Shafer Butte

Shafer Butte

The Shafer Butte location is in Mountain Home, Idaho
83647. 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 Shafer Butte facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

3080 Industrial Way

Mountain Home

Phone number


Campground information Mountain Home, Idaho


Shafer Butte is located atop the scenic Boise Ridge Mountains, near Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area, at an elevation of 7,000 feet. Visitors enjoy hiking and biking on various trails in the surrounding area, and simply relaxing and taking in the area’s beautiful views.


Popular activities in the area include hiking and mountain biking, the Mores Mountain Trail begins in the campground. This 2-mile interpretive nature trail is family friendly.


Shafer Butte contains single-family tent campsites and two day-use, group picnic areas, all of which are accessible. Sites are equipped with picnic tables and campfire rings, and many of the overnight campsites have tent pads. The overnight sites are walk-in and are clustered close together, with limited vegetation screening for privacy.
Accessible vault restrooms are provided, but there is no electricity. Parking spurs and pathways within the campground are paved, and each site can be accessed via a short walking path from the parking area.

Natural Features

Shafer Butte offers scenic views of Deer Point, Mores Mountain and Shafer Butte summits, as well as the expansive valley below. The campground is situated among Douglas fir and aspen trees, which offer partial shade in most sites. Wildlife and summer wildflowers are abundant in the area.

Nearby Attractions

Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area is close by and offers more hiking and biking trails, as well as other summer activities, check out this link for more information The Ridge to River trail system is near by as well, check out this link for more information

Frequently Asked Questions About 3080 Industrial Way Mountain Home, ID

How do I make a reservation with Shafer Butte?

To make reservations at Shafer Butte, you can call the office at 208-587-7961.

Where is Shafer Butte located?

The Shafer Butte is located at 3080 Industrial Way in Mountain Home,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Shafer Butte have tent or RV camping?

Shafer Butte offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 208-587-7961 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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