Meadow Creek / Summit Trailhead

  

The Meadow Creek / Summit Trailhead has no amenities.  It serves Meadow Creek (#073), Summit (#088) and Thunder Mountain (#297) trails. 

General Information

Directions:

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

From Cascade, Idaho, travel north on State Highway 55 only a short distance to the turnoff at the Warm Lake Road (Forest Highway 22).

Proceed along Forest Highway 22 northeast approximately 25 miles. When you arrive in the Warm Lake area, Forest Highway 22 becomes Forest Service (FS) road 579.

Continue east along FS road 579 until it intersects with the FS road 413, approximately 10 miles.

Turn north on FS road 413 and proceed approximately 20 miles to Ice Hole Campground.  Continue north past the Campground. 

When arriving at Johnson Creek Airstrip, turn right.  The trail 097 takes off from the road and the Hennessey Meadows / Riordan Trailhead is approximately 1 ½ miles further in Hennessey Meadow.

If you continue on your journey a few more miles along the 097 trail, it will eventually intersects with the 073 trail just past Riordan Lake. Proceed along the 073 trail approximately 2 miles toward Meadow Creek Lookout and you will arrive at the Meadow Creek / Summit Trailhead.

 


Recreation Map

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Activities


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Day Hiking

Day hiking.

Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.86561

  Longitude : 
-115.38598

 

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You may reserve your favorite cabin or campsite 6 months in advance at www.recreation.gov Link opens in a new window


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10-17-2019 Sharing your space - Forest friends may share your rental cabin! Link opens in a Pdf Document


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USDA Forest Service - Interactive Visitor Map Link opens in a new window


Discover Idaho Trail Maps

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Boise National Forest Interactive Road and Trail Closure Map- Check with the Districts if you have further questions Link opens in a new window


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USDA Interactive Forest Service Maps and MVUMs Available for Smart-Phone Users with Avenza App. Link opens in a new window


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Reminder - Special Order and map - Camping limit is 14 days Link opens in a Pdf Document

 



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