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Top Dispersed Camping near Payette National Forest

28 Reviews

Want to go dispersed camping near Payette National Forest? Dispersed camping means that no facilities or amenities are provided, so that you can truly disconnect and get back to nature. From secluded to easily reachable, we offer dispersed campsites near Payette National Forest just for you.

Best Dispersed Camping Sites Near Payette National Forest, ID (18)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Upper Payette Lake Dispersed Camping Area

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    Upper Payette Lake Dispersed Camping Area

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    69 Saves
    Payette National Forest, Idaho

    There are several dispersed campsites along the lakeshore located just before and beyond Upper Payette Lake Campground. Sites have no amenities and are often difficult to access with a big RV as the ground can be wet through most of July.

    • Fires
    • ADA Access
    • Dispersed
    • Toilets
    • Alcohol
  2. Camper-submitted photo from Lake Louie Dispersed Backcountry Camping

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    Lake Louie Dispersed Backcountry Camping

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    4 Photos
    77 Saves
    Spink, Idaho

    Dispersed Camping

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • Dispersed
    • Firewood Available
  3. Camper-submitted photo from Little Payette Lake (Dispersed)
  4. Camper-submitted photo from East Fork Cxts-Dispersed Site Camping Area

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    East Fork Cxts-Dispersed Site Camping Area

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    39 Saves
    Yellow Pine, Idaho

    This is a dispersed camping area located along the East Fork of the South Fork of the Salmon River. The site is full during the Yellow Pine Harmonica Festival held in late July to early August most years, but otherwise is generally available for use. A good spot if you have stock. There are few amenities, 2 vault restrooms and fire rings mark the dispersed campsites. Some tables are available. Sites are accessed by native surface roads (gravel).

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Dispersed
    • Toilets
    • Alcohol
  5. Camper-submitted photo from Rapid Creek Dispersed Camping Area

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    Rapid Creek Dispersed Camping Area

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    15 Saves
    Spink, Idaho

    This is a small, quiet two-unit dispersed camping area located in the Paddy Flat area. Adjacent to Rapid Creek. Tables, fire rings and toilet available on site.

    • Phone Service
    • Tents
    • Group
    • Standard (Tent/RV)
    • Dispersed
    • Picnic Table
  6. Camper-submitted photo from Loon Lake
  7. Camper-submitted photo from Black Lee Dispersed Camping

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    Black Lee Dispersed Camping

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    5 Saves
    Payette National Forest, Idaho

    This dispersed camp site is approximately 15 miles from McCall on Lick Creek Road, McCall Ranger District. This site has a vault toilet, but no other services are available. Pack out your trash. Space for approximately 10 camp sites is available in close proximity to each other.

    • Dispersed
    • Toilets
  8. Camper-submitted photo from 33 Mile Dispersed Camping Area

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    33 Mile Dispersed Camping Area

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    7 Saves
    Payette National Forest, Idaho

    Located adjacent to the Lick Creek road this is a dispersed camping area. Not suitable for RVs. No amenities available.

    • Dispersed
  9. Camper-submitted photo from Goose Lake Camping Area
  10. Camper-submitted photo from Lake Creek Dispersed Camping

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    Lake Creek Dispersed Camping

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    3 Saves
    Warren, Idaho

    Designated camping areas adjacent to Lake Creek. Vault toilet, fire rings and some tables available. Popular with ATV users and stock users. Located near the Burgdorf Hot springs. Many trails are located nearby. This area typically has warm days, but cool nights - birng appropriate gear. Thirty one miles north of McCall on Warren Wagon Road, two miles east on Forest Road #246.

    • Dispersed

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