Cottonwood Recreation Site

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US Hwy 93
Ellis, ID 83235
208-879-6200
208-524-7500
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GPS: 44.6686, -114.0788

Last Price Paid: $10
Number of Sites: 15
Pad Type: asphalt
Elevation: 4679 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

4 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
2bars
Verizon Voice Only
0bars
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Cheico

22 Outdoors RV Creekside
2015 Ford F350
8 reviews
Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 12

Cheico would stay here again

“Relaxing location, a bit of road noise”

Reviewed Sep 25, 2017

Overall Rating

We stayed here for quick access to Goldbug Hot Springs. The campground is in the middle of nowhere with any sort of services or groceries quite a ways away. But it was relaxing and scenic. There are several spots that could accommodate larger trailers like ours. The road is close by the campsites furthest from the river so there was... more

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


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boondockinglife
Vashon, WA
Dodge Ram 3500
1999 Lance 1010
14 reviews
Nightly rate: $2
Days stayed: 5

boondockinglife would stay here again

“Great spot right on the Salmon River”

Reviewed Jul 27, 2017

Overall Rating

Nestled in a grove of shady cottonwoods, this spot is aptly named. Only 1 other rig there at the time, giving me at least a half-dozen awesome low-bank riverside camping spots to choose from. Picnic tables, fire rings, vault toilets, dump station. Water, but turned off already by the time I arrived. 2 bars VZ 4G LTE unboosted. $2.50/ni... more

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2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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Morses safari
Kensington, MD
18 Safari Condo
45 reviews
Nightly rate: $5
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 1

Morses safari would stay here again

“Convenient and pristine ”

Reviewed Jul 22, 2017

Overall Rating

Driving between Stanley ID and Missoula this campground is right off Rt 93. It's a Small campground, vault toilets, boat ramp, shady from Cottonwoods with river flowing by sites.

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Location
Cleanliness
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2bars
Verizon Voice Only
0bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE
0bars
T-Mobile 3G
0bars
T-Mobile Voice Only

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


5 reviews

Sputnik Goes would stay here again

“Camping in an Oasis”

Reviewed Aug 23, 2014

Overall Rating

This is a stellar site. For $10/night ($5 seniors or NP pass holders), you get the shade of cottonwood trees and a nice river for swimming. This area is hot and barren in the summer, and the Cottonwood campground is a welcoming oasis. The grounds are green and well maintained, with a day use picnic area, boat launch, $5 (for camp pa... more

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


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • horseshoes
  • picnic area
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • dump station
  • group sites
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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