City of Rocks is located in south-central Idaho within the northern edge of the Basin and Range geologic province. Outdoor recreation can be pleasant from April through October. Summers are generally dry with 10 to 15 inches of precipitation in winter and spring. Summer temperatures range widely with night time lows occasionally approaching freezing and midday highs nearing 100° F. Thunderstorms are common in the summer months (June - August)
The park is open year round. Some roads may be impassable from November through April.
Call the City of Rocks Visitor Center at 208-824-5901 for the latest road conditions.
City of Rocks offers 64 standard sites, in and among the granite formations, with easy access to trails and vistas. Clean vault toilets and water stations are centrally located. Most sites include a tent pad, picnic table, and fire grill.
Local Area Information - Almo, Idaho:
Tracy's Mercantile - gasoline, internet, post office, ATM, showers, coffee, ice, groceries, sandwiches, beverages. Open Monday - Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 208-824-5570
Last updated: February 9, 2018