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Camping Grounds Idaho Falls ID

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Shady Rest Campgrounds
(208) 524-0010
2200 N Yellowstone Hwy
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Snake River Rv Park & Campground
(208) 523-3362
1440 Lindsay Blvd
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Sunnyside Acres Park
(208) 523-8403
905 W Sunnyside Rd
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Rainbow Lake & Campground
(208) 356-3681
2245 S 2000 W
Rexburg, ID
 
Riverside Rv Campground
(208) 788-2020
403 Broadford Rd
Bellevue, ID
 
Pinewood Estates
(208) 522-3807
1710 North Pinewood Dr.
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Targhee Inn & Rv
(208) 523-1960
6805 W. Overland Drive
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Heise Hot Springs Inc
(208) 538-7312
5116 E Heise Rd
Ririe, ID
 
Water’s Edge RV Resort
(800) 421-7116, (208) 382-3120
620 N Main Street
Cascade, ID
Number of Sites
125 Total Camp/RV Sites,125 Electric and Water,100 Full Hookups,125 No Hookups,75 Seasonal,15 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boat Launch,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Nature Trails,Playground,

Willow Bay Recreation Area
(208) 226-2688
550 N Oregon Trl
American Falls, ID
 

Campsite Courtesy



"The highest compliment anybody can pay you occurs when he arrives at a campsite the day after you left it and wonders whether anyone's camped there recently," says Les. "Your objective should be to leave it much as it was when you got there, if not better."

According to Les, the first and foremost campsite rule is to leave no sign of human waste. He recommends using a shovel to dig a small hole, then using the shovel to properly cover any fecal matter and toilet tissue. It's disgusting to think about, but Les says he's seen more than one campsite ruined in this regard by discourteous campers.

When it comes to other kinds of refuse, he notes, "If you can pack it in, pack it out."Don't leave trash behind, even if it's not yours.

When pitching camp, Les says to make sure you're back a minimum of 200 feet from water and trails. "A water source is your prime requirement," he says of site selection. But, he adds, proximity to water often means boggy ground. To avoid damaging the area, look for a sandy or rocky strip of beach to use as water access.

Les also recommends that you check with jurisdiction authorities to determine current fire regulations. If your campsite has a pre-established fire pit, don't make a new one. If you're in an area that's never had a fire pit before, asbestos cloths made for such use helps protect the ground. When gathering fuel for your fire, use only dead and downed timber.

"We're really strong proponents of leave-no-trace camping,...

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