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Caribou-Targhee National Forest Park

12 Activites Email: lballard@fs.fed.us Distance: 7.83 miles

The Caribou-Targhee National Forest boasts rugged mountains, fertile valleys, rivers, varied wildlife, campgrounds, wilderness, adventure, solitude and scenery enough to saturate your aesthetic cravings.A National Forest is more than trees and camping, hiking, fishing and hunting. You can enjoy the magnificence of the mountains; the serenity of the wilderness; the miracles of spring flowers, baby ...

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American Falls Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (208)-383-2200 Email: PNinfo@usbr.gov Distance: 18.05 miles

American Falls Reservoir is formed by American Falls Dam, which is a major facility on the Mindoka Project. Managed by the Bureau of Reclamation, Snake River Area Office, Bingham County; and the city of American Falls, this 87 square mile (56,000-acre) reservoir offers 100 miles of shoreline. Built primarily as a water storge reservoir for irrigation, it also provides electric power and flood co...

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Hawkins Reservoir Campground National Park

5 Activites Phone: (208)-478-6340 Email: BLM_ID_PocatelloOffice@blm.gov Distance: 19.66 miles

10 developed campsites with shelters, picnic tables and fire rings. There is also a boat ramp/dock, ADA accessible day-use area with picnic table, vaulted toilets, and trash collection. Pets must be on leash at all times, 14 day camping limit within a 28 day period, No ATV/UTV riding allowed in campground, Fire in fire rings only, No garbage collection- pack it in / pack it out, No Shooting o...

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Lake Walcott National Park

9 Activites Phone: (208)-436-1258 Email: PNinfo@usbr.gov Distance: 37.13 miles

Located in South central Idaho within the Minidoka Wildlife Refuge. Lake Walcott is administered by the Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services. Created by Minidoka Dam, which is part of the Mindoka Project. Boat fishing on Lake Walcott is permitted from April 1 through September 30 in designated areas. Approximately 5 miles of shoreline are available for...

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Hell's Half Acre Lava Flow National Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-524-7500 Email: id_upper_snake_fo@blm.gov Distance: 39.82 miles

Visitors who take the time to walk through this approximately 4,000-year-old lava flow can learn how it was created and how plants and animals have managed to adapt to this harsh environment. Interpretive signs are located along the trails.

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Great Rift Backcountry Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (208)-677-6600 Email: id_burley_fo@blm.gov Distance: 41.03 miles

The Great Rift is one of only two such features in the world. At 635 square miles, it is considered to be the largest, deepest, and most recent volcanic rift system in the continental United States. Many of Idaho`s most fascinating geological features lie along this potential wilderness. A tremendous fissure extending 65 miles opened up to emit successive lava flows some 15,000 years ago. This vol...

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Oxford Slough Waterfowl Production Area National Park

2 Activites Phone: (208)-847-1757 Email: Rob_Bundy@fws.gov Distance: 41.76 miles

Oxford Slough Waterfowl Production Area is in Franklin and Bannock counties on the edge of Oxford in southeast Idaho. It was purchased to protect redhead nesting habitat. The area is largely hardstem bulrush marsh, interspersed with open water and surrounded by areas of playa, saltgrass flats, native wet meadow, and some cropland. The lower areas have visible alkali deposits. The marsh is fed ...

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Blackfoot River National Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-478-6340 Email: BLM_ID_PocatelloOffice@blm.gov Distance: 42.72 miles

There five primitive campgrounds along the Blackfoot River management by the Bureau of Land Management - Pocatello Field Office. The campgrounds are as follows: Sagehen Flats, Cutthroat Trout, Graves Creek, Morgans Bridge, and Trail Creek Bridge. Nesting golden eagles, prairie falcons, red-tailed hawks, and great horned owls inhabit the cliffs of this steep canyon. Outside the canyon, upland gam...

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Minidoka National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (208)-436-3589 Email: Steve_Bouffard@fws.gov Distance: 50.01 miles

Minidoka National Wildlife Refuge extends 25 miles along both shores of the Snake River, upstream from the Minidoka Dam in south-central Idaho. Over half of the refuge is open water, with small patches of marsh that attract concentrations of up to 100,000 ducks and geese during spring and fall migrations. Colonial nesting birds, river otters, and mink feed upon the large populations of cold- and w...

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Grays Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-574-2755 Email: Aaron_Drew@fws.gov Distance: 61.04 miles

Grays Lake National Wildlife Refuge is the largest hardstem bulrush marsh in North America. Located in a high mountain valley near Soda Springs in southeastern Idaho, the refuge and surrounding mountains offer incredible scenic vistas, wildflowers, and fall foliage displays. Lands adjacent to the 19,400-acre refuge are primarily wet meadows and grasslands. Grays Lake Refuge provides breeding habit...

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Ririe Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (208)-539-1350 Distance: 63.57 miles

Ririe Reservoir is formed by Ririe Dam which is a major feature on the Ririe Project . Ririe Reservoir is administered by the Bonneville County Parks & Recreation Department. Access to this 1,500-acre reservoir with 32 miles of shoreline is fair to good. Fishing season runs from late May through November. Available species include rainbow, brown, and cutthroat trout. Reservoir acre feet and t...

