Beaver Dick Park - Camp and Swim near Rexburg, Idaho
Rexburg,Idaho
43.8250880083, -111.90574599445
5.7 miles W of Rexburg, Idaho
GPS: 43°49'30.3"N 111°54'20.7"W
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State: Idaho

Camp and Swim

Beaver Dick Park is west of Rexburg 4.5 miles on Hwy. 33 and is maintained by Madison County Parks Department. It is a 9.5 acre park situated on the west bank of the Henry’ Fork of the Snake River. It was named after “Beaver Dick” Richard Leigh, who was one of the last real mountain men of this valley. The south end of the park offers over 400 acres of BLM land to hike, hunt and to enjoy wildlife up close. Camping is limited to 5 days in a 30 days limit. The park is a dry park so pack plenty of water.

The use of this field for playing paintball is now prohibited. Please take better care of the fields we are permitted to use.

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  1. Plan Ahead and Prepare
  2. Travel & camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors

Directions

From Rexburg, Idaho

  1. Head north on S 3rd W toward W 1st S (0.2 mi)
  2. Turn left onto ID-33 W (5.8 mi)
  3. Turn left (167 ft)
  4. Turn left
    Destination will be on the right
    (459 ft)
or

From Rexburg, go West on Hwy 33 about 4.5 miles past Hwy 20. The park is on the left just after the river.

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smbrady17

5/1/18 12:34 pm
There is play equipment for children. It's also a popular place to take pictures.
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smbrady17

5/1/18 11:46 am 11/15/17
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Carla

7/28/17 1:53 pm
Green grass, plenty of shade, boat ramp for fishing, fire pits and picnic tables. I like it here.
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leahmia

4/13/17 3:59 pm
Cute park. The bathrooms close early so just be aware of that.
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katiemia

9/10/16 1:19 pm
Beaver Dick is a cute little campground! My kids had a blast playing on the old school playground. The covered pavilion was perfect for our picnic. We used the provided charcoal grill, but there was also a nice fireplace. It's right on the river, with beautiful scenery and bushes and fun wild life. We set up 2 slack lines. There was enough parking for all 6 of our vehicles. It was nice that it was close enough to run into town to get Ketchup and things that we forgot. I recommend this place for locals and for visitors. It's a refreshing little oasis in the middle of the desert. But do bring bugspray. Mosquitoes are always a pest near water.
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