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North Bingham County Recreation Area (NBCRA) -- is located one mile west of Shelley, this beautiful multi-use park offers a wide variety of recreational opportunities. A boat ramp provides access to the Snake River for boaters and fishermen. There are facilities for group picnics, reunions, and company parties including newly installed restrooms and showers. For equestrians, there is a rodeo arena. For model airplane enthusiasts, there is a flying field and runway. Activity areas include a softball field, tennis court, basketball and volleyball court, playground, and fire pits. There is a 12-unit RV Park, restroom, group shelter and dump station.

Sportsman's Park -- This beautiful 30-acre park is a multi-use area with facilities and activities for a variety of recreational uses. Situated adjacent to the American Falls Reservoir, it provides primary access to the lake for boaters and fishermen with two boat ramps. There are two large group shelters and eight smaller picnic shelters. There are two playgrounds, three restrooms, horseshoe pits and volleyball courts. RV parking with hookups are available for 16 vehicles and 10 more without hookups. Tent sites are available throughout the park and there is a RV dump station. There is a paved hiking/bicycle trail along the rim of the reservoir. The trailhead is at the park and is 1.1 miles long. Special features are two observation platforms with a pavilion and benches for users to observe the waterfowl.

Rose Park -- This recreation area features a 40-acre fishing lake and a fine indoor and outdoor archery ranges. Also, campground and picnic pavilions are available.

Other Recreational Areas -- There are several undeveloped, but heavily used camp areas in Bingham County. Near Springfield is McTucker Creek campgrounds and fish ponds. In the County are Morgans Bridge, Trail Creek, Graves Creek, Rawlins Creek, Sage Hen Flats, and Seventy Creek campgrounds. Wolverine Canyon has several camp and picnic areas. In the northeast is the Greys lake Outlet camp area.