Calamity Campground

Caribou-Targhee National Forest

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Bear Creek Road Irwin, ID 83428 208-524-7500 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 43.3273, -111.2159

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Overview of Calamity Campground

Number of Sites 41

Pad Type gravel

Reservations yes

Elevation 5,643 ft / 1,719 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Calamity Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
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Cell Phone Coverage

5bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 6/8/2020
5bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 7/19/2020
4 reviews
“Beautiful lush FS campground”

Reviewed 7/19/2020

Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: C-11
Overall Rating

Takes about 30 minutes to drive in from US26 on a newly paved road. Twisty but very smooth. We camped in loop c in our van Had possibly the most private site in the entire camp. Bonus: our very own wstet spicket across the riad!

Access
Location
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5bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE

Fred would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

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Whitec42
Idaho Falls, ID 28' Fleetwood Jamboree Sport 28Y
3 reviews
“Great peaceful campground close to Palisades Reservoir”

Reviewed 6/8/2020

Nightly rate: $6
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: B8
Overall Rating

Loops A&B are both RV and tent. Loop C is tent only. Friendly camp hosts, water spigots at each bathroom, mostly level sites excellent for RV in Loops A&B. Mosquitoes are quite thick Last four miles to the campground are on paved road but very twisty. Each site has picnic table and fire ring If boater, just a short distance to th... more

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4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

Whitec42 would stay here again

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1 review
“Great camping spot by the boat ramp”

Reviewed 7/20/2019

Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: A17
Overall Rating

We stayed at a non reservable spot. Host was very helpful locating a last minute spot. We enjoyed the reservoir and huckleberry picking too.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
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Noise
5bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

Yadabyte would stay here again

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
  • swimming beach
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

Nearby

Below The Dam Camping Area

Great

- Lindberg Fam.

Riverside Park Campground

Easy, Clean.

- amee

Russell Creek

Great spot for a few days

- Mountain Beaches

Palisades Cabins & RV Park

Mostly long term residents and junkyard

- pc

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