Challis Bridge Recreation Site


Challis Field Office 721 East Main St Suite 8 Challis, ID 83226

44.46944444, -114.2011111

2 miles south of Challis on Highway 93


Challis Bridge Recreation Site

The BLM Challis Bridge Recreation Site is day use only, no camping. The site is surrounded by a grove of cottonwoods offering shade from the summer sun and has restrooms and a boat ramp.Boaters seeking a casual day float/fishing trip will find easy access to the river. This is one of a number of sites on the Upper Salmon River. The headwaters of the Salmon River are in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. BLM recreation sites along this stretch start at the East Fork confluence, followed downstream by Deadman Hole, Bayhorse Campground, Challis Bridge, and Cottonwood Campground.