As of 2019, Scenic Canyons no longer operates this campground, and this page WILL RECEIVE NO FUTURE UPDATES. For up to date information, please visit the Forest Service website.
Emigration Campground is situated in a quiet canyon forested with pine, spruce and aspen trees. Summer wildflowers dot the landscape and grasses cover the area. Wild huckleberries are abundant in mid-August.
$17 per night
$7 for day use
$28 per night
$12 for day use
$5 per extra vehicle
$67-$87 group sites (up to 75 people)
Reservations: Available here.
Directions: From Montpelier, drive west on U.S. Highway 89 to Ovid, Idaho. At the junction of U.S. 89 and State Highway 36, take the right fork of the "Y" onto State Highway 36 and travel approximately 12 miles northwest to the campground. A left hand turn is required to enter the campground. See map below.
Amenities: Drinking water, vault toilets, garbage service.
Open Dates: Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day, weather permitting. May stay open a week after Labor Day.
For more information, visit the Forest Service website.
Scenic Canyons Recreational Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity service provider and employer.
These facilities are operated under special use permits with the U.S. Forest Service.