Sagehen Creek

Sagehen Creek

The Sagehen Creek location is in Emmett, Idaho
83617. 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 Sagehen Creek facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

Emmett Ranger District
1805 Highway 16, #5

Phone number


Campground information Emmett, Idaho


Sagehen Creek Campground is located on the shores of the scenic Sagehen Reservoir at an elevation of 4997 feet. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing, exploring Joe’s Creek Trail, as well as utilizing the non-motorized Sagehen Reservoir Trail.


Sagehen Reservoir offers great boating, canoeing, and rainbow trout fishing. A boat ramp and dock are located within the campground.There is a 15 mph speed limit on the reservoir.

Hiking, biking, horse, and ATV trails are abundant in the area, including Joe’s Creek Trail, which begins not far from the campground.
The Sagehen Reservoir Trail, a 4-mile loop around the lake, offers great fishing spots, beautiful viewpoints and wildlife watching opportunities for hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders.

The Sagehen and KYAOTT ATV Trail Systems can be accessed near the reservoir, offering more than 35 miles of trails for ATVs and motorcycles, but hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders can enjoy these trails as well.


The campground contains several single-family sites, a few of which are accessible, all with picnic tables and campfire rings. Vault toilets and hand-pumped drinking water are provided. Firewood is available for purchase from the host.

Natural Features

The campground is situated in a forest of towering Ponderosa pine, Engelmann spruce, Douglas fir, and grand fir, which provide plentiful shade in most sites. Some sites afford lake views. Summer temperatures range from 80 to 90-degree days to cooler nights.

A variety of berries and mushrooms can be found throughout the area. Local wildlife includes deer, elk, black bear, goshawk, woodpeckers, and boreal owls.

Frequently Asked Questions About Emmett Ranger District Emmett, ID

How do I make a reservation with Sagehen Creek?

To make reservations at Sagehen Creek, you can call the office at 541-351-1182.

Where is Sagehen Creek located?

The Sagehen Creek is located at Emmett Ranger District 1805 Highway 16, #5 in Emmett,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Sagehen Creek have tent or RV camping?

Sagehen Creek offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 541-351-1182 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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