North of Ketchum near Stanley in the Sawtooth National Forest, the Sawtooth Valley Trail System consists of two areas, Park Creek and Alturas Lake. The Park Creek Ski Trails is a 16km network of cross country skiing trails. The trailhead is located 7 miles northwest of Stanley.
To reach the Park Creek Trailhead from the intersection of SR 21 and SR 75 in Stanley, go west on SR 21 for just over 7 miles to parking on the left.
Overall, Sawtooth Valley Trails - Park Creek is the 17th most popular cross country ski area of all 43 Nordic ski destinations in Idaho.