Upper Lake Creek

Near Challis, Idaho

Upper Lake Creek does not offer reservations through Recreation.gov. Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


This remote site is located within the Jim McClure-Jerry Peak Wilderness. It is in an evergreen grove that is only reachable by foot or horseback because it's located approximately 5 miles beyond the road closure at Herd Lake Overlook. If you are willing to make the trek to this isolated area, you may share the terrain with elk, antelope and the occasional red-tailed hawk. Amenities include a vault toilet. This site has limited cell service.