West Mountain / Joes Creek For ATV Riding

The 47th most popular all terrain vehicle trail in Idaho.

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Northwest of Smiths Ferry in the Boise National Forest, the Joes Creek Trail (2.5 mi / #137) provides access to the West Mountain Trail (10 mi / #131). These routes are shared by hikers, mountain bikers, off-road motorcycle and horseback riders. A good starting point is Sagehen Reservoir.

Note: As of September 2007, ATV riding on Forest Service roads is permitted only on designated roads. All ATVs must have a valid ATV registration. In addition, there is an extensive list of regulations that also must be met. Make sure to call the Boise National Forest HQ prior for a complete list (208) 373-4039.

Overall, West Mountain / Joes Creek is the 47th most popular ATV riding trail of all 55 ATV trails in Idaho. Several of the better atv trails are nearby West Mountain / Joes Creek including Idaho Cenntenial Trail, Danskin Mountains OHV Area, Bear Wallow Trail, Kirkham Ridge Trail, Wilson Flat ATV Trail System and Upper 8th Street TrailsRidge To Rivers Trail System.


Local Contact(s):  BNF (208) 365-7000; Idaho Tourism (800) 635-7820

Best Season:  Jul. - Sep.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  NFS Antelop Campground; NFS Eastside Campground

Reference Source:  click here http://www.fs.usda.gov/boise/

GPS:  44.33362, -116.18758

Date Published:  1/4/2016

Date Updated:  8/3/2016

ID:  18900


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