Colgate Camp

Clearwater National Forest

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U.S. 12 Kooskia, ID 83539 208-926-4274 208-935-2513 Official Website

GPS: 46.4677, -114.9435

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Overview of Colgate Camp

Elevation 2,952 ft / 899 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Colgate Camp 3 people have reviewed this location.

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“What an experience! ”

Reviewed 6/20/2022

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
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Fantastic campground off the map. You’re right between two hot springs so very easy access to visit. There’s a clean vault toilet & front row access to a beautiful river. It is right along the road so you do hear some road noise but very quiet at night time. There’s 7 campsites ranging in size. No cell service for any carrier. Met some... more

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Abby would stay here again

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“Great location if you don't need cell service”

Reviewed 9/15/2020

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
Overall Rating

Good description by the previous reviewer. Many campgrounds to choose from along Idaho 12, but this one is free! As mentioned, you are a long way from cell service, but this campground gets bonus location points from me for being on one of America's best motorcycle roads and close to the Jerry Johnson hot springs.

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nanvanplan would stay here again

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“Beautiful spot overlooking the Clearwater river.”

Reviewed 7/8/2020

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
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We spent the night here on the way to Lewiston ID. Quick and easy spot along the river. There is absolutely no cell coverage for at least an hour drive in either direction. The campground has a pit toilet and about 8 campsites. No other amenities. The first spot was large enough for our 43' fifth wheel but most of the other sites ... more

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Jason would stay here again

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Amenities

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  • dry camping
Recreation
  • fishing
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
Facilities
  • restrooms: onsite
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  • pets
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