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About Bad Bear Campground
Bad Bear Campground is located 48 miles northeast of Boise, Idaho, in a scenic Ponderosa pine forest along Highway 21 at an elevation of 5,100 feet. Wildlife and summer wildflowers are abundant. Historic Idaho City is just 11 miles south. Mores Creek runs adjacent to the site, offering whitefish and rainbow trout fishing. This campground contains 6 site that can accommodate up to 6 people each. Picnic tables, a BBQ grill, and fire ring with benches are provided. The site is in an open area with shade. Vault toilets and garbage service are provided. Parking spurs are paved. Due to its proximity to the highway, some noise from passing traffic is to be expected. Highway 21, also known as the Ponderosa Pine Scenic Byway, snakes along Mores Creek to Mores Creek Summit, Gold Fork, and Banner Ridge with breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and forest. Numerous trail opportunities are in the area, offering hiking, biking, horseback riding, and ATVing. In winter, the area becomes a playground for backcountry skiers and snowmobilers. ACTIVITIES Fishing Visitor Center: Comfort Station Wildlife Viewing: Bird Watching
Access
Drive In
Operator
USDA Forest Service
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Drinking Water
Pets Allowed
Reservable
Toilets
Location
Bad Bear Campground is located in Idaho
Latitude
43.909 N
Longitude
-115.696 W
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Hayfork Group Cg (ID)HIGHWAY 21Idaho City ID 83706
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