Lowman Ranger District and Office
Adress: Lowman, Idaho
Visit the Lowman Ranger District and explore the Deadwood Reservoir or Bear Valley for camping and fishing fun. The scenic drive from Boise along the Wildlife Canyon Scenic Byway can be accessed at Banks along Idaho State Highway 55. The route offers many opportunities to view wildlife especially in the winter months. Temperatures in the summer on the District range into the upper 90s, and are generally dry. There are many recreation opportunities in the area ranging from roadside hot springs to backcountry travel and white water kayaking. Winter activities include a visit to the hot springs, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and winter wildlife viewing. SPRING AND SUMMER HIGHLIGHTS will always include a trip to Deadwood reservoir. The reservoir has great fishing, camping, motorized and non-motorized trails and day hikes to explore. Visit the beautiful Bull Trout Lake where you will find every type of summer recreation fun. The kids will love catching a a trout for dinner from the Lowman Nature Ponds! FALL CAMPGROUND CLOSURES: Deadwood area campgrounds are normally closed in late September. Bathrooms at Bull Trout Campground are locked in fall. Remaining campground bathrooms are open, but without amenities or trash disposal. Please bring your own water. Gates remain open until snow fall. Please call the District if you have further questions. (208-259-3361) Make your reservations at www.recreation.gov [http://www.recreation.gov]. WINTER RECREATION HIGHLIGHTS - Check out the updated Idaho Parks and Recreation [http://parksandrecreation.idaho.gov/]website! Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation Activities: Snowmobiling [http://parksandrecreation.idaho.gov/activities/snowmobiling] Nordic skiing [http://parksandrecreation.idaho.gov/activities/nordic] Rent a Yurt! [http://parksandrecreation.idaho.gov/activities/yurts] [http://parksandrecreation.idaho.gov/activities/yurts] For more information on passport renewal, registrations, regulations and permits for winter recreation visit: Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation. [http://parksandrecreation.idaho.gov/] Specific Areas for Snowmobiling in Southern Idaho [http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/stelprdb5262896.jpg] Lowman Ranger District 7359 Highway 21 Lowman, ID 83637 (208) 259-3361 Office hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday District Ranger: John Kidd Click on the SHOW ICON below the map to view more information about the Lowman RD recreation ACTIVITIES.