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BLACK ROCK, ID

part ofBoise National Forest, US Forest Service
Photo: BLACK ROCK
Status: Open through Mon Sep 22 2014   Season Dates
 

Overview

Black Rock Campground is located 20 miles from Idaho City, on the North Fork Boise River, at an elevation of 4,300 feet. Visitors enjoy fishing, swimming and exploring local trails.

Natural Features:

The campground sits on the banks of the North Fork Boise River, where ponderosa pines tower over the area. Most campsites have partial shade, but little privacy from other campers. A variety of wildlife makes its home around the campground.

Recreation:

The North Fork Boise River offers rainbow trout fishing in a beautiful natural setting. Many swimming holes can be found within a short distance of the campground.

Numerous trail opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding and dirt biking can be found in the vicinity.

Facilities:

The campground contains several single-family campsites, each equipped with a picnic table and campfire ring. Some sites also have grills. Vault toilets, drinking water and trash collection are provided within the campground. Roads and parking spurs are dirt.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Vault Toilets
  • Birding
  • Campfire Rings
  • Drinking Water (Hand Pump)
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • River Access
  • Swimming
  • Tables
  • Trash Collection
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Motorcycle Trails
  • Mountain Biking
  • Trailheads
Know Before You Go
  • Idaho OHV Safety Message
  • Large groups are not allowed to occupy the campground, including family reunions, weddings and club or organizational events, etc.
  • Reserving more than two sites per family is strictly prohibited; no exceptions will be made
  • Group sites are available at Grayback Campground and Hayfork Group Campground
  • Click here for more information on the Boise National Forest
  • Don't Move Firewood: Help prevent the spread of tree-killing pests in our national forests by obtaining firewood near your destination and burning it on-site. For more information visit dontmovefirewood.org.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
43.79528, -115.58722
43°47'43"N, 115°35'14"W

From Idaho City, travel north on State Highway 21 for about two miles, to the Granite Creek/Rabbit Creek Road No. 327. Turn right and travel east for 18 miles on Road No. 327, to the campground.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

BLACK ROCK
P.O. BOX 129
IDAHO CITY  ID  83631

Phone Number:

Information:  (208)392-6681
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