Land of the Yankee Fork State Park

Land of the Yankee Fork State Park


Location:Central Idaho, south of Challis.
Facilities:Museum store, restroom facilities, walking path (é), hiking trail, interpretive center. Camping opportunities are available at Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management campgrounds nearby. Whitewater rafting is also available nearby.
Activities:Museum exhibits, gold panning station, interpretive programs, special events.
Special Features:Park is part of the larger Land of the Yankee Fork Historic Area managed jointly by the Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation, the Salmon-Challis National Forest, and the Bureau of Land Management. The Interpretive Center in Challis has museum exhibits and provides information on local mining history and area attractions.
Address:PO Box 1086
Challis, ID 83226

Phone:208-879-5244
Fax:208-879-5243
Web: www.idahoparks.org/parks/yankeefork.aspx
Size: 21 acres. Elevation: 5,001 feet.

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