Council Mountain Hot Springs is a 4.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Council, Idaho that features hot springs and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
4.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1,246 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

hot springs

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

5 months ago

Trail is in full sun. Early May the wild flowers are amazing, but the hotsprings are chilly due to high water. Check for thunderstorm possibilities. Being out in a burn with high winds and lightening may not be everyone's idea of adventure.

hiking
Thursday, August 31, 2017

Easy trail, but very sunny, so go early.

Monday, May 29, 2017

Fun easy hike, good for kids. Enjoyed the hot springs at the end.

hiking
Friday, October 06, 2017

hiking
Monday, August 21, 2017

hiking
Saturday, July 22, 2017