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City of Rocks National Reserve

Open every day, year round. The shared Visitor Center for both City of Rocks National Reserve and Castle Rocks State Park is located in the historic town of Almo. The Visitor Center is open 7 days a week from mid-April to mid-October, and Tuesday through Saturday during the winter months. There is no fee to enter City of Rocks National Reserve.

Elevations
Visitor Center .................................... 5,400 ft
Bath Rock ......................................... 6,400 ft
Breadloaves ...................................... 6,830 ft
Graham Peak .................................... 8,867 ft
(highest point in the Reserve)
Cache Peak ......................................10,339 ft

Castle Rocks State Park

Open every day, year round 7:00 am to 10:00 pm. Open 24 hours for registered guests of The Lodge, Bunkhouse, and Willow Glamping Yurt.

Castle Rocks State Park requires a $5 motor-vehicle entrance fee or valid Idaho State Parks Passport.

Smoky Mountain Campground Unit:
Located near the east entrance of City of Rocks. Open every day, year round from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm, 24 hours for registered campground guests.

 
View of City of Rocks

Local Area Information - Almo, Idaho

Tracy General Store - gas, internet, post office, ATM, showers, firewood, coffee, ice, groceries, sandwiches, burgers, lunch specials, ice cream, beverages. Monday - Saturday. 208-824-5570

Almo Creek Outpost - open seasonally, burgers, sandwiches, salads, pie, beer, steak, lodging. 208-824-5577

Durfee Hot Springs - natural hot springs open year round, pool open seasonally. 208-824-5071

Rock City Mercantile - pizza, sandwiches, soda, beer, ice, camping supplies, firewood, kitchen open seasonally. 208-824-5510

Rock City Repair & Supply - tire and vehicle repair, parts, and service. 208-824-5510

Old Homestead - lodging. 208-824-5521

City of Rocks Retreat – lodging. 208-430-1790

Last updated: March 6, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

City of Rocks National Reserve
P.O. Box 169

Almo, ID 83312

Phone:

208-824-5901

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