Cabin Creek / Thunderbolt Trailhead


The Cabin Creek / Thunderbolt Trailhead is a small, signed site with no amenities.  FS Trails served are #086 and #091.

General Information


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

From Cascade, Idaho, travel 1 mile north on State Highway 55 to the Forest Highway 22 (Warm Lake Highway) turnoff. 

Turn east and travel approximately 23 miles to the intersection of Forest Highway 22 and Forest Service (FS) road 474. Proceed north along FS road 474 less than a mile and turn right onto FS road 467 at Knox Ranch. 

Go north along FS road 467 approximately 6 miles to Trout Creek / Thunderbolt Trailhead.  You will pass Cabin Creek / Thunderbolt Trailhead along the way.

FS Trails 091 and 086 lead to Thunderbolt Mountain, Cabin Peak and the Roaring Lakes area.

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