Land of the Yankee Fork State Park, Challis

4.5
#80 of 95 in Nature in Idaho
Land of the Yankee Fork State Park is a state park in Custer County, Idaho, United States. The park interprets Idaho's frontier mining history, including the ghost towns Bayhorse, Bonanza, and Custer. The visitor center near Challis has a museum and gold panning station.
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  • This really is well done, and for only $10 if you don't have a state parks passport, a good value. There is a movie that gives a good overview of the area's history. The museum is nice and has a good ...  more »
  • We stopped at the visitor center while driving the Salmon River Scenic Byway north and it made a nice rest stop. Admission fee is $5/car or $2/person or $5/family. It's an attractive building with exh...  more »

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