Jimmy Smith Lake Trailhead


Two miles off of the East Fork Road on Big Lake Creek is the trail head to access Jimmy Smith Lake, a popular year-round fishing hole. Dispersed camping is available along the creek just before reaching the trail head parking and restroom facilities. The trail is a short one mile walk to the lake. Amenities include: Dispersed camping; 1 vault toilet Trail head to Jimmy Smith Lake


From Challis, go 18 miles southwest on US 93 and ID 75, then 15 miles south on East Fork Road (Forest Road 120).


(208) 879-6200




Challis Field Office 1151 Blue Mountain Road Challis, ID 83226


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