Caribou National Forest Scout Mountain Campground
Pocatello, Idaho 83201
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Take exit 63 off I-15, south of Pocatello. Follow the white on brown "Mink Creek Recreation Area" signs to Bannock Highway (two miles), Turn south (left) up the canyon. Go 4.5 miles to the East Fork of Mink Creek road and turn left. Go 5.3 miles up East Fork of Mink Creek road to Scout Mountain Campground. The road is paved all the way, but there are switchbacks on the road. Motor homes can make it OK.
May 25 to October 30
25 RV Sites, 25 Tent Sites, 25 No Hookup, 3 Pull Thru
$12.00 - $24.00
Facilities & Services
No Showers, Vault Toilets
ATV / OHV, Biking, Fishing, Hiking
All Ages, Pets Welcome
Max RV Length 50 ft, Max RV Width 13 ft
Group site- maximum of 100 people
Max RV Length
Max RV Width
2016 Rates are per site
Daily Rates: $12.00 - $24.00
Facilities and Services
ATV / OHV
Western Scrub-Jay, Juniper Titmouse, Bushtit, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Mountain Bluebird, Green-tailed and Spotted Towhees and Calliope Hummingbird
Scout Mountain Nature Trail (foot - loop) - 1 mile. East Mink Trail #64 (multi-use) - 4 miles
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Nice Primative Camp
June 21, 2011
Make a reservation if you have a rig over 30 feet. There are many sites, paved and gravel, that can easily hold 40+ foot units. Beware of "pull thru" descriptions. The best sites are back-ins. Pull thru sites are overgrown and curved. Plenty of water. No dump station or trash. Easy to access. Paved roads all the way into and throughout the camp. A great place to ATV, hike and mountain bike. Nearest fuel is 12 miles away. I towed my 39 ft TT through the entire camp loop and brushed some minor branches but overall an easy drive. Bring firewood.
We stayed here in a Travel Trailer.
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