Hipcamp host Bobi L.,
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Pitch your tent on the banks of the beautiful Bear River. Only 17 miles from Bear Lake. 

Enjoy fishing, swimming, tubing, paddle-boarding or kayaking on the river. This area has an abundance of wildlife including deer, elk, moose, geese, ducks, badgers, beaver and river otters. In addition you may want to explore the many types of recreation and water sports opportunit

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Pitch your tent on the banks of the beautiful Bear River. Only 17 miles from Bear Lake. 

Enjoy fishing, swimming, tubing, paddle-boarding or kayaking on the river. This area has an abundance of wildlife including deer, elk, moose, geese, ducks, badgers, beaver and river otters. In addition you may want to explore the many types of recreation and water sports opportunities at Bear Lake and surrounding areas. Bear Lake is less than a half hour drive from the campsite.

Our campsite has easy vehicle access off of US Highway 30. The campsite is located in a cattle pasture on the north side of the Bear River. Both U.S. Highway 30 and Union Pacific railroad run through our valley as well, so keep in mind you will be able to see and hear road traffic and the occasional train. The campsite includes access to a classic outhouse for your convenience.

Visit nearby sites including Oregon Trail historic sites or the National Oregon Trail Center in Montpelier, Idaho. Also

We hope you enjoy your stay!

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
2 sites
Up to 14 guests per site
Park at listing
Wheelchair access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No picnic table
No wifi
Pack it out
Camping vehicle details
Generators allowed
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Pull-through site
Max length 45ft
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: requires leveling
Have a question? Send Bobi a message!
  • Check in: After 7AM
  • Check out: Before 7PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out

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Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Banks of BearRiver-Bear Lake County in Idaho.

Lake

It’s just a short drive to Bear Lake!

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Hipcamper Jordan

River access 👌

Jordan M.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 6th, 2021

The site was very clean and camping by a river is ALWAYS a plus for me. The add-on option for firewood was also very helpful to us and a better price per bundle than others I saw charging upwards of $20 per bundle. We loved our stay in our new/used camper as we are first time camper owners. Would definitely recommend 👍

Hipcamper Hannah
Hannah P.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 22nd, 2021

A little slice of heaven! So relaxing, the view is breathtaking. While you are slightly near the road you’re just far back enough to barely notice it. It’s quite private. The outhouse is very clean. The picnic table tucked under the trees is a perfect spot to unwind. With a 20-30 minute drive to bear lake I couldn’t ask for much more!

Hipcamper Amy
Amy O.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 5th, 2021

This is a peaceful place with nice views. Even though it is close to a busy highway and an active railway it is easy to sit back and just watch the water flow by, the birds fly, and tune everything else out. No cell reception means it is a true getaway.
The location is very easy to find and there lots of space to spread out. It is next to a slow body of water with lots of vegetation so bring ample bug juice.

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Hipcamper Richard

Beautiful and convenient

Richard S.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 29th, 2021

I'll start with the pros first. The host, Bobi, was very responsive and easy to work with. The site was secluded, meaning we were the only ones on the property and didn't have to worry about other campers. The site was beautiful! The Bear River runs along the site, and it's surrounded by beautiful green mountains. The site was easy to find for everyone who joined us on our camping trip. We also didn't have cell phone service, which I would consider a plus because it meant that everyone was present and not looking at their phones. The site is close--about 30 minutes--from the Minnetonka cave and the north beach of Bear Lake. It was the perfect site for our group, which wanted to visit the cave and spend a day on the beach. Lastly, the outhouse at the site was in impeccable condition, which is consistent with my experience overall with the host.

The cons. You are camping in a cow pasture, so there's some cow poop. The host said they'd clean it, and they did a great job doing so. We were not bothered by the cow poop, but some people might be bothered by it. Just something to be aware of. Although you're in a beautiful field surrounded by mountains and a river, you're also right next to a highway and train tracks. You will hear traffic and the train come through on a somewhat regular basis. So if you're looking for a quiet site, this may not be the best option for you. For us, the noise from the train and cars wasn't a big deal, and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. After the first night, you get used to the train coming through. I didn't wake up the next two nights when it passed.

At bottom, the site and its host were both great. I would recommend the site to any group that is looking to have some space from other campers but also wants to easily access some fun activities nearby.

Hipcamper Taylor

Great spot for a larger crowd

Taylor H.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 14th, 2021

This was a great spot for a larger group! There was a large grassy field for the kids to run around. The river was fun to paddle board in! The location was close to Bear Lake - so it was easy to escape the heat. The outhouse was nice, clean and roomy - so easy to change your clothes without feeling gross. There wasn't a lot of shade - so definitely would bring some shade tents. I would totally make another trip the Banks of BearRiver! Bobi was also quick to respond to questions. We had a great time!

Hipcamper Vic
Vic C.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 6th, 2020

It was great and secluded... wish we could have stayed longer

Hipcamper Alysse

Scenic river sandbar

Alysse G.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 31st, 2020

Our stay here was short notice but we were happy at the ease of access to the property. Definitely appreciated the outhouse and the river was such a beautiful place to hang out. This area is for sure prone to wind so be prepared for that and although you feel remote out here by the river there is quite abit of traffic noise/trains throughout the day. Would stay again just for the beauty and the sandbar in the river!

Hipcamper Frances

Serene river bank site

Frances C.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 30th, 2020

The owner was super helpful.
We unfortunately arrived around 9:30 pm in the dark. Despite very explicit direction, we overshot the entrance. There were not ANY physical markers to the entrance off the main road where trucks go by intermittently during the night.
The cell service was scanty as we were calling for further instructions. The owner was so kind to go out on her 4quad and shine her lights paralel to the road to help kind us into the entrance.
The location was beautiful at night on the side of the river bank and serene.
We made a wonderful fire and had dinner listening to the wild around us, watched the stars and moon in the sky above with stunning background of the sharp edges of the rambling hills. The next morning we woke up to a wonderful bankside vista.
Very well maintained property with firepit and an outhouse with potty seat!
Thank you for our last night stay before our departure home:)

Hipcamper Grace

Lovely place!

Grace B.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 17th, 2020

What a lovely, lovely place! We had the whole place to ourselves. The view was wonderful! My husband had a very refreshing wash in the river. The outhouse was very clean. Previous review with vehicles on the highway didn’t bother us at all. Cow manure all over but we found a perfect spot, collected wood around and had a good fire.

Property
Lazy 6-T Ranch
State
Idaho
Country
United States
$39/night
2 Sites