Idaho Panhandle National Forests
Mokins Bay Campground
As of July 12, Stage 2 fire restrictions are in effect. Campfires are prohibited in this campground. Gas stoves with an on/off switch are still allowed. You can learn more by following this link.
We strive diligently to keep our facilities disinfected, but cannot guarantee they are 100% free of coronavirus. Please bring your own hand sanitizer, and if you are feeling ill, help protect other campers and our employees by staying home.
Mokins Bay Campground is located 22 miles northeast of Coeur d’Alene, ID. It is located near the eastern shore of Hayden Lake, though the campground is in a forested setting and the lake is a 10 minute walk away. It has 16 sites. A horseshoe pit is available.
$21 per night
$8 per extra vehicle
$8 for day use
$52 day use season pass
Reservations: Available at recreation.gov. Reservations can be made 6 months prior to the first day of your camping stay.
Directions: From Coeur d’Alene, travel north on Highway 95 for 6 miles, then turn right (east) on the paved Lancaster Road. Continue for 5 miles, then turn right at the well-marked junction and travel another 11 miles on a paved county road that goes around Hayden Lake to Mokins Bay. The campground is located to the left off of a gravel road, a few hundred feet from the paved county road. See map below.
Season Dates: Opens one week before Memorial Day weekend (on Friday). Closes on the third Monday in September.
Amenities: Two vault toilets, hand pump for drinking water, and garbage cans. Paved road and parking spurs.
Nearby: Fishing is popular on the surrounding lakes and streams. Power boating and other water sports are also available in the surrounding area.
See more campgrounds managed by Scenic Canyons in the Idaho Panhandle National Forests.
For more information, visit the Forest Service website.