Idaho Power Campgrounds Remain Open, but Drinking Water Shut Off for Winter

Fall is a fine time for visiting Idaho Power’s parks and campgrounds, but visitors should be prepared for some seasonal service closures now in effect.

Drinking water at all campgrounds in Hells Canyon and at C.J. Strike Reservoir has been shut off for the winter. Fish-cleaning stations and RV dumps are also closed.

In Hells Canyon, loops C&D at Woodhead Park are closed for the season. The U.S. Forest Service’s Hells Canyon Visitors Center is also closed.

Whether planning a fall/winter outing or looking ahead to next summer, campers should book reservations in advance at to ensure they have a spot when they arrive.

Travelers can get updated parks and recreation information on our website at

Brad Bowlin
Communications Specialist