Hells Canyon Area - Woodhead Park

Idaho Hwy 71
23 mi NW of Cambridge, ID 83610

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Description and Local Attractions

Woodhead Park is 65 acres divided into 4 camping loops. It's located off ID Hwy 71 on the Idaho side of Brownlee Reservoir. Click here for Brownlee Reservoir information: Water Information

Water to individual camp sites is ON and RV dump station is open for Summer season 2019

  • 118 recreational vehicle sites include electricity, water, fire rings and picnic tables
  • 15 walk-in tent sites with water, fire rings, picnic tables and restroom (no electric)
  • Other park features: two boat ramps, and fish cleaning station
  • Overnight truck and boat trailer parking near boat launch
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant accessible restrooms with showers
  • Day-use picnic shelter, Uncovered day-use picnic area
  • Paved walking path through park
  • Garbage, recycling service and RV dump station

Campsites must be occupied by people. No reserving sites for equipment only.
Visitors cannot move from one campsite to another without permission from Park Staff - No exceptions.
Visitors must have a State Issue Disability Sticker or ADA Placard to operate ATV's or any off-highway vehicle in campgrounds - No exceptions.

A reserved campsite will be held until 1 p.m. MDT on the second day of the reservation. If a customer does not arrive at the park, or call 1-844-472-7275 to cancel by the day after the initial reservation arrival date, they will be marked as a No Show and will not be eligible for any refund.

  • A non-refundable service fee of $10 will be assessed for online reservations
  • A non-refundable service fee of $10 will be assessed to cancel a reservation
  • A non-refundable reservation service fee of $15 will be assessed for phone reservations
  • Guests can cancel a reservation 48 hours (2 days) prior to arrival date for a refund of campsite fees either by logging on the reservation system, click account/profile name or by calling 1-844-472-7275



Idaho Power owns and maintains four developed campgrounds in Hells Canyon. All parks have full-time maintenance personnel. Informational, historical, and educational signs are present at various locations throughout the Hells Canyon Complex. The parks are open year-round with reduced rates during the off-season from November 1 through March 30.

In addition to the developed parks, Idaho Power maintains several impromptu camping and access areas adjacent to project waters and within the project boundary. Available at some are portable toilets, garbage service, and unimproved boat launching facilities. All facilities are open to the public without discrimination.


Contact Idaho Power:


Call 541-785-7209

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