Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only)

Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only)

The Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only) 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 Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only) facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

Address
Sawtooth, Ketchum

Idaho

Phone number
928-537-8888

Email

Campground information , Idaho

Overview

Wood River Group Overnight Area is located inside the Wood River Campground, which has 30 single campsites for RV’s and tent camping, which are available for use on a first-come first-served basis.

This campground is located on the banks of the beautiful Big Wood River at an elevation of 6400 feet. Ketchum, Idaho is conveniently close, only 10 miles south. Visitors enjoy fishing, tubing and exploring local trails.

Recreation

This site is part of the Sawtooth National Recreation Area, where outdoor activities abound. Fly-fishing for rainbow, brown and brook trout is popular on the Big Wood River, as is float tubing. A self-guided nature trail begins near the amphitheater, leading to a small cave and a beaver pond.

Facilities

Wood River offers one reservable group site that can be used as a day-use picnic area for up to 150 people, or as an overnight tent camping site for up to 40 people. Also Wood River Campground has 30 single campsites for RV’s and tenting which are available for use on a first-come first served basis.

Flush toilets and drinking water are provided. An amphitheater with electricity and wooden benches is just a short walk from the site. Roads and parking spurs are paved, but the site surface is dirt.

Natural Features

A forest of Douglas fir, Ponderosa pine, Lodgepole pine and aspens offers plentiful shade within the facility. Colorful summer wildflowers are abundant and willows dot the banks of the river. Temperatures are cool with an average summer high of 78 degrees and a low of 40 degrees.

Nearby Attractions

The 20-mile Harriman Trail passes nearby, offering excellent hiking and biking. Numerous additional trails spur off the Harriman Trail leading to deep canyons, sparkling lakes, swimming holes and more great high country fishing.

The Sawtooth National Recreation Area Visitor Center is 2.5 miles from the campground, with a small museum, bookstore and area information. An RV dump station and drinking water are located here as well.

Easley Hot Springs is 4 miles north, offering a swimming pool, hot tubs, showers and a small store. Sun Valley Resort is 7 miles south, with hiking, biking, guided horseback riding and beautiful mountain scenery.

Popular area events include Wagon Days in Ketchum in September. In Stanley an hour away, an Arts & Crafts Fair is held in July and a Salmon Festival, Quilt Fair and Fireman’s Ball in September.

Frequently Asked Questions About Sawtooth, Ketchum , ID

How do I make a reservation with Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only)?

To make reservations at Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only), you can call the office at 928-537-8888.

Where is Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only) located?

The Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only) is located at Sawtooth, Ketchum in ,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only) have tent or RV camping?

Wood River Group Overnight Area (Tent Only) 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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