Birch Creek - Camp near Leadore, Idaho
44.13922500801, -112.89997099467
43.6 miles SE of Leadore, Idaho
GPS: 44°8'21.2"N 112°53'59.9"W
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State: Idaho


This campground includes approximately 25 campsites with amenities such as picnic tables, fire rings, and restrooms, located along Birch Creek. Additionally, there are a variety of large undeveloped camping areas (i.e., no picnic tables or fire rings) south of the middle access. The campground provides easy access for fishing, and can serve as a base camp to recreate in Caribou-Targhee National Forest. Amateur anglers and seasoned fly fishing experts alike find an abundance of brook and rainbow trout, with some brown trout.

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From Leadore, Idaho

  1. Head northeast on Carbonate St toward S Railroad St (138 ft)
  2. Turn right onto ID-28 S/S Railroad St
    Continue to follow ID-28 S
    (45.9 mi)
  3. Turn right (0.1 mi)
  4. Turn right
    Destination will be on the left
    (115 ft)

From Leadore, go south on ID-28 about 50 miles. From Idaho Falls, Take I-15 north to ID-33 west. Drive through town of Mud Lake and take ID-28 north about 29 miles. Campground will be on the left.

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