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Cougar Basin Trail

  If you are in Idaho during hiking season you have to go hiking. In the Salmon River Mountains you'll find lots of hiking trails where you can absorb the beauty of these mountains. Gotta get out of the city man, and Cougar Basin Trail in Adams County, Idaho is a perfect place for getting out.
Pretty far from Boise City-Nampa you find Cougar Basin Trail but what a great place for hiking it is. Amanita Campground is a wonderful campground nearby, and a visit
    to Burnt Basin revives the spirit. So much enjoyable stuff to do here in the Salmon River Mountains, too great to be true. While staying at Cougar Basin Trail you could always discover Mica Saddle, and Payette River - North Fork has
a great whitewater paddling spot close by. If you came for an overnight stay Cabin Creek Campground is a delightful place to camp, and you'll meet a lot of folks from Indian Valley here. A quick journey to Wolf Creek in close proximity to Cougar Basin Trail is a nice idea, and everyone loves Cougar Basin. Be careful coming to Cougar Basin Trail, you might not ever wanna go back home again. Cascade State Park is a great site to go if you're at Cougar Basin Trail.  
Around Cougar Basin Trail you donít get a lot of rainfall. The month of December is the wettest with most of the snow; the driest of the months is July. Throughout the months of summer at Cougar Basin Trail temperatures are mostly in the 80's; through summer nights temperatures are in the 40's.

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These outdoors activities are available near Cougar Basin Trail.
 Trails Near Cougar Basin Trail:
Wilson Creek Trail, Valley County , 9 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Cougar Basin Trail:
Cabin Creek Campground, Adams County , 4 miles away
Big Flat, Indian Valley , 4 miles away
Rainbow Point, Donnelly , 10 miles away
Amanita Campground, Valley County , 10 miles away
Lake Cascade State Park - Huckleberry, Donnelly , 10 miles away
 Whitewater Near Cougar Basin Trail:
Payette River - North Fork, Valley County , 17 miles away, Class II-III - 10 miles long (Cabarton Bridge to Smiths Ferry)
Payette River - North Fork, Valley County , 18 miles away, Class II-III - 21 miles long (Below McCall to Hartsell Bridge above Cascade Reservoir)
Payette River - North Fork, Valley/ Boise County , 18 miles away, Class V - 16 miles long (Smiths Ferry to Banks)
Payette River, Boise County , 27 miles away, Class III - 7 miles long (Banks to Beehive Bend)
Little Salmon River, Idaho/ Adams County , 27 miles away, Class III-V - 6 miles long (One mile down from Smokey Boulder Road to Hazard Creek)
 Hotels Near Cougar Basin Trail:
Ashley Inn, Cascade , 15 miles away
Shore Lodge, McCall , 19 miles away
Super 8 McCall, McCall , 19 miles away
Best Western Plus McCall Lodge & Suites, McCall , 19 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites MCCALL, McCall , 19 miles away
 Lakes Near Cougar Basin Trail
Lake Cascade, Valley County , 15 miles away
Fish Lake, Adams County , 16 miles away

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