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Overview of Northwest Passage Campground

Number of Sites 22

Pad Type gravel

Elevation 4,986 ft / 1,519 m

Tent Camping Yes

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To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 208-634-2164
BOSN

BOSN asked on 6/28/2020

Can a 27 foot trailer get in there and are the sites large enough for a truck and trailer?

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Reviews of Northwest Passage Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 6/11/2022
AT&T 4G
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 6/11/2022
BOSN
BOSN
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66 reviews
“Paddler's Paradise”

Reviewed 8/11/2023

Nightly rate: $24
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 316
RV Length: 30' (Travel Trailer)
Overall Rating

This was our first visit to this annex of Ponderosa State Park in 3 years. There have been a few 'improvements' including new aluminum picnic tables and new site number posts, but its pretty much the same as we saw it in 2020. It is a FCFS campground, with no camp host and very few amenities. There is a hand pump where one can g... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
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Noise
Verizon

BOSN would stay here again

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

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“Nice wooded campground in ponderosa and Douglas fir forest, near a lazy portion of the NF Payette River. Be”

Reviewed 6/11/2022

Nightly rate: $24
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 20
Overall Rating

It’s mid June and much of the higher country forest roads have snow and restricted or no access. So, we fell back to Northwest Passage. Always pleasant here in the forest, near the river with river access when it’s warmer and the river is lower later in the season. There is a stocked fishing pond for kids and some rock climbing in the ... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
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AT&T 4G
Verizon 4G

rodwolfe would stay here again

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wealwaysWAnder
wealwaysWAnder
Olympia, WA
28 reviews
“We loved this campground so much that we visited twice in the same road trip!”

Reviewed 10/21/2019

Nightly rate: $23
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 16
Overall Rating

Northwest Passage Campground is a first come first serve campground located at the north end of Payette Lake, along the Payette River. It is part of Ponderosa State Park, but has nothing in common with that crowded and popular neighbor. In fact we arrived on a Thursday before the 4th of July and had a large choice of sites! It off... more

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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
Verizon

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Olympia, WA
Lance 1055S
Chevrolet 3500
28 reviews
Camping at Northwest Passage Campground, McCall Idaho - we always WAnder.......

Ponderosa State ParkNorthwest Passage Campground Payette River, McCall, Idaho ​ Northwest Passage Campground is a first come first serve campground located at the north end of Payette Lake, alon...

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • fishing
  • swimming beach
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

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