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Shafer Butte Campground
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Shafer Butte Campground, Idaho
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Description: 7000-foot elevation. 7 walk-in campsites and two fully accessible group day use picnic areas which can accomodate 30 and 50 people respectively are located atop the Boise Ridge Mountains. Fantastic views, the Shafer Butte Trail System for hiking, horse riding, and mountain biking are what bring people to this site. The Mores Mountain Nature Trail originates in the campground. Cross-country skiing near Bogus Basin is enjoyed in this area during the winter. Scenic driving on area roads.

Location: From Boise, take Bogus Basin Road, approximately 20 miles. Turn east on the signed dirt road and go 1.5 miles to Shafer Butte Picnic Area.   Latitude: 43.78195   Longitude: -116.0848

Address: Mountain Home Ranger District
Boise National Forest
2180 American Legion Blvd
Mountain Home, ID  83647
Phone: (208) 587-7961

Season: June - September

Fee: $10/ night-single, $50-$75/ group day use

Reservations: tel: 1-877-444-6777  |  link: www.recreation.gov
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability
 Biking  Fishing  Picnicking
 Boating (Motorized)  Hiking/Backpacking  Scenic Driving
 Boating (Non-motorized)  Horseback Riding  
 Boating (WW)  Hunting  Water Sports
 Camping    Wildlife Viewing
 Caving  Off Highway Vehicles  Winter Sports

Services and Facilities
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability  An A for Accessible indicates the service or facility is accessible to people with disabilities
 Visitor Center  Group Campgnd  RV Sites
  Exhibits  Campgnd, Primitive  Electric Hookup
 Interpretive Programs  Drinking Water  Dump Station
 Cultural-Historic Sites  Restrooms  Boat Ramp
 Campgnd, Developed  Showers  Marina
 Rental Cabins

Notes: For travel management map click here Shafer Butte Campground
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