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Wood River Nature Trail

Length: 0.25 miles
Loop Trail? No
Type: Interpretive trail
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

Allowed Uses:

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Location: 3 mi. N of Ketchum, W side of SR 75 and Big Wood River(extended 1981).
State(s): Idaho
Counties: Blaine
Longitude: -114.45792
Latitude: 43.793

Driving Directions

Highway 75 12 miles north of Ketchum, Idaho turn onto Wood River Campground Road, follow road to parking area for trail. No fee is required for parking for trails or amphitheater.


The Wood River Nature Trail winds through several environments along the Big Wood River. It is adjacent to the Wood River Campground and the Wood River Amphitheater. The trail, amphitheater and adjacent Bear Cave Trail are all situated to compliment each other in location and theme. There is an opportunity for plant identification and wildlife viewing along the trail.

Additional Details

Width: 48 inches.
Primary Surface: Soil
Secondary Surface: None
Elevation Low Point: 6,400
Elevation High Point: 6,400
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available

Year Designated:

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail management:
Jay Dorr
Sawtooth National Recreation Area
HC 64 Box 8291
Ketchum, ID 83340
(208) 727-5000

Information contact:
Carol Cole
Sawtooth National Recreation Area
HC 64 Box 8291
Ketchum, ID 83340
(208) 727-5000



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