The Sam Owen location is in , Idaho
. 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 Sam Owen facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.
Idaho Panhandle National Fores
Campground information , Idaho
Sam Owen Campground is nestled on the banks of Lake Pend Oreille in a densely wooded forest of pine and cedar. Popular activities include hiking, canoeing, swimming and boating in summer, and skiing in winter.
A sandy beach draws crowds of sunbathers and swimmers. Visitors also like to hike the half-mile, accessible Sam Owen Trail #4. The trail reaches a beautiful vista of Owens Bay, where hikers can rest on benches and take in the astonishing view.
Anglers take pleasure in catching kamloops, Dolly Varden, northern pike, trout and catfish. A boat ramp and dock are located on-site.
Amenities include a picnic area, paved overflow parking areas and an amphitheater for educational programs. Campsites do not have electric hookups but a group picnic shelter has electricity and lights. Accessible flush toilets, drinking water and a dump station are provided.
Sam Owen Campground is situated on a peninsula on the east side of Lake Pend Oreille in the Idaho Panhandle National Forest, at an elevation of 2,000 feet. The lake spans 82,088 acres and has 125 miles of shoreline.
The well-loved campground shares a peninsula with the Sam Owen Game Preserve, which provides plenty of opportunities to see wildlife up close. Deer are very easy to spot, and watching for unique birds is a rewarding activity.
The Pend Oreille Scenic Byway is well worth exploring.
Frequently Asked Questions About Idaho Panhandle National Fores , ID
How do I make a reservation with Sam Owen?
To make reservations at Sam Owen, you can call the office at 435-245-6521.
Where is Sam Owen located?
The Sam Owen is located at Idaho Panhandle National Fores in ,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.
Does Sam Owen have tent or RV camping?
Sam Owen offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 435-245-6521 to make sure things haven’t changed.