716 West Custer
PO Box 507
Mackay, ID 83251
- 12 miles
- 4.5 to 5.5 hours
- Trailhead Elevation:
- 8400 feet
- July to October
This is a high mountain trail that traverses Big Black Dome Mountain, running high over a number of canyons and crossing numerous small creeks. The scenery covers a great deal of variety and is certainly well worth the effort as the hiker is treated to a good view of Copper Basin and the East Fork of the Lost River. The visitor should watch for mountain goats.
Trails Begins: Access #1 begins at Ramey Creek in Copper Basin from a two- track road off Ramey Creek Road #472. two track runs through a drift fence gate. Access #2 begins at the mouth of the Left Fork of Fall Creek where the Highline Trail intercepts the Fall Creek Trail.
Trail Ends: Mouth of Left Hand Fork of Fall Creek.
Conveniences available: There is parking only at Access #1. There are no modern Conveniences at either access.