Deer Flat Campground, ID

US Forest Service

Deer Flat Campground

Overview: Deer Flat Campground is a primitive camp located along the North Fork of Deer Creek which is a small tributary of Deer Creek. The campground is well shaded by lodgepole pine and Douglas-Fir...[more]

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Directions

From Boise, Idaho, travel north along State Highway 55 to Banks, Idaho approximately 38 miles.

At Banks, turn right (east) onto State Highway 17 (Banks-Lowman Road) and proceed 31 miles to Lowman, Idaho.

At Lowman, turn left at the intersection of State Highway 17 and State Highway 21.  Proceed northeast towards Stanley, Idaho along State Highway 21 approximately 40 miles.

Along the route, you will travel past Banner Summit, Bull Trout Campground and eventually arrive at the Forest Service (FS) Road 579 turnoff. 

Turn (west) onto FS Road 579 at Banner Creek/Cape Horn Summit.  There is a big parking area and an information board.

Travel along FS Road 579 through Bear Valley and past the Elk Creek Guard Station Cabins.

Continue along the FS Road 579 until you arrive at Deer Flat Camping area.

Activities
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • HORSEBACK RIDING HORSEBACK RIDING
  • PICNICKING PICNICKING
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
  • WINTER SPORTS WINTER SPORTS
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