Balanced Rock

Description:

South of Buhl in the Salmon Falls Creek Canyon stands world-famous Balanced Rock. Over 48 feet tall and 40 tons, the wind-carved rock balances precariously on a pedestal only 3 feet by 17 inches. Nearby Balanced Rock Park is a good spot for a picnic.

Directions:

This is a spur trip off the Thousand Springs Tour. Follow the signs from Buhl to Castleford, then drive six miles northwest through farmland to Balanced Rock.

Phone:

(208)736-2350

Email:

BLM_ID_JarbidgeOffice@blm.gov

Address:

Jarbidge Field Office 2536 Kimberly Road Twin Falls, ID 83301

Activities:

Picnicking

Organization:

BLM - Bureau of Land Management

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