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Lightning Creek Trail

  Alright, enough of spending all this time inside a building, time to get out, and Lightning Creek Trail in Boise County, Idaho is just what you need. This part of Idaho has a great deal of available outdoors activities. It's a long drive from Boise City-Nampa to Lightning Creek Trail but what a great place for hiking it is.
Hiking trails are all over the Salmon River Mountains where you can absorb the beauty of these mountains. In case you donít have a problem
    getting drenched, you can always go whitewater paddling on Payette River - Middle Fork. A trip to Boise National Forest revitalizes the soul; why not camp at Rattlesnake Campground while you're here at Lightning Creek Trail. A great
place for whitewater paddling in the neighborhood of Lightning Creek Trail is Payette River - Middle Fork; Trail Creek Campground is a wonderful local campground. If you're here at Lightning Creek Trail, you could have a look at Bulldog Creek, and why not have a look at nearby Onion Creek while you're here at Lightning Creek Trail. At Lightning Creek Trail through the summertime months highs are in the 80's with nighttime lows in the 40's. Through the winter this  
place gets highs in the 20's, and through the dark hours in the winter at Lightning Creek Trail temperatures drop to the 10's. Lightning Creek Trail is regularly a reasonably dried out place. Most of the snow falls through December, and July is when it's the driest.

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These outdoors activities are available near Lightning Creek Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Lightning Creek Trail:
Rattlesnake Campground, Valley County , 4 miles away
Trail Creek Campground, Valley County , 4 miles away
Trail Creek - Garden Valley, Cascade , 4 miles away
Hardscrabble Campground, Boise County , 4 miles away
One Spoon Campground, Boise County , 5 miles away
 Whitewater Near Lightning Creek Trail:
Payette River - Middle Fork, -blank- County , 4 miles away, Class II(III) - 4.5 miles long (Hardscrabble Campground to Lightning Creek Bridge)
Payette River - Middle Fork, Valley County , 6 miles away, Class IV - 3 miles long (West Fork Bridge to upstream of Trail Creek)
Payette River - South Fork, Boise County , 8 miles away, Class III+ - 8 miles long (Danskin Station to Alder Creek Bridge)
Payette River - South Fork, Boise County , 10 miles away, Class IV - 4.5 miles long (Deer Creek turnout to Banks)
Whitewater Outfitter - Idaho Whitewater Unlimited, Boise County , 11 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
 Hotels Near Lightning Creek Trail:
Ashley Inn, Cascade , 21 miles away
Super 8 McCall, McCall , 38 miles away
Best Western Plus McCall Lodge & Suites, McCall , 38 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites MCCALL, McCall , 38 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn And Suites McCall, McCall , 38 miles away
 Lakes Near Lightning Creek Trail
Deadwood Reservoir, Valley County , 14 miles away
Horsethief Reservoir, Valley County , 15 miles away

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