Cottonwood Park

Park Facilities

Cottonwood Park is a 12-acre campground located at the Bruneau delta on the south side of the reservoir.

Reserve Your Spot

Facilities include:

  • 31 universal recreational vehicle (RV) and tent campsites
  • Three group campsites
  • Two vault toilets
  • Potable water
  • Enlarged marina with new piers
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accessible fishing piers
  • A 40-foot wide boat ramp
  • Boat docks and boarding structures
  • Day-use area
  • Day-use picnic shelter (Reserve Your Spot – Fees Apply)
  • Picnic tables
  • Fire rings
  • Interpretive information

Please note: There are no electric hook-ups at Cottonwood Park.

Camping at C.J. Strike

Camping is allowed using tents or RVs in developed campgrounds or undeveloped areas near the reservoir. All campsites can be reserved online. Stays are limited to 14 consecutive days.

See our Frequently Asked Questions about reserving campsites.


Fees are collected for overnight camping. Obey posted campground rules and keep all motorized vehicles within the posted speed limit.

Day use in all parks is free. Fees are charged for overnight camping, or to reserve picnic shelters where reservations are allowed.

Campsites and day-use picnic shelters can be reserved year-round. You can make reservations up to nine months in advance. If you require assistance or accommodation to make a reservation, please call 1-844-472-7275. A convenience fee of $5 will be charged to make reservations by telephone, in addition to the standard $10 reservation fee.

Fees are consistent with fees charged at other campgrounds with similar services in the area. Fees are posted and collected for each park.

Idaho Power offers reduced camping fees to service-disabled veterans and campers over age 60. For veterans with any level of service-related disability, overnight camping fees are lowered by 50 percent. Seniors receive $2 off summer rates and $1 off winter rates. No combined discounts.

Summer Camping Fees (April-October). Taxes not included in the fees shown below.
Park RVs
Cottonwood Park $8
Winter Camping Fees (November-March). Taxes not included in the fees shown below.
Park RVs
Cottonwood Park $4

Tent campers camping in a designated RV space will be charged the normal nightly fee for an RV space as listed at each park. A maximum of three tents may be set up in an RV space at one time, if there’s room.

More Information

Call 208-388-2231.

Idaho Power owns and maintains three other parks in the C.J. Strike area: