Tent Sites
Fires Allowed
Pets Allowed
Drinking Water
About Payette National Forest Big Creek Campground

Located next to the Big Creek airstrip this four unit campground offers a good staging place to access the Frank Church Wilderness of No Return. It is popular with pilots camping overnight in Big Creek. The campground is near the Big Creek Work Station. Trailhead access to the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness to the north on FR 371. Fishing in Big Creek. Facilities include an accessible toilet and drinking water. Pack in/pack out. No hook-ups.

National Forest
ADA Accessible
Alcohol Allowed
Drinking Water
Fires Allowed
Pets Allowed
Picnic Table
Payette National Forest Big Creek Campground is located in Idaho
45.1276 N
-115.3231 W
Get Directions
From Yellow Pine, go 18 miles northeast on Forest Road 412, FR 340, and FR 371.  Eighty-six miles northeast of McCall on Big Creek Road (#371).
2 Reviews of Payette National Forest Big Creek Campground
Wilderness Convinience

Big Creek Canpground is small but fire rings, firewood and picnic tables are provided. Confinement area for pilots and for those wanting to hike into the FCRNRW which is 2 miles down the road. Portable water available and a CTX toilet.

4 site camp

kinda small but great place to set up a base camp for exploring the wilderness next to the camp