Canyon Creek

Canyon Creek offers 17 primitive sites (no electricity or water) with fire rings, picnic tables and a tent pad in a wooded setting located on the reservoir.  Canyon Creek has one boat launch with a dock, two restrooms, “Pack It In-Pack It Out” bags, and a trail.  Swimming is allowed at the boat ramp.  Canyon Creek is the perfect place to camp with well shaded sites.  Canyon Creek is a “Pack It In-Pack It Out” area there are no dumpsters or garbage cans available for use.  Please help keep the park clean by taking your trash with you when you leave.


Please consider the following when planning your trip to Canyon Creek:

-The use of Canyon Creek is free.


        -First-come First-serve camping.  Reserving sites for future use is not allowed.

        -Camping length of stay at Canyon Creek is 14 days out of 30 days.

        -Quiet hours are from 10 pm-6 am.

         -Consider the 12% road grade when determining the drive in and out for RV’s.

         -Canyon Creek is open from April 1-November 30.

 -The boat ramp is usable down to water elevation 1560 msl.

 -Pets need to be on a leash and under control.

 -“Pack It In-Pack It Out” bags are located at the boat ramp and in the campground.

 -Dumpsters are not available.



-Hunting is prohibited.  Fishing is allowed at the boat ramp.

 -ATV’s use is allowed on the roadways.

 -Cell phone service is limited at best. 


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Dworshak Reservoir Natural Resources
P.O. Box 48
Ahsahka, Idaho 83520

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Dworshak State Park