Planning a trip is half the fun! Explore the links below for ideas for a fun and safe visit.
For further information, please contact us by phone or email.
Hours of operation and seasonal information
Check the status of roads, trails, & campgrounds.
Fees & Passes
Information about entrance fees and park passes
Explore maps of Craters of the Moon
Directions & Transportation
Getting here and where to park
Things to Do
Different ways to explore Craters of the Moon
Places to Go
Travel the Loop Road or explore off the beaten path
Information about camping at Craters
Tips for visiting Craters with pets
Tips for a safe and enjoyable visit
Information on trails and services for visitors with disabilities.
Guide to the Southern Idaho National Parks
The Guide to the Parks for southern Idaho is now available as a digital download! Use the guide to start planning your visit to Craters of the Moon, along with our neighboring parks: City of Rocks National Reserve, Minidoka National Historic Site, and Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument. Free printed copies are also available at each visitor center.
Download a Digital Copy [1.19MB]
Last updated: June 16, 2022