Howe Peak Ridge

Total Miles
7.1

Elevation

2,650.51 ft

Duration

1 Hours

Technical Rating

4

Moderate

Best Time

Fall, Summer, Spring

Trail Overview

The Howe Peak Ridge Trail is an out and back trail in Challis National Forest in Idaho. This trail offers incredible views from the peak while next to the two radio towers. There's many campsites throughout, as well as the opposite spur to Jumpoff Peak. The trail is a steep and rutted climb with loose rock. Although the trail has some cell service, be sure to download offline maps.

Photos of Howe Peak Ridge

Howe Peak Ridge
Howe Peak Ridge
Howe Peak Ridge

Difficulty

This trail should be suitable for most stock SUVs with higher ground clearance and 4wd with low range.

Technical Rating

4

Status Reports

Jordan Weimer
May 04, 2024
2022 Toyota 4Runner
Obstructed
Deep Snow
Stopped by 3’ of snow about 2.5 miles from the peak.
Calvin Mcallister
Apr 27, 2024
SxS
Obstructed
Deep Snow
Large snow drift just over four miles up.
Cody Watkins
Jan 01, 2024
4x4
Open

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