Flat Iron Ridge Trail #831
This trail provides an alternate route to Anderson Butte and the meadow Creek Divide on a somewhat more gentle grade. The distance to Anderson Butte is increased by about 0.2 mile over the route along Kirks Fork Trail #830 and Divide Trail #505 to Anderson Butte. There is no water along the Flatiron Ridge Trail #831 but water is available along the access route, Kirks Fork Trail #830. The trail traditionally has been used for hunter access during big game seasons. It is used mainly by horseback riders. From its terminus on Kirks Fork Trail #830, the Flatiron Ridge Trail climbs on a moderate grade to its intersection with East Fork Trail #832 at 2.3 miles. There is a large undeveloped campsite near the intersection with the East Fork Trail. This trail is heavily used from July through October, mainly by horseback riders.
At a Glance
|Restrictions:||No motorized over 50 inches wide allowed.|
|Closest Towns:||Elk City, Idaho|
|Water:||Surface water along Kirks Fork Trail #830 - must be treated for drinking|
|Information Center:||Red River Ranger District, 208-842-2245|