK CREEK CABINS ELKS FLAT CAMPGROUND FRENCH CREEK GRAHAM CABIN GRAYBACK HAYFORK GROUP CG HELENDE HOT SPRINGS HOWERS JOHNSON CREEK GUARD STATION KIRKHAM MOUNTAIN VIEW PARK CREEK (IDAHO) PEACE VALLEY CAMPGROUND PICNIC POINT (ID) PINE FLATS (ID) RAINBOW POINT RATTLESNAKE RIVER SIDE (ID - BOISE) SAGEHEN CREEK SHAFER BUTTE SHORELINE SILVER CREEK CAMPGROUND STOLLE MEADOWS CABIN SWINGING BRIDGE THIRD FORK CABIN WARM LAKE WARM SPRINGS GUARD STATION