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Herd Lake Campground


Bureau of Land Management

Bureau of Land Management

Herd Lake Campsite is adjacent to Jerry Peak-Jim McClure Wilderness. There is one (1) first come, first served campsite located 10 miles southeast of the East Fork Road on Herd Lake Road. The site is located about 1 mile north of Herd Lake, tucked down below the road and next to Herd Creek. The access road to the campsite is narrow with limited turn-around space. Use caution with trailers. A trail provides non-motorized access to the lake. Amenities include: 1 campsite with picnic table and fire ring, 1 vault toilet, trailhead to Herd Lake. This site has limited cell service and no potable water.

Fee Info

Campsites are first come, first served. Camping Fee: Free, Stay limit: 14 days.

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Herd Lake Campground is located in Idaho

Detail location of campground


From Challis, go 18 miles southwest on US 93 and ID 75, then 16 miles southeast on East Fork Road (Forest Road 120) and Herd Creek Road.


Challis Field Office 721 East Main St Suite 8
Challis, ID 83226


44.09495 N
114.18173 W

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Does Herd Lake Campground have wifi?

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