Name: Bill Frome County Park
Bill Frome County Park is set on the northwest shore of Henry's Lake on a gentle slope. Trees line the exterior of the park and grass covers the areas between each campsite.The camping is free as is the boat ramp and mooring docks.
Campsites: There are between 35 to 40 campsites. The road and driveways are gravel. Most sites have a fire pit but there are no picnic tables.
Host on Site: "Bud" has been the host for a very long time. He was not friendly to us because he didn't want the publicity but I am sure he is very helpful and friendly with campers.
Water: None available.
Garbage Services: There is no garbage service. You will need to pack yours out with you.
Electricity Available: The only electricity is at the host's campsite. Generators are not allowed from 10pm to 6 am.
Restroom: There are two vault style outhouses which were clean and well stocked but had a strong odor when compared to other toilets.
Handicap Accessible: There are 2 handicap sites and a sidewalk leading to the outhouses and another to the docks.
Firewood: Firewood is available at the camp host's site.
Pets: Pets must be kept on a leash and you are required to pick up after them.
Picnic Area: No.
Recreation: Camping, sightseeing, wildlife viewing and fishing are popular activities near Henry's Lake.
Fishing: Wow, is fishing available? Henry's Lake is a world class trout lake. Check the regulations.
Boating: There is a boat ramp and mooring docks which are free for your use.
Swimming: Henry's lake is not a swimming lake but if you want I am sure you could find a spot for a cool dip.
Wildlife: Moose, bear and deer are common around the lake and there are also many species of birds.
Additional Camping Opportunities: We have reviews for these nearby campground; Henry's Lake State Park, Big Springs Campground, Flat Rock Campground, Upper Coffee Pot Campground, Buffalo Campground, McCrea Bridge Campground and Buttermilk Campground.
Phone service: There is a phone at the host's site but we had reception on our ATT cell phones.
Nearby Services: Island City begins nearby but extends 30 miles down Highway 20. The city is a series of stores, lodges and gas stations. Most supplies and services can be found somewhere in the city.
RV Dumping Site: Bill Frome County Park doesn't have an RV dump station but there is one at Henry's Lake State Park.
Location/Driving instructions: Check out the area on this Google Map and from Boise, Idaho follow this map.
Elevation: 6500 Feet
Reviewed Date: July 2012
Fees And Reservations: These sites are not reservable. Free! Both camping, up to 14 days, and the boat ramp are provided free by Fremont County.
This information is accurate as of the date of the review.
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