West Mountain Snow-parking area


Snow-parking area. Call the Cascade Ranger District for information.  208-382-7400

General Information


From Boise, Idaho, travel north on State Highway 55 for approximately 80 miles to Cascade, Idaho.

Turn west on Old State Highway and go a half-mile to Lakeshore Drive.

Turn south and travel 3 miles to Forest Service Road 422 (West Mountain Road).

Turn west and follow the road 5 miles to the French Creek Campground.

The West Mountain Snow-parking area is just south of the campground.

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