This Idaho Campground Is Located On A Lava Field And The Scenery Is Absolutely Spectacular

Whether you’ve lived in Idaho your whole life or you just moved here, chances are you’ve heard of Craters of the Moon National Monument near Arco. You may have even visited it once or twice. It’s no secret that this special destination is one of the most unique landscapes in the entire Gem State. And that means it’s also home to one incredibly unique campground. Located on an actual lava field, camping here feels like camping on a different planet. Plus, you can officially brag to all your friends that you’ve slept on lava after spending the night here. Pretty cool, right? Keep scrolling to read all about it.

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Will you consider spending a few nights at this unique campground? Camping season is right around the corner! Check out our list of the 12 Most Overlooked Campgrounds In Idaho for more little-known camping adventures.