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Pen Basin Driveway

  Put on your hiking shoes and hit the trail, Pen Basin Driveway in Valley County, Idaho is such a great place. Pen Basin Driveway is located quite a long drive from Boise City-Nampa but It's always fun to hike here. There are many wonderful hiking trails in the Salmon River Mountains where you can truly take in all the beauty of these mountains.
A visit to Idaho is not complete without some hiking. Johnson Creek has a magnificent whitewater paddling spot
    nearby, and camping is available at Picnic Point Campground. Yeah, come up here to the Salmon River Mountains for a glorious time. If you don't mind getting wet, you can always go whitewater paddling on Salmon River - South Fork.
When you're here at Pen Basin Driveway it's always fun to visit Boise National Forest. Camping at South Fork Salmon River Campground is always a good experience; a great spot to check out close by is Railroad Pass. All through the summer at Pen Basin Driveway temperatures are commonly in the 80's. When the night sets in temperatures plunge down into the 40's. The wintertime comes with highs in the 30's, and through the dark hours in the winter at Pen Basin  
Driveway temperatures sink to the 10's. Pen Basin Driveway gets a normal amount of yearly rain. During the month of January you get the most snow around here, and the driest month is July.

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These outdoors activities are available near Pen Basin Driveway.
 Campgrounds Near Pen Basin Driveway:
South Fork Salmon River Campground, Valley County , 6 miles away
Picnic Point Campground, Valley County , 7 miles away
Shoreline, Cascade , 8 miles away
Warm Lake, Cascade , 8 miles away
Penny Spring Campground, Valley County , 9 miles away
 Whitewater Near Pen Basin Driveway:
Salmon River - South Fork, Valley County , 11 miles away, Class IV-V - 7 miles long (Goat Creek to footbridge at Poverty Flats Campground)
Johnson Creek, Valley County , 11 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 , 13 miles away, Class II-V - 16 miles long (Poverty Flats Campground to East Fork of South Fork)
Payette River - Middle Fork, Valley County , 14 miles away, Class IV - 3 miles long (West Fork Bridge to upstream of Trail Creek)
Deadwood River, Boise County , 14 miles away, Class IV-V - 14 miles long (Deadwood Reservoir to End of Road)
 Hotels Near Pen Basin Driveway:
Ashley Inn, Cascade , 21 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 Pen Basin Driveway
Blackmare Lake, Valley County , 12 miles away
Horsethief Reservoir, Valley County , 12 miles away
Deadwood Reservoir, Valley County , 14 miles away

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