City Of Rocks National Reserve

City Of Rocks National Reserve

In A Nutshell

Directions

Getting There

Car
From Boise, take I-84 East to exit 216 (Declo); go south on Idaho 77 to Conner Creek, then southwest on the Elba-Almo road to the visitor center in Almo and the park entrance. From Pocatello, take I-86 West to I-84 West to exit 216 and proceed as above. From Ogden and the Wasatch Front, take I-84 west to exit 245 (Sublette) and go west to Malta. From Malta take Idaho 77 to Conner Creek,  then southwest on the Elba-Almo road to the visitor center in Almo and the park entrance. There is a seasonal summer route from Burley (Idaho 27) to Oakley, then south along the City of Rocks Back Country Byway.

Plane

The nearest air service is Burley (charter) 45 miles north, Twin Falls (85 miles NW), Salt Lake City (170 miles SE), Boise (215 miles NW), Pocatello (100 miles NE).



Public Transportation

There is no public transportation to the reserve.

Operating Hours & Seasons

Visitor Center:

Summer: April 1 through October 31

Daily, 7 days a week: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Winter: November 1 through March 31

Monday - Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed on holidays.

Reservations: Call toll free number (866) 634-3246 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (MST) or by visiting us at http://www.parksandrecreation.idaho.gov

Visitor Center One Day Closure

City of Rocks Visitor Center will be closed Tuesday, May 27, 2008 for All-Employee Orientation

Fees & Reservations

ees
ENTRANCE FEES:

Day use and entrance fees
Fees
Free!

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ACTIVITY FEES
Single Use Camping
Fees
$12.00 + tax - Day
Details
The camping fee for one vehicle and one site is $12.00 + tax per night. $5.00 + tax is charged for an extra vehicle. A maximum of two vehicles, 8 people, and two tents are allowed at a single site. Reservations are not required, but are highly recommended. To make a reservation call (866) 634-3246 (toll-free) from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Mountain Standard Time),or by visiting the park's website at http://www.parksandrecreation.idaho.gov. The Idaho call center will eliminate your need to contact City of Rocks directly for reservations. Individuals and groups can reserve their overnight stay up to 9 months in advance, and up to 48-hours prior to their intended arrival.

Group Camping
Fees
$36/minimum
Details
There is a $25 reservation fee and $3/per person per night camp fee. A minimum of 12 people are required to reserve a group site. Maximum group size varies. To make a reservation, call 1-866-634-3246.