Jump Creek

Bureau of Land Management, Idaho.

Site Hours: Open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Jump Creek features a surprising waterfall and lush riparian community filled with waterbirch and red osier dogwood trees. Visitors can hike the easy -mile Jump Creek Falls Trail, walk to the Falls Overlook or picnic near the rock crevices and meandering stream. Swimmers can enjoy a refreshing dip at the base of the falls. Be careful - Poison ivy grows thick in some spots along the creek and trail.

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Southwest of Marsing, Idaho; From Boise, take Interstate 84 West to the Nampa exit for Highway 55 (Exit 33A). Follow Highway 55 through Marsing and on to the junction with US-95. Continue 1 mile past the junction and turn left onto Cemetery Road. Cemetery Road will dead end at a T-intersection, turn left at the T onto Jump Creek Road. Follow Jump Creek Road through the Poison Creek Intersection for roughly 1/2 mile, when road turns to gravel take a right and cross the cattle guard. This is now a public route through private property, follow signage and stay on main road to the recreation area. Please respect private property throughout the area.

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