Hwy 21, milepost 38.5
PO Box 129
Idaho City, ID 83631
This area experienced a severe wild fire in 1994. Please note that threatened bull trout inhabit these waters and must be released unharmed immediately if caught. Please read the Bull Trout Alert.
Map + Directions
Bear River is a tributary of the North Fork Boise River. It is accessible by vehicle and trail. You get to the Bear River trailhead by taking Hwy. 21 east from Idaho City and turning south on the Rabbit Creek Road, 327. Follow the road up the North Fork Boise to Deer Park and then turn on to Forest Road 348. The trailhead is where Road 348 crosses Bear River.