Shoshone Field Office

Thorn Creek Reservoir

Small reservoir suitable for non-motorized watercraft, stocked by Idaho Fish and Game for trout fishing. Often excellent bird-watching in spring.

Location: About 25 miles from Gooding, Idaho. Proceed north on Highway 46 from Gooding until the signed turnoff for Thorn Creek Reservoir.

Facilities/Fees:
• Semi-developed campsite with vault toilet and picnic tables
• Spring and summer are the best times; the water level becomes quite low by late-summer
• No drinking water
• 14-day camping limit; no fees


Thorn Creek Reservoir