Bruneau Field Office

Poison Creek Recreation Site

Picnic area in a shady grove of cottonwoods, located near the eastern end of the Owyhee Uplands Backcountry Byway.

Directions: From Grand View, take Hwy 78 East 2.1 miles. Where Hwy 78 veers left/east, go straight/south onto Mud Flat Road. You are now traveling on a section of the Owyhee Uplands Backcountry Byway. Continue on Mud Flat Road for about 18 miles to reach the site.

Facilities/Fees:

  • Five picnic sites with picnic tables and fire grates
  • Short trail
  • Vault toilet
  • Shaded area
  • No fees

Poison Creek