Wood River

Sawtooth National Forest

2 Reviews
Highway 75 Ketchum, ID 83340 208-727-5000 208-737-3200

GPS: 43.793, -114.459

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Overview of Wood River

Number of Sites 32

Elevation 6,364 ft / 1,939 m

Max Length 22 ft

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NancyR
IL 24' Lazy Daze
17 reviews
“Large, nice campground ”

Reviewed 10/28/2018

Nightly rate: $8
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 11
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I’m not sure why the other review said no big rigs as there were many there and the sites are certainly large enough. Very nice hiking trails. Asphalt pads, vault toilets, water, shady sites. Price reflects senior discount. Our only complaint was that the host seemed unhappy that we paid with a check rather than cash.

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NancyR would stay here again

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“For small rigs only, or it's a nightmare getting out”

Reviewed 8/12/2018

Nightly rate: $8
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 17
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Stayed here overnight on our way through Ketchum/Sun Valley. It really is a very nice campground. Half-price discount with a Federal Parks Pass. Sweet-smelling vault toilets. Paved road and roomy RV sites. Picnic tables and fire rings. Lots of shade. Clean.

The problem is that they have a winding, one-lane road set up for two-way traffic, and it's hemmed in by large rocks and trees. Even the camp host admitted that it wasn't wide enough for two-way traffic, but once you're in there's no other way to get out except the way you came.

We managed to get our 25 ft. trailer in mid-morning without meeting oncoming rigs, but after realizing that 11 RVs would be leaving the same day we were we decided to hitch up before going to bed and pull out at 4 a.m. to avoid a likely nightmare.

Really, what WERE they thinking?!! If your RV is wider than a standard pickup, don't stay here.

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wealwaysWAnder
Olympia, WA Lance 1050S Chevrolet Duramax 3500
21 reviews
Camping at Wood River Forest Service Campground near Ketchum, Idaho - we always WAnder.......

Wood River Forest Service Campground  10 miles north of Ketchum, ID sits this pretty campground along the Big Wood River.  30 heavily forested sites with average privacy and space betwe...

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