Whether you like camping in a campground near a stream or lake, or hiking into the back country and finding your own spot you’ll find plenty of options below.
There are over 70 campgrounds on the Boise National Forest. Some campgrounds are more developed than others with a range of paved roads, pressurized water systems, and more modern restrooms. Others are more primitive with dirt or gravel roads, hand pumped water or no water.
Idaho has vast tracts of old-growth forests, various subranges of the Rocky Mountains and Hells Canyon, America’s deepest canyon, make camping in Idaho an essential thing to do during any visit. Find over 1250 campgrounds here!
All Trails has 82 trails listed in the Boise area alone! And throughout the whole state they have 865 trails listed! This handy website and app is definitely worth taking a look at for state wide hikes.