Challis Field Office
411 Clinic Road
Directions to BLM's Challis Field Office (BLM headquarters for Jim McClure-Jerry Peak Wilderness) via vehicle:
From Idaho Falls take US 20 West to Arco, then US 93 North to Challis; Total distance 2.5 hours; 148 miles
From Pocatello go North on I-15, exit onto US 26 West, merge onto US 20 West to Arco, head North on US 93 to Challis; Total distance 2:45 min; 163 miles.
From Twin Falls go North on US 93 to Shoshone, turn onto US 26/93 heading Northeast to Carey, take US 20/26/93 East to Arco, turn North onto US 93 to Challis. Total distance 3:22 min; 189 miles.
From Boise take ID-55 North through Eagle, ID and continue to Banks, turn East onto County Hwy 17 (Banks/Lowman Rd), merge onto ID-21 heading East over Banner Summit (7,056') and down to Stanley, go North on ID-75 to Challis. Total distance 4hrs, 190 miles. Note: Hwy 21 and/or Hwy 75 may close in the winter due to avalanche or landslide.
From the North in Montana take US 93 South to Salmon, ID. Challis is approximately 1hr. south of Salmon.