Justrite Campground and Paradise Campground are located along Mann Creek and are only a couple hundred yards apart. Justrite comes first and has 4 campsites. One is across the creek and you get to it by crossing a wooden foot bridge. The outhouse is also across the creek but is up the hill a bit. Paradise Campground has 2 campsites, both along the creek with the road right next to them. It also has an older outhouse and has a hand-pump equipped well for water. The area is forested in the valleys with open hillsides above and on southern exposures. This area provides excellent habitat for deer and elk.
Campsites: 4 campsites in Justrite and 2 campsites in Paradise. Five of the 6 sites are between the road and Mann Creek.
Host on Site: No host.
Water: There is water available from the hand-pump equipped well at Paradise Campground. It was disabled at the time of my visit but that was before the campgrounds were open.
Garbage Services: No.
Electricity Available: No.
Restroom: There is an older outhouse at each campground.
Handicap Accessible: No.
Firewood: You will need to provide your own firewood.
Pets: There were no signs posted about pets.
Picnic Area: None.
Recreation: Recreational activities in this area include camping, fishing, hunting, four wheeling, photography, watching wildlife and hiking. Check out the nature trail at Spring Creek Campground only a short drive upstream.
Fishing: Fishing is available in Mann Creek, Mann Creek Reservoir and the other smaller streams in the area. You will find mostly trout in the streams but small cats, bass, bluegill and crappie may be caught in Mann Creek Reservoir. Check the regulations here.
Boating: Boating is available at Mann Creek Reservoir for either fishing or play. There were several jet skis at the boat launch.
Swimming: Mann Creek is small so wading could be had but not swimming.
Wildlife: Deer, elk, and black bear would be the most common big game animals in this area. One could see fox, squirrel, rabbits and many species of birds.
Fee Schedule: No fees were posted.
Campground Reservations: These sites are available on a first come first serve basis.
Phone service: No pay phone and no cell reception at the campground.
Nearby Services: One could find most any service or supply needed at Weiser, Idaho, which is about 26 miles.
RV Dumping Site: None.
Location/Driving instructions: From Boise, Idaho, you can find these campgrounds with this GoogleMap.
Elevation: 4318 Feet
Reviewed: April 2013
This information is accurate as of the date of the review.
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