Looking down off the ridgetop from the Sawpit Saddle Viewpoint visitros can see the Wild and Scenic Snake River and across into Oregon at Temperance Creek. This minimally developed facility is located...[more]
Sawpit Saddle Viewpoint
From Riggins, Idaho travel north on Highway 95 for 1.5 miles for Forest Road 241 (Race Creek Road); Travel up Race Creek Road for 3 miles to Bean Creek Road Junction keep right and stay on Forest Road 241 for 9 more miles to junction with Forest Road 420 (Iron Phone Junction); At Forest Road 420 junction turn right and go 130 feet taking an immediate left on Forest Road 2060; Travel about 7.2 miles on Forest Road 2060 to Forest Road 2060A; Turn right on Forest Road 2060A and go 2 miles to the viewpoint; Views into the canyon can be found by walking or driving out towards the canyon ridgetop.
Advisory: Many of these roads are narrow, steep and winding and are suitable for high clearance and 4x4 vehicles only.
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