Crouch, Idaho to Boiling Springs Campground

After a start in a small mountain town north of Boise, Idaho, a soak in hot springs awaited at Boiling Springs Campground.

Bicycle Adventurer: Porter Wilcox and Nicky G. P Dub

When: Whenever the hype is high ... or when you're sure the snow has melted.

Accommodations: Camping at Boiling Springs Cabin, Idaho on the Boise National Forest

Distance: This is a 22.5-mile ride, one way.

Bonus tip for this adventure:

  • You can do this trip in 24 hours from downtown Boise, Idaho.
  • The campsite is at the bottom of a slight hill near the Boiling Springs trailhead.
  • Pack it in. Pack it out.
  • You’ll find drinking water at the campsite.

Day One

Climbed 1500 feet and enjoyed views of high river flows.

Day Two

Descended 1500 feet in the warming, morning sunlight.

Your favorite local bike shop? Performance Bicycle, 8587 W Franklin Ave, Boise, ID 83709

Bike overnight tips and tricks? We drove to Crouch, Idaho and parked at the local market.

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1 response so far ↓

TOM - Aug 3, 2017 at 9:53 AM

thanks for the info very encouraging. even I will try it.

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