BLM Salable Minerals Program

Community Pits

Community Pit Sign

Individuals can purchase a permit from a local BLM office to remove a wide variety of landscape rock, gravel and sand. BLM staff can answer your questions and select rock that best meets your needs.

Learn more about BLM community pits around Idaho by clicking on a region of interest on the map to the right. Contact the respective field office for more information about obtaining a permit.


Click on Idaho's Community Pit Areas
Burley Field Office Community Pits Challis Field Office Community Pits Pocatello Field Office Community Pits Shoshone Field Office Community Pits Bruneau Field Office Community Pits Owyhee Field Office Community Pits Lemhi County BLM Community Pits

Click on map for rock types and prices
or call offices at:

Boise Area and North 208-384-3300
West Owyhee County 208-896-5917
East Owyhee County 208-896-5917

Twin Falls and Jarbidge 208-735-2060
Shoshone 208-732-7200
Burley 208-677-6600

Idaho Falls 208-524-7500
Challis 208-879-6200
Pocatello 208-478-6340
Salmon 208-756-5100