Scout Mountain Campground

Caribou-Targhee National Forest

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East Mink Creek Road
Pocatello, ID 83204
208-766-5900
208-557-5760
Reservations: 877-444-6777
Official Website

GPS: 42.692, -112.359

Last Price Paid: $14
Number of Sites: 25
Reservations: Yes
Open Seasonally: May-Oct.
Elevation: 6539 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
2bars
Verizon 3G
1 review
Nightly rate: $14
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 9
“Quiet, secluded, great birding opportunties”

Reviewed Jul 08, 2017

Overall Rating

We stayed 2 nights (early July) at Scout Mountain Campground because we had heard that the birding (bird watching) was incredible at the campground and other nearby areas. We were not disappointed. We took our 32-foot Class C motorhome, pulling a Ford Escape, up the winding paved hill road to the camp. There were only two pull-thro... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 3G

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


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CB1

24 Arctic Fox 1140 truck camper
2 reviews
Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: D 12

CB1 would stay here again

“Great get-away”

Reviewed Jun 12, 2017

Overall Rating

If you like trees, this is the place for you. No road noise, because it is near the top of a mountain. While I did see a couple of 5th wheels there, it is a steep and winding road leading to the campground, with tight curves. No drop-offs though, except a few easy ones. There are some quite long sites if you need one. Good cell se... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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


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GinaDog
UT
17 Alto F1743 (Safari Condo)
2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road
35 reviews
Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 2

GinaDog would stay here again

“Beautiful, quiet and spacious campground in forest”

Reviewed Jun 05, 2017

Overall Rating

We camped here early June and it was great weather; lush and green everywhere too. Most sites had shade of some sort, no sites were really in full sun. Entire campground was paved. The pull through sites were gravel though. Nice tables, grills and hanging posts at all sites. This is a great healthy forest with tall evergreens and decid... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
5bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • group sites
  • restrooms: vault
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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