Rackliff Ridge Trail #702

This is a moderately difficult climb, 6 miles in length. It begins at Rackliff campground at 1610 feet in elevation and ends below the Coolwater Lookout at 6650 feet. This hike provides good "vistas" of the Selway River and surrounding areas.

At a Glance

Fees: No Fee.
Information Center: Moose Creek Ranger District, 208-926-4258

General Information


From Kooskia, go east 22 miles on US 12, then 9 miles southeast on Forest Road 223.

Recreation Map

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Day Hiking

Elevation desc The trail starts at 1610 feet and ends at 6650 feet.
Difficulty Level: Difficult

Horse Riding

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  Area/Length : 
7.4 miles

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  Elevation : 
1610' - 6650'