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Location: 58 miles NE of Stanley, ID | 162 miles NW of Pocatello, ID | 190 miles NE of Boise, ID | 325 miles N of Salt Lake City, UT


  • Auto Touring/Scenic Routes
  • Flush toilets
  • Picnic Areas

Trail Types: Hike, bike, ATV/motorbike

ADA Accessibility features:

  • ADA Museum
  • ADA Restroom
  • ADA Trail

Acreage: 521

Elevation: 5,001 (at visitor center in Challis), 6,500 in Custer

Coordinates: 44.4755, -114.2106

Overnight: No

Nearby: Learn the history of the Challis Hot Springs, a nearby attraction in the region, located near Land of the Yankee Fork State Park. Fish, camp, boat, whitewater rafting/kayaking, Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness Area

Learn: Challis Bison Kill Site, travel the Custer Motorway Adventure road and explore ghost towns of Custer, Bayhorse and Bonanza, celebrate Custer Days every July, Visit museum and visitor center, guided and self-guided tours of Yankee Fork dredge, Sunbeam Dam

Visitor Center: Yes

Museum Available: Yes

Current Conditions

Contact the Park

Address: 24424 Highway 75
Challis, ID 83226
Phone: (208) 879-5244
Hours of Operation: Day-use locations within state parks are open from 7 am to 10 pm, per Idaho state code 26.01.20 (5). Day-use hours may change based on park manager discretion.

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