South of Grangeville in the Nez Perce National Forest, the Fish Creek Meadows area has several stacked loops for horseback riding. The trails provide outstanding vistas of the surrounding forest including Pilot Rock to the east, Buffalo Hump to the southeast, and the Gospel Mountains to the south. The trail system is maintained for cross-country skiing in the winter.
To reach the Fish Creek Meadows trailhead from Grangeville, head south on Grangeville-Salmon Road (FS221) for 8 miles. Parking is available at the NFS Fish Creek Campground.
To reach the trailhead from the intersection of SR 13 and Mount Idaho Rd. (NFD 221), go south on Mount Idaho Rd. for 7.5 miles. The road will change names to Salmon Road, and then Fish Creek Road. Park on the right.
Overall, Fish Creek Meadows Trails is the 27th most popular horse trail of all 56 horseback rides in Idaho.