**The following information was posted in May of 2017 and may no longer be accurate.  Please research before planning your trip.**

There's a lot of places in our neck of the woods you can pitch a tent, start a fire and relax in the outdoors but most cost money.  Not these 5 beauties.


1.  Macks Creek

recreation.gov

Free campsite in the Bureau of Land Management Four Rivers District.  Located on the Boise River Arm of Lucky Peak Lake just 25 miles away from Boise.

 


2.  Shafer Butte

fs.usda.gov

At the top of the scenic Boise Ridge Mountains near Bogus Basin at an elevation of about 7,000 feet.

 


3.  Montour WMA

idfg.idaho.gov

Nice quiet little campground with plenty of bathrooms and a community campfire.


4.  Irish Point Dispersed 

freecampsites.net

Check out the beautiful river in the Boise National Forest

 


5.  Martin's Landing

canyonco.org

Sixty acres of beauty near the Boise, Owyhee and Snake Rivers.