Montour Wildlife/Recreation Management Area


Through a management agreement with Reclamation, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game manages this complex of wetlands and ponds covering 1.7 square miles (1105 acres) located above Black Canyon Reservoir. Camping, hiking, hunting, and fishing are the major recreation activities for this area, located northeast of Emmett in southwest Idaho. Fishing opportunities also exist in the adjacent Payette River. The Montour Campground is open seasonally and does not accept reservations. For camping information, call 208-365-2682. Nesting season closures exist for portions of the Wildlife Management Area. For WMA information call 208-465-8465.

Nearby Activities


Between Emmett and Horseshoe Bend, access via State Rt. 52 above Black Canyon Reservoir.

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