Where is a good place to camp and fish in idaho?

Im looking for a place somewhere in the mountains, preferrably a lake or reservoir, with good fishing where i can camp. I want a place away from towns and cities and away from a lot of people. It should be within 3 hours of boise. Also im looking to catch some bigger fish, trout for sure, but if it has other species that would be great. Thanks in advance.


From the Boise area, a great place to camp and fish is along the Middle Fork of the Boise River. This area is accessed via Highway 21. Just past the high bridge over Mores Creek, turn right onto the Middle Fork Road and drive past Lucky Peak and Arrowrock Reservoirs. The Middle Fork offers a number of great fishing holes as well as both established campgrounds and impromptu campgrounds all the way to Atlanta.

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Wednesday, August 29, 2012 - 10:20 AM MDT