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Pen Basin Campground, Salmon River Mountains, Idaho

   

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Primitive campgrounds such as this one can be hard to get to, but they are delightful. There aren't scores of amenities at Pen Basin Campground given that it is a primitive campground. As expected there are restrooms here; when you go for a weekend of camping at a primitive campground like Pen Basin Campground you're beyond doubt camping. Pen Basin Campground is one of the sites to camp here in the Salmon River Mountains.
Idaho is a nice spot for campers.
There's such a vast number of things to do at Pen Basin Campground including fishing, swimming, whitewater paddling, and hiking, so there's absolutely no way to get bored. The great
 
    variety of local attractions and such a vast number of things to do will make you delighted you came. You have to get out of the house, and Pen Basin Campground in Idaho is the outdoors at its finest.
Pen Basin Campground is located
 in a vicinity with a lot of amusing things to do, and camping is such a fun thing to do, and this is a nice spot to do that.
The natural attractiveness at this primitive campground is good. Johnson Creek has a category IV-V+ bit of whitewater close by. The 31-mile-in-distance Headwaters to Halfway Creek 31.1 mi to Ice Hole Campground segment is perfect to kayak. The Headwaters to Halfway Creek 31.1 mi to Ice Hole Campground segment of Johnson Creek is advised for experienced raft paddlers solely. Always check restrictions before heading out paddling given that paddling is a perilous pastime. A delightful site like Boise National Forest in close proximity to Pen Basin Campground is too
 
tremendous to leave out; Pen Basin Campground is right by the Tyndall Ridge Drive. You just can't envision the amount of outdoors enjoyable stuff the Salmon River Mountains has to offer.  

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Other campgrounds near Pen Basin Campground, Salmon River Mountains, Idaho:

   Buck Mountain Campground, Valley County, 3 miles away
      
   Summit Lake Campground, Valley County, 4 miles away
      
   Trout Creek Campground, Valley County, 6 miles away
      
   Blue Point Campground, Valley County, 7 miles away
      
   Twin Bridges Campground, Valley County, 9 miles away
      
   Warm Lake, Cascade, 9 miles away
      
   Shoreline, Cascade, 10 miles away
      
   Picnic Point Campground, Valley County, 10 miles away
      
   Deer Flat Campground, Valley County, 11 miles away
      
   Elk Creek Cabins - Boise National Forest, Boise, 11 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Pen Basin Campground, Salmon River Mountains, Idaho:

   Johnson Creek, Valley County, 6 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 31 miles long (Headwaters to Halfway Creek 31.1 mi to Ice Hole Campground)

   Salmon River - South Fork, Valley County, 13 miles away
      Class IV-V - 7 miles long (Goat Creek to footbridge at Poverty Flats Campground)

   Johnson Creek, Valley County, 13 miles away
      Class II(III) - 5 miles long (Yellow Pine airport to Johnson Creek gauge)

   Salmon River - South Fork, Valley County, 16 miles away
      Class II-V - 16 miles long (Poverty Flats Campground to East Fork of South Fork)

   Salmon River - East Fork of South Fork, Valley County, 16 miles away
      Class III-V - 12 miles long (Close to Yellow Pinto South Fork Salmon River)


Public Lands near Pen Basin Campground, Salmon River Mountains, Idaho:

   Payette National Forest, Idaho, 24 miles away

   Boise National Forest, Idaho, 32 miles away

   Cascade State Park, Idaho, 37 miles away


Trails near Pen Basin Campground, Salmon River Mountains, Idaho:

   Rock Creek Trail, Valley County, 2 miles away

   South Fork Sulphur Creek Trail, Valley County, 4 miles away

   Burnt Log Trail, Valley County, 5 miles away

   Tyndall Ridge Drive, Valley County, 5 miles away

   Tyndall Ridge Trail, Valley County, 6 miles away

   East Fork Trail, Valley County, 6 miles away

   McClure Trail, Valley County, 6 miles away


Lakes Near Pen Basin Campground, Salmon River Mountains, Idaho:

   Deadwood Reservoir, Valley County, 19 miles away


Current weather conditions at Pen Basin Campground, Salmon River Mountains, Idaho
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Local climate location: WARREN 27 miles away


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