Clifton Basin Trailhead

Area Status: Open

This trailhead is located off Clifton Creek Road and can accommodate about 8 vehicles.  Trailhead parking is for day use.  This trailhead accesses the Clifton Basin Trail #045.

At a Glance

Open Season: Year-round
Usage: Light
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: For more information contact the Westside Ranger District Office at 208-236-7500.

General Information


From Pocatello: Access highway I-15 S/US-30 E/US-91 S Ramp towards Inkom/Salt Lake and continue for about 31 miles. Take exit 36 for US-91 toward Downey/Preston and turn left onto US-91 S for about 12 miles. Turn right onto Oxford Hwy/Westside Hwy and continue for 13 miles. Turn right onto W 1st S/Clifton Creek Rd for 3.7 miles. Turn right to stay on Clifton Creek Rd and arrive at destination, on your right side.

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