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Cougar Rock Trail

  In Idaho you never run out of outdoors fun. Hiking trails like this one are plentyful in the Salmon River Mountains where you can truly take in all the beauty of these mountains. Finally, hiking time is here again, and Cougar Rock Trail in Valley County, Idaho is a great place to go.
Cougar Rock Trail is not very near Boise City-Nampa at all but it is a good trail. Getting to Trail Creek from Cougar Rock Trail is uncomplicated; whitewater paddling is not
    for everyone but if it's for you then, we recommend Salmon River - South Fork. So many amusing things in the Salmon River Mountains, just extraordinary. A delightful place to camp here at Cougar Rock Trail is Picnic Point Campground.
Don't leave Cougar Rock Trail without going to Payette National Forest, and camping at South Fork Salmon River Campground is always a glorious experience. Get your heart beating on the good whitewater of Johnson Creek. Cougar Rock Trail gets a typical amount of rainfall. January is when you get the most snow here, and the driest month of the year is July. High temperatures at Cougar Rock Trail during the long summer days are in the 80's. All through the dark  
hours of summer temperatures dip down into the 40's. The cold days of the wintertime come with highs in the 30's, and overnight lows at Cougar Rock Trail during the wintertime regularly dip into the 10's.

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These outdoors activities are available near Cougar Rock Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Cougar Rock Trail:
South Fork Salmon River Campground, Valley County , 3 miles away
Picnic Point Campground, Valley County , 4 miles away
Shoreline, Cascade , 5 miles away
Warm Lake, Cascade , 5 miles away
Penny Spring Campground, Valley County , 6 miles away
 Whitewater Near Cougar Rock Trail:
Salmon River - South Fork, Valley County , 8 miles away, Class IV-V - 7 miles long (Goat Creek to footbridge at Poverty Flats Campground)
Johnson Creek, Valley County , 10 miles away, Class IV-V+ - 31 miles long (Headwaters to Halfway Creek 31.1 mi to Ice Hole Campground)
Salmon River - South Fork, Valley County , 11 miles away, Class II-V - 16 miles long (Poverty Flats Campground to East Fork of South Fork)
Deadwood River, Boise County , 16 miles away, Class IV-V - 14 miles long (Deadwood Reservoir to End of Road)
Payette River - Middle Fork, Valley County , 17 miles away, Class IV - 3 miles long (West Fork Bridge to upstream of Trail Creek)
 Hotels Near Cougar Rock Trail:
Ashley Inn, Cascade , 23 miles away
Super 8 McCall, McCall , 30 miles away
Best Western Plus McCall Lodge & Suites, McCall , 30 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites MCCALL, McCall , 30 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn And Suites McCall, McCall , 30 miles away
 Lakes Near Cougar Rock Trail
Blackmare Lake, Valley County , 10 miles away
Horsethief Reservoir, Valley County , 15 miles away
Deadwood Reservoir, Valley County , 16 miles away

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