Welcome to Idaho
In Idaho, fishing, rafting and hiking are never far away. Larger-than-life Idaho will keep you busy. Raft the whitecapped rapids, ski down endless slopes, catch a bounty of fish from the waterways or take a stroll and absorb it all....
Idaho: Explore These Gems of Rugged Outdoor Recreation
Sawtooth Mountains. Hells Canyon. Craters of the Moon. Idaho wins the prize for coolest place names. Fortunately, all of these destinations live up to the hype. See for yourself on your next trip to the Gem State....
The Gem State is home to towering waterfalls, fish-rich rivers and lakes and out-of-this-world landscapes that dazzle the eye. Outdoor enthusiasts can tackle inspiring terrain, whether hiking and biking during the warm months or skiing in the winter. Naturalists are drawn to volcanic fields, rolling hills and unusual geologic formations that cement Idaho's reputation as a truly spectacular vacation destination....
How to Read Good Sam Directory Ratings
The three-number rating that accompanies each campground listing in the directory gives readers an at-a-glance assessment of a campground's amenities, cleanliness and environment.
How to read the Good Sam Rating 10/10 /10.All three ratings categories are measured on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the best.Less than 1 percent of parks or campgrounds receive the coveted 10 / 10 / 10 rating, which indicates superior facilities that are well maintained, clean, well-appointed restrooms and a highly appealing appearance.Campgrounds are inspected annually by dedicated RVers like you.
Completeness of facilities
10 / 10 / 10The first campground rating evaluates completeness and quality of facilities.In this category we rate interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance.
Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
Visual Appeal and Environmental Quality
10 / 10 / 10 This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.