Devils’ Elbow Campground is located adjacent to the North Fork of the Coeur d’Alene River, with river access trails from the campground. It is located approximately 69 miles northeast of the city of Coeur d’Alene, ID.  Devil’s Elbow is in a wooded setting and consists of 20 individual campsites and a group site for up to 50 people and a maximum of 14 vehicles.  The elevation is 2,600 feet.


    $21.00 per night

    $8.00 per extra vehicle

    $80 for group site

    $8 for day use

    $52 for day use season pass

Reservations:  Available here.

Directions:  From Coeur d’Alene, travel east on Interstate 90 to the Kingston Exit #43. Follow the paved Forest Service Road #9 north for 26 miles, then continue 14 miles north of the small town of Prichard on Forest Road #208. The campground will be on the right. (It is located approximately 3 miles north of Kit Price Campground).  See map below.

Open Dates:  Opens a week before Memorial Day weekend (on Friday), closes the fourth Monday in September.

Amenities:  Hand pumps for drinking water, vault toilets, trash collection.  Road and parking spurs are paved.

Nearby:  Fishing, rafting, swimming and kayaking are favorite activities on the river. Rafters will find class I-III rapids further down the river.  Visitors can also explore the river valley on foot to see nearby Downey Creek or Valitons Creek.  The Shoshone RV dump station is 6 miles away.

For more information, visit the Forest Service website.

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