Tent Sites
About Upper Lake Creek Campground

This remote site is located within the Jim McClure-Jerry Peak Wilderness. It is in an evergreen grove that is only reachable by foot or horseback because it’s located approximately 5 miles beyond the road closure at Herd Lake Overlook. If you are willing to make the trek to this isolated area, you may share the terrain with elk, antelope and the occasional red-tailed hawk.

Operator
Bureau of Land Management
Access
Features
No Electric Hookups
No Fires
No Pets
Not Reservable
No Showers
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RVs and Trailers
No Sewer Hookups
No Water Hookups
No Pull-Through Sites
Location
Upper Lake Creek Campground is located in Idaho
Latitude
44.0853 N
Longitude
-114.1386 W
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Directions
5 miles hiking distance from the Herd Lake Overlook (off of the East Fork Salmon River Road south of Challis, Idaho). This site is within the Jim McClure-Jerry Peak Wilderness. Access is via hiking or horseback; no mountain bikes or other mechanized travel allowed.
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