Little Wood River Reservoir

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Little Wood River Reservoir


(208) 678-0461

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Little Wood Reservoir which is formed by Little Wood Dam is a major facility of the Little Wood Project. Managed by the Bureau of Reclamation, this 600-acre impoundment offers a 360-acre reservoir with 9 miles of shoreline. Boating and fishing are the major recreation activities at Little Wood Reservoir, located in south central Idaho, about 70 miles northeast of Twin Falls. Fishing opportunities for rainbow, cutthroat, and brook trout. Season open year-round. Site offers: restrooms, boat ramps, campground, parking, picnic tables, and swimming.

Map of Little Wood River Reservoir

Latitude, Longitude: 43.436717, -114.029589



  • Boating

    Motorized and non-motorized boating permitted.

  • Camping

    Camping is encouraged and the site is equipped with some developed campgrounds.

  • Fishing

    Fishing opportunities for rainbow, cutthroat, and brook trout.

  • Hunting

    With valid license hunting is permitted, please contact park for more information.

  • Picnicking

    Picnicking is encouraged, and picnicking sites are available.

  • Water Sports

    Some popular water sports include waterskiing, kayaking, swimming, and boating.



Directions: Located about 10 miles north of Carey off U.S. 26.

Phone Numbers


(208) 678-0461