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Cowgirl Retreats/Clinicians
Special Events


Wedding Chapel
Round Pen


equine & family friendly

Our equine friendly campsites equipped with 12 x 12 corral, parking for your truck and trailer, picnic table, campfire ring, and trash cans.  A round pen and arena are available for your use to warm up your horse before a long trail ride in the surrounding mountains.  Cowboy Campground has 24 Campsites w/horse corrals housing up to 50 horses.

Non-equine campsites are also available suitable for atv's and RV's (dry camping).  Off road vehicles welcome.



Cowboy Campground @ Legacy Park is currently open to campers or campers and their Equines on a first come, first serve basis unless a special event is taking place or a campsite is reserved when we have a Camp Host.
In the case of special events, the number of available public spaces will be noted.
Please always check in at the Pay Station 1st, we will post reservation information there and also will place “reserve cards” when possible.
Whenever possible, please check the calendar below or our FB for special events scheduled at the campground prior to coming. We are getting busier

PRICING:    Rates include 6 % Sales Tax & 2 % Lodging Tax 
$30 1st Night - RV or Tent camping without horses per night - Try to use lower tiers
$30 1st Night -  Horse Camping (2) and one vehicle w/horse trailer and one additional vehicle
$25 Additional Nights
$5 Additional vehicle or tent
$5 Additional horse at same campsite (Highline or Travel Corral)
$10 Day Rider Use Fee  - Please Note - No riding through the campground to access trails without paying!
$25 Using corrals at another camp site regardless if no one else is at that  camp site


  • Pack In! Pack Out!  Leave the Campground better then you found it. 
  • Camp spots are 1st serve 1st occupy on weekends unless they are reserved through the Cowboy Campground office and will show a sign, when large events take place, site reservations will be through the event manager.
  • Camping & Trail Use is at your own risk. 
  • Map for trail access etc. available at Visitor Center and Forest Service in Idaho City
  • NO MOTORCYCLE/ATV/UTV camping on upper level, unless Approved!
  • The lower Tiers, below the Courtyard are available for motorized campers, you may leave from our Campground and cross Highway 21 to access the trails on the East side of Highway 21. Slow Down when coming into the Campground, be polite, horses/people have the Right-a-way. 
  • Campers are responsible to clean up corrals, or pay a $10/per day cleaning fee to Camp Host, check in 1st, don't assume. 
  • Bring: Manure Forks & your own horse water containers for the safety of your horse and others.
  • Wheel barrows onsite for cleanup. Bring your own tools. 
  • Manure needs to be disposed of at the dump area, near the pay station. Do not throw manure down hillsides, it brings flies etc.
  • Never, ever, clean out your horse trailer, that will stop you from enjoying our campground.
  • If Camp Host is present and willing to clean your paddocks, a $10 fee per stall, per horse is payable to host for the service. 
  • Large Equine events might not allow for a non-participating horse campers, since the entire camp is reserved, please check the calendar.

Wedding chapel

beautiful western theme chapel

Perfect venue for a small indoor/outdoor wedding ceremony.  Easily incorporate the courtyard into a outdoor paradise to celebrate your special day! 

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Wedding Courtyard

Our Wedding Chapel is the centerpiece of our courtyard flanked by the Bridal Quarters (Pink Building) and Grooms Quarters (Blue Building).  The courtyard lends itself nicely for your reception and can easily accommodate wedding tents.  Nearby Idaho City hosts many services to enhance your special day featuring Hotel/Airbnb accommodations,  cake decorators, photographers and more.

miles of trails to explore!

trail riding access

Cowboy Campground offers access to miles of great trail riding adventures.  Day camping fee of $10 per trailer allows for safe parking and access to the trails.  No parking in the rodeo grounds is allowed.

special events

clinics, reunions, clubs

Cowboy Campground hosts Cowgirl Retreats, Clinicians and Trainers, Family Reunions, Corporate Events, Retirement Parties, and more.

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Latest News

Spooky Fall Family Festival

Oct. 16, 2021 2 - 6 pm

Come join Cowboy Campground for an afternoon of family fun!  There will be games, treats and more.

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Cowgirl Retreats

TBD 2022

Cowboy Campground hosted two popular Cowgirl Retreats this year with request for more next year!  Meet with top Clinicians, Speakers and Health Gurus while enjoying a weekend away!

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Watch for More Great Events

TBD 20200

Schedule your next event at Cowboy Campground!  Book the entire campground or just the courtyard for your event.  

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Located 1 mile past Idaho City,  Idaho