Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District


Area Status: Open

The Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District provides a multitude of opportunities for recreation year round.  We are in the process of updating this site to provide you with the most current information.  If you cannot find the information you need here, please call our offices at 208-879-4100 for assistance.

To assist you in planning your trip, we have divided the district into several areas they are:

  • Basin-Vally Creek
  • Bayhorse-Squaw
  • Cape Horn
  • Challis
  • East Fork
  • Pahsimeroi
  • Upper Salmon River Road

If you click on "Find an Area" and then click on the plus arrow the the left of the "Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District,"  you should see these areas and the trails and campgrounds within them.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Office hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Operational Hours: Office hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Activities

Mountain Biking

Areas for Mountain Biking at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

Day Hiking

Areas for Day Hiking at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

Backpacking

Areas for Backpacking at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

Horse Riding

Areas for Horse Riding at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

Big Game Hunting

Areas for Big Game Hunting at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

Viewing Wildlife

Areas for Viewing Wildlife at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

Viewing Scenery

Areas for Viewing Scenery at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

OHV Trail Riding

Areas for OHV Trail Riding at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

Scenic Driving

Areas for Scenic Driving at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

Areas for XC Skiing/Snowshoeing at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District

Snowmobiling

Areas for Snowmobiling at Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District