Yellowjacket Lake features 7 non-reservable first come first serve campsites perched at an elevation of 7966.0ft within the state of Idaho. High altitude campgrounds like this one can get very cold at night, even during the warm summer months. Remember to pack accordingly.

Campers can expect temps to be reaching 4.33 today, with clear sky and wind gusts up to 1.48mph.






Campers will find numerous amenities here such as along with a multitude of activities.

Nearby Weather

Area Activities

The surrounding area offers outdoor enthusiasts an opportunity to enjoy hiking at various nearby trailheads, some time to relax at local picnicking hotspots, and the simple pleasure of being outside.

Area River Conditions

USGS Gauge Streamflow Gauge Height Elevation
Blackbird Creek Near Cobalt
Jan. 22, 2020, 2:45 a.m.
2 cfs 0 ft 5547 ft
Salmon River Nr Shoup Id
Dec. 2, 2019, 1:30 a.m.
1450 cfs 3 ft 3171 ft
West Fork Bitterroot River Nr Conner Mt
Jan. 22, 2020, 1:15 a.m.
83 cfs 1 ft 4678 ft
Middle Fork Salmon River At Mouth Nr Shoup Id
Jan. 22, 2020, 1:45 a.m.
1080 cfs 31 ft 3017 ft

Recommended Camping

Tin Cup
Mahoney Complex
Deadman Hole Dispersed
Bonanza Volunteer Camp