Castle Rocks State Park , ID

Campsites are nestled among Idaho's largest pinyon pine forest on the east slope of 7,560-foot Smoky Mountain. Restrooms and showers are centrally located. Campground roads and parking are paved. An RV dumpstation is provided near the entrance. The campground is conveniently...
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Thu Apr 30 2015   Later Dates

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Alerts and Important Information
  • A 5.00 Motor Vehicle Entrance Fee (MVEF) is required for every vehicle entering Idaho State Parks (including visitors to campers).
  • All campsite and facility use fees accommodate one vehicle MVEF per night stayed. Any applicable additional per-person or MVEF charges will be collected at the park.
  • MVEF may be paid for at the daily rate or by purchasing a State Park Passport or an Annual Motor Vehicle Entrance Fee sticker.
  • Visitors and park day users may be required to park outside the campground.
  • All yurts, cabins and group facilities that are ADA accessible do not require proof of disability upon arrival.
  • Camping is allowed in designated areas only.
  • All boats, trailers, or other motorized vehicles must fit entirely within the campsite parking spur provided. Any equipment that does not fit entirely within the sites designated parking area must be parked outside the campground in an area designated by the park manager.
  • RV's are not permitted when staying in facilities (yurts, cabins, cottages or houses).
  • Campfires are allowed in designated areas only!
  • All pets must be kept on a leash and not be left unattended. Pets are not allowed on beaches except for designated areas (not all parks have designated areas); Campers are responsible to clean up after their pet. Not all facilities allow pets.
  • Quiet hours are enforced from 10:00 pm to 7:00 am.
  • Fireworks are prohibited in all parks at all times. No Exceptions!
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Castle Rocks Cabin Deluxe 8 20 Pull-Through
Pets Allowed - no
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Castle Rocks State Park House 12
Pets Allowed - no
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Castle Rocks State Park Shelter 80 Accessible
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
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Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 82
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 Accessible 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 82
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 82
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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SMOKEY MOUNTAIN Campsite Serviced /W/E 8 42
Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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Overview

Description

Campsites are nestled among Idaho's largest pinyon pine forest on the east slope of 7,560-foot Smoky Mountain. Restrooms and showers are centrally located.

Campground roads and parking are paved. An RV dumpstation is provided near the entrance.

The campground is conveniently located less than two miles from the visitor center and services in Almo and nearby City of Rocks National Reserve.

Booking Window

Cabin Deluxe

Sat Aug 02 2014 - Thu Apr 30 2015

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 9 Month(s) in advance.

Campsite Serviced /W/E

Fri Aug 01 2014 - Thu Apr 30 2015

Reservations must be made 1 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 9 Month(s) in advance.

House

Sat Aug 02 2014 - Thu Apr 30 2015

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 9 Month(s) in advance.

Shelter

Sat Aug 02 2014 - Thu Apr 30 2015

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 9 Month(s) in advance.

Yurt Standard

Sat Aug 02 2014 - Thu Apr 30 2015

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 9 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Wed Jan 01 2014 Wed Dec 31 2014
Peak Thu Jan 01 2015 Thu Dec 31 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Artifact/Petroglyph View
  • Bird Watching
  • Campground Host
  • Camping, Equestrian
  • Camping, Equestrian Group
  • Camping, Improved Site
  • Dump Station, Camper
  • Fire Rings
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Difficult
  • Hiking Moderate
  • Hiking Trail
  • Horse Rentals
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoe Pitching
  • Hunting
  • Information Center
  • Kiosk
  • Outfitter
  • Parking
  • Pay Telephone
  • Photography
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicking
  • Programs, Nature
  • Recycling Station
  • Restrooms
  • Rock Climbing
  • Showers
  • Sightseeing
  • Stargazing
  • Trails, Difficult Hiking
  • Trails, Hiking/Walking Easy
  • Trails, Horse
  • Trails, Moderate Hiking
  • Trails, Mountain Bike
  • Water Drinking
  • Wildflower
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Admin Service, Copying
  • Admin Service, Faxing
  • Auto Touring/Scenic Rtes
  • Cabins
  • Camping, Primitive
  • Cash Machine/Atm
  • Churches
  • Emergency Services
  • Firewood Sales
  • Fuel, Vehicles
  • Group/Community Facility
  • Laundry
  • Lodging, Cabins
  • Maintenance, RV/Camper
  • Maintenance, Vehicle
  • Motel
  • Newspapers
  • Restaurant
  • Retail, Drinks
  • Retail, Ice
  • Retail, Snacks
  • Retail, Store/Gift Shop
  • Swimming - Pool
  • Town
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • Fishing, Reservoir
  • Grocery Store
  • Hospital
  • Lookout Tower
  • Propane
  • Reservoir
  • Shopping
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Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $10.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee ($25.00 for group sites) will be charged for each reservation.

Payment Methods Accepted:
Visa Mastercard

Cancellation Policy
All cancellation requests must be submitted by mail, fax or e-mail to the park where the reservation is held.

A non-refundable fee of $10.00 ($50 for group sites) will be charged for any cancellation made at least 24 hours (21 days for group sites) prior to your scheduled arrival date. Additional lat cancellation fee may apply if the reservation is cancelled after the deadline.

Please read the Fee and Cancellation Policy for more information


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Jan 01 2014 -
Dec 31 2014
Yurt Standard $50.00
Shelter $10.00
House $100.00
Campsite Serviced /W/E $22.00
Cabin Deluxe $150.00
Peak Season
Jan 01 2015 -
Dec 31 2015
Yurt Standard $50.00-$55.00
Shelter $10.00
House $100.00-$110.00
Campsite Serviced /W/E $22.00-$27.00
Cabin Deluxe $150.00-$165.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
42.12583, -113.65889
42°7'33"N, 113°39'32"W

From Boise take I-84 to exit 216 (Declo); go south on Idaho 77 to Conner Creek Junction, then southwest on the Elba-Almo Road.

One half mile south of the visitor center in Almo, turn right (west) onto 3075 South for 500 feet, then turn left (south) onto Smoky Mountain Drive for 1.2 miles to 729 E and campground entrance.

From Pocatello and Idaho Falls, take I-86 and I-84 to exit 216 and proceed as above.

From Salt Lake City take I-84 to exit 245 (Sublett/Malta) then head west toward Malta.

Turn left (south) onto highway 81 for .2 miles to Highway 77, then turn right (west). At Connor Creek Junction, follow directions above toward Almo.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Castle Rocks State Park
729 East Smoky Mountain Drive
Almo   ID  83312

Phone Number:

Information:  (208)824-5901
Additional Information