Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf)

Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf)

The Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf) location is in , Idaho
83278. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf) facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

Sawtooth, Stanley


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Elk Creek Campground lies just off Highway 21 in a beautiful valley at the foot of the Sawtooth Mountain Range in central Idaho.


Elk Creek is situated in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. A myriad of excellent hiking and biking opportunities are available, with an estimated 750 miles of trails crisscrossing the valley and surrounding mountains, including the Idaho Centennial Trail, which passes nearby.

Expansive and scenic Elk Meadow is near the campground, providing a great location for bird and wildlife watching.


This small campground offers one group site that consists of three smaller sites. If the group site is not reserved, the individual sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Campers must walk a few yards from parking area to campsites.

Vault toilets area provided. The road to the site and the parking spur within are paved.

Natural Features

Summer wildflowers are plentiful and lodgepole pines provide partial shade. Elk Creek is nearby. Temperatures are cool, with an average summer high of 78 degrees and a low of 40 degrees.

Nearby Attractions

Numerous sparkling lakes and streams, including the Salmon River, dot the area, making for great rainbow and native Westslope cutthroat trout fishing. Stanley and Redfish Lakes are nearby with great boating, water skiing, canoeing, kayaking and even more fishing.

Popular area events include an Arts and Crafts Fair in July, and Wagon Days, Salmon Festival, Quilt Fair and Fireman’s Ball in September.

Frequently Asked Questions About Sawtooth, Stanley , ID

How do I make a reservation with Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf)?

To make reservations at Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf), you can call the office at 928-537-8888.

Where is Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf) located?

The Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf) is located at Sawtooth, Stanley in ,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf) have tent or RV camping?

Elk Creek Campground (Sawtooth Nf) offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 928-537-8888 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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