Recreation

Camping

There are many different options for visitors to enjoy camping on the Nez Perce-Clearwater. From dispersed camping to developed campsites to renting one of our cabins or lookouts, the forest has numerous opportunities for visitors to spend time out on the forest. Camping Info


Hiking

The vast and rugged landscape of the Nez Perce-Clearwater provides ample opportunities for hikers hoping to explore the outdoors on foot. The forest has trails for both backpackers and day hikers, and opportunities to hike in designated Wilderness and other scenic areas provides much to be seen and enjoyed. Hiking Info


Water Activities

Boating, swimming, tubing, floating, and rafting are all popular recreational activities on the Nez Perce-Clearwater. These activities are made possible by the big water found within the forest boundaries, including three designated Wild and Scenic Rivers. Water Activities Info


Winter Sports

The Nez Perce-Clearwater is well known for winter recreation activities such as skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. Locations such as Fish Creek Meadows and Lolo Pass Visitor Center offer miles of groomed trails for all types of winter fun. Winter Sports Info



Make sure to check our website for a full list of recreational opportunities on the forest.