Named for an old mining community, this site along the Salmon River offers plentiful fishing and a concrete boating ramp. Location: Approximately 10 miles southwest of Challis, Idaho: travel south from Challis on Highway 93 for 2 miles, turn right onto Highway 75 and drive southwest for approximately 8 miles. The site will be on your right between the highway and the Salmon River. Facilities/Fees: 11 campsites Camping fee: $10/night Boat ramp and day use parking area Drinking water 1 double vault toilet Garbage collection Interpretative panels RV/bus parking Use season: year-round No horses allowed in camp area

hiking
6 months ago

Cool ghost town that used to be a mining town back in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Cool old buildings