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Newton Reservoir National Park

4 Activites Phone: (801)-379-1000 Distance: 64.90 miles

Newton Reservoir is formed by Newton Dam, Newton Project, on Clarkston Creek. on Clarkston Creek. Recreation at Newton Reservoir is directly managed by the Bureau of Reclamation. The recreation area is situated in an open setting with shoreline trees consisting of cottonwoods and willows, The reservoir is located north of Newton, Utah at the 4,770-foot elevation. The reservoir has a surface ar...

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Bear Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (208)-847-1757 Email: Rob_Bundy@fws.gov Distance: 69.16 miles

Bear Lake Refuge is located in southeast Idaho, seven miles south of Montpelier. Surrounded by mountains, it lies in Bear Lake Valley at an elevation ranging from 5,925 feet on the marsh to 6,800 feet on the rocky slopes of Merkley Mountain. The refuge office is located in Montpelier. The 19,000 acre refuge is comprised mainly of a bulrush marsh, open water, and flooded meadows of sedges, rushe...

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Craters Of The Moon National Monument Park

Rank: 177 1 Activites Phone: (208)-732-7200 Email: BLM_Id_ShoshoneOffice@blm.gov Distance: 71.23 miles

Established in 1924, Craters of the Moon National Monument celebrated its 75th birthday in 1999. The area is managed cooperatively by the National Park Service and the Bureau of Land Management(BLM). The Monument is a geologic wonder cast in a wild and remote landscape. Its central focus is the Great Rift, a 62-mile long crack in the earth's crust. The Great Rift is the source of a rema...

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Craters Of The Moon National Monument & Preserve Park

6 Activites Phone: (208)-527-1300 Email: crmo_information@nps.gov Distance: 71.47 miles

Craters of the Moon is a vast ocean of lava flows with scattered islands of cinder cones and sagebrush. We invite you to explore this "weird and scenic landscape" where yesterday's volcanic events are likely to continue tomorrow...

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City Of Rocks National Reserve Park

Rank: 229 8 Activites Email: wallace_keck@partner.nps.gov Distance: 73.13 miles

Emigrants of the California Trail describe the rocks here in vivid detail as "a city of tall spires," "steeple rocks," and "the silent city." Today, this backcountry byway attracts rock climbers, campers, hikers, hunters, and those with the spirit of adventure. There's inspirational scenery, exceptional opportunities for geologic study, and remnants of the Old West awaiting your discovery.

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Mount Naomi Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 73.60 miles

The Mount Naomi Wilderness now contains a total of 44,523 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Utah. In 1984 the Mount Naomi Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...in...

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Palisades Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (208)-523-1412 Distance: 77.50 miles

Palisades Reservoir is formed by Palisades Dam, which is a major feature on the Palisades Project. Recreation on this 25 square mile (16,100-acre) reservoir with 70 miles of limited access shoreline is administered by the Caribou-Targhee National Forest. Located in scenic southeast Idaho and west-central Wyoming, east of Idaho Falls. Palisades' fish species include cutthroat and brown trout, kok...

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Golden Spike National Historic Site

Rank: 281 6 Activites Email: gosp_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 78.98 miles

May 10, 1869 the Union and Central Pacific Railroads joined their rails at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory and forged the destiny of a nation. Golden Spike National Historic Site shares the stories of the people and settings that define the completion of the first Transcontinental Railroad.

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Fish Creek Reservoir National Park

6 Activites Phone: (208)-732-7200 Email: id_shoshone_fo@blm.gov Distance: 80.30 miles

Primitive camping on the north shore of the reservoir & dispersed camping around the shore. Fishing for trout, hunting for mule deer and pronghorn antelope. Motorized boating permitted on the lake.

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Wellsville Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 81.02 miles

The Wellsville Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 20,988 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Utah. In 1984 the Wellsville Mountain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In ...

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Caldron Linn National Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-732-7200 Email: id_shoshone_fo@blm.gov Distance: 83.80 miles

At this site near the Oregon Trail, the Snake River is forced through a passage less than 40 feet wide. The Wilson Price Hunt party of 1811 capsized several times here and had to make the rest of their journey on foot. Undisturbed by later farming in the area, it survives as an exceptional natural spectacle.

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Camas National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-662-5423 Email: Rob_Larranaga@fws.gov Distance: 84.35 miles

About half of the Camas National Wildlife Refuge in southeastern Idaho consists of lakes, ponds, and marshlands; the remainder is grass sagebrush uplands, meadows, and farm fields. Camas Creek flows through the length of the refuge. During migration, which peaks in March-April and October, up to 50,000 ducks and 3,000 geese may be present on the refuge. Tundra and trumpeter swans visit in the ...

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Hyrum Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (435)-245-6866 Email: parkcomment@utah.gov Distance: 85.77 miles

Hyrum Dam and Reservoir, Hyrum Project, are on the Little Bear River near Hyrum, Utah about 30 miles northeast of Ogden. Hyrum Dam is a rolled earthfill structure 116 feet high.. Recreation at Hyrum Reservoir is managed by the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. The reservoir is adjacent to Hyrum City, at the 4,670-foot elevation, with a 480-acre w...

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Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge National Park

5 Activites Phone: (435)-723-5887 Email: bearriver@fws.gov Distance: 89.31 miles

Historically, the marshes of Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge have been an oasis of water for waterfowl and shorebirds surrounded by arid desert lands. As a key part of the Great Salt Lake ecosystem, the Refuge provides habitat for more than 200 species of birds making it a popular birding hotspot in northern Utah. In spring, summer, and fall, visitors can view American avocets, black-necked sti...

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