Hells Canyon Park

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Park Facilities

Hells Canyon Park is on the Idaho side of Hells Canyon Reservoir. It’s six miles downstream from Copperfield Park. The park’s 24 recreational vehicle (RV) sites include:

  • Electricity
  • Water

Tent spaces are in a large, grassy area and include:

  • Picnic tables
  • Fire pits

Other features:

  • Boat ramp
  • Boat docks
  • Public pay phone
  • RV dump station
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accessible restrooms with showers

Fees apply for overnight camping. Our campsites are offered on a first-come, first-serve basis, no reservations. Fourteen-day stay limit. For information on park capacity, call 541-785-7209. Obey posted campground rules and keep motorized vehicles within the posted speed limit.

Fees

Idaho Power offers discounted camping fees to service-disabled veterans and campers over age 60. For veterans with any level of service-related disability, overnight camping fees are reduced by 50 percent. Seniors receive $2 off summer rates and $1 off winter rates.

Summer Camping Fees (April-October)
Park RVs Tent Spaces
Hells Canyon Park $16  $10
Overflow at all Parks $6  $6

Tent campers occupying a designated RV space will be charged the normal $16 nightly fee for an RV space. A maximum number of three tents may be set up in an RV space at one time, if there is enough room.

Winter Camping Fees (November through March)
Park RVs Tent Spaces
All Parks $8  $5
Overflow at all Parks $16 $3

Road Status

Call to check the status of the road between Oxbow and Hells Canyon Dam. This road is sometimes closed due to maintenance or road conditions. Recorded updates are available at 541-785-7251.

Idaho Power maintains three other parks in the Hells Canyon area: