Alerts and Important Information
Distance to this yurt: When the snow is gone from Gold Fork loop (usually mid May through late November) you can drive 2.4 miles with 350 ft elevation gain (one way) to the summer parking area. You will park then hike 400 yards to the yurt.
When the snow is on the Gold Fork loop (usually late November through mid May) you will park in the Gold Fork Park N Ski parking area, then ski or snowshoe in 2.5 miles (one way) with 350 ft elevation gain.
Location: 18-24 miles north of Idaho City
Description: Campers must supply water. For further information on the features of this facility please visit us online at www.parksandrecreation.idaho.gov and select Lodging then Backcountry Yurts.
A : Available for online reservation (click to book arrival date)
L : Accepting Lottery Application (click to apply for the lottery)
C : Available for Call Center reservation
W : Available for Walk-up visitors (at facility, first-come-first-served)
R : Reserved
X : Not Available
Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.