716 West Custer
PO Box 507
Mackay, ID 83251
- 4 miles
- 1 - 2 hours
- Trailhead Elevation:
- 7200 feet
- July to October
The trail goes west and follows a two-track road and fence about 3 miles. However, as it goes north it reaches a rocky ridge and crosses the heads of Deer Creek Canyon and Horse Thief Canyon with patches of alpine fir and lodge pole timber before dropping into Antelope Creek. Visitor will note the herds of domestic sheep in the area and in the spring will enjoy the abundant wildflowers.
Trails Begins: Fish Creek Summit. Trail leaves Forest Service Road #218 West.
Trail Ends: The head of the East Fork of Antelope Creek.
Conveniences available: There is parking available at this trailhead. No other modern conveniences are available.