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The wonderful people who operate this place and loads of amusing stuff to do have people coming from near and far.
Idaho is a wonderful place for outdoors people. As if The Forks wasn't sufficient, you can also go hiking, and whitewater paddling, so it's totally impossible to get bored.
Ok, you've been cooped up too long, you've got to get out of the house, and The Forks in Idaho is exactly the place. There is so much cool stuff near The Forks, and to be here is wonderful fun any time.
The great local attractions and the great variety of outdoors recreation will make you glad you came.
There's a wonderful 29-mile-from-start-to-finish type II-V whitewater run on Jarbidge
 
    nearby, the Murphy Hot Springs to Bruneau River portion. This run of Jarbidge is not a place where novices should come whitewater paddling. Always check restrictions ahead of going whitewater paddling since whitewater paddling is
 a dangerous pastime. The 11.4-mile-long Gold Creek Trail is a delightful backpacking and hiking trail in possession of a good 1,797-foot elevation variation. About one and a half days is around the amount of time you need to trek the Gold Creek Trail, a demanding backpacking and hiking trail. A nice 11.4-mile-from-start-to-finish pretty hiking and backpacking trail having an altitude difference of 1,797 feet can be found in the vicinity; this is the Gold Creek Trail. A pretty one and a half days of tough backcountry hiking awaits you along the Gold Creek Trail. East Fork Jarbidge River flows through this vicinity; the Gold Creek Trail is a pleasant hiking trail nearby. Lots of people from  
Elko come to The Forks; nearby you hit upon the Diamond Trail which is a perfect hiking trail. This campground is always a bliss.  

        


Other campgrounds near The Forks, Idaho:

   Juniper Grove, Jarbidge, 1 miles away
      
   Big Cottonwood, Jarbidge, 2 miles away
      
   Sawmill National Forest Campground, Elko County, 9 miles away
      
   Jarbidge National Forest Campground, Elko County, 10 miles away
      
   Pavalak National Forest Campground, Elko County, 11 miles away
      
   Bluster National Forest Campground, Elko County, 11 miles away
      
   Humboldt - Toiyabe - Pine Creek, Jarbidge, 11 miles away
      
   Pine Creek National Forest Campground, Elko County, 11 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near The Forks, Idaho:

   Jarbidge, Owyhee County, 0 miles away
      Class II-V - 29 miles long (Murphy Hot Springs to Bruneau River)

   Jarbridge River - East Fork, Elko County, 2 miles away
      Class -blank- - -blank- miles long (to Murphy Hot Springs Idaho)

   Jarbidge River - West Fork, Elko County, 9 miles away
      Class III-IV - 16 miles long (Jarbidge Nevada to Idaho East Fork confluence)

   Bruneau River - West Fork, Elko County, 21 miles away
      Class IV-V - 19 miles long (Rowland Nevada to Blackrock Crossing Idaho)

   Bruneau River - West Fork, Owyhee County, 21 miles away
      Class IV-V - 28 miles long (Below Rowland Nevada to Indian Hot Springs)


Public Lands near The Forks, Idaho:

   Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument, Hagerman - ID, 53 miles away
      

Trails near The Forks, Idaho:

   Gold Creek Trail, Elko County, 11 miles away
       11.4 hiking miles, 1797 feet elevation difference

   Gold Creek Trail, Elko County, 11 miles away
       11.4 hiking miles, 1797 feet elevation difference

   Diamond Trail, Elko County, 17 miles away
       9.4 hiking miles, 1267 feet elevation difference

   Diamond Trail, Elko County, 17 miles away
       9.4 hiking miles, 1267 feet elevation difference


Current weather conditions at The Forks, Idaho
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Local climate location: BRUNEAU 25 miles away


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