You can camp at the Chinook Campground and ride or hike about five miles to Loon Lake along a scenic trail. The campground is on the banks of the Secesh River and offers lots of mountain scenery.
How to get there: Drive 102 miles north of Boise on Idaho 55 to McCall. Take Warren Wagon Road north. The campground is 25 miles from McCall. It should take about three hours.
Activities: Catch-and-release trout fishing, hiking, exploring on back roads.
Amenities: This is a typical U.S. Forest Service campground, with outhouses and no drinking water.
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Nearest place to get supplies: Stock up in McCall before you head out there.
Fees/reservations: $5 a night. No reservations.
Information: (208) 634-0400.