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Picnic and Barbecue area is available
Tap Water

Activities: fishing, hiking and horseback riding

Water hookups are on hand here. A number of people camp here for the purpose of being close to Challis National Forest. With such a great deal of things to do in Idaho you'll never get bored.
Ready to pitch that tent; Chinook Bay, Idaho is a great site for getting out. The positive surroundings and the great huge number of fun activities makes the trip here worthwhile.
Such a great choice of attractions and so much stuff to do are sure to keep you coming back repeatedly. Chinook Bay is fantastically well
    liked by the people of Stanley.
So much entertaining stuff right next door to Chinook Bay, and if you're trying to find a great site to go camping, this is a great choice. There's more to do in the vicinity of Chinook Bay other
 than just hanging out such as hiking, whitewater paddling, fishing, and swimming, so it's out of the question to get bored.
Salmon River has a good 13-mile-from-beginning-to-end class III-IV whitewater stretch nearby, the Stanley to Old Sunbeam Dam section. The Stanley to Old Sunbeam Dam section of Salmon River is suitable for kayak paddlers who have been kayak paddling for a while but who are not yet prepared for the really perilous rapids. Whitewater boating can become perilous, so check conditions previous to going. The skiing at Soldier Mountain is great, and a nice location to go to is Sunny Gulch. While you're here at Chinook Bay you can take a hike along the Yellow Belly Trail; this
is a popular place for people from Stanley. This campground is a scenic spot to stop at. Challis National Forest is a pretty spot any time of year, and in the wintertime you can take a snow mobile ride at Smiley Creek Lodge.  

Knob Hill Inn, Ketchum

44 miles away
Sun Valley Resort, Sun Valley

45 miles away
Tamarack Lodge, Ketchum

45 miles away
Limelight Hotel Ketchum, Ketchum

45 miles away

Other campgrounds near Chinook Bay, Idaho:

   Mountain View - Stanley, Stanley, 0 miles away
   Chinook Bay Campground, Custer County, 1 miles away
   Sunny Gulch, Stanley, 1 miles away
   Sunny Gulch Campground, Custer County, 1 miles away
   Sawtooth - Sunny Gulch, Stanley, 1 miles away
   Redfish Outlet, Stanley, 1 miles away
   Glacier View, Stanley, 1 miles away
   Sawtooth - Sockeye, Stanley, 1 miles away
   Outlet Campground - Sawtooth National Forest, Twin Falls, 1 miles away
   Sawtooth - Glacier View Campground, Stanley, 1 miles away

Paddling Rivers Near Chinook Bay, Idaho:

   Salmon River, Custer County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV - 13 miles long (Stanley to Old Sunbeam Dam)

   Salmon River, Custer County, 7 miles away
      Class II-III - 12 miles long (Hellroaring Creek to Redfish Lake Creek)

   Salmon River, Custer County, 13 miles away
      Class IV - 14 miles long (Sunbeam Dam to Holman Creek)

   Payette River - South Fork, Boise County, 19 miles away
      Class III-IV - 23 miles long (Grandjean to Lowman)

   Marsh Creek, Custer County, 21 miles away
      Class II-III - 6 miles long (State Highway 21 to Middle Fork Salmon)

Public Lands near Chinook Bay, Idaho:

   Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument, Hagerman - ID, 67 miles away
   Challis National Forest, Idaho, 8 miles away

   Sawtooth National Forest, Idaho, 26 miles away

Trails near Chinook Bay, Idaho:

   Bull Moose Trail, Custer County, 4 miles away

   Yellow Belly Trail, Custer County, 9 miles away

Lakes Near Chinook Bay, Idaho:

   Hell Roaring Lake, Custer County, 7 miles away

   Yellow Belly Lake, Custer County, 8 miles away

   Imogene Lake, Custer County, 9 miles away

   Elk Lake, Boise County, 13 miles away

Current weather conditions at Chinook Bay, Idaho

Local climate location: STANLEY 23 miles away

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