Bitch Creek Trestle - Hike near Tetonia, Idaho
~1575 North 260 West, Tetonia, ID 83452, USA,Tetonia,Idaho
43.9525772453246, -111.151723265648
9.4 miles N of Tetonia, Idaho
Address: ~1575 North 260 West, Tetonia, ID 83452, USA
GPS: 43°57'9.3"N 111°9'6.2"W
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State: Idaho

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As part of the Rails to Trails project, this old railroad bridge has been transformed into a very safe little viewing experience for the whole family. You can drive right up to the bridge where there is a great little spot to park. Bitch Creek meeanders hundreds of feet below the bridge. 

The bridge is part of the 30 mile Ashton-Tetonia Trail. Conant Creek Pegram Truss Railroad Bridge is further down the same trail.

Difficulty: Beyond easy

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  1. Plan Ahead and Prepare
  2. Travel & camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors

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From Tetonia, Idaho

  1. Head north on ID-33 W/S Main St toward Central Ave
    Continue to follow ID-33 W
    (1.6 mi)
  2. Turn right onto ID-32 (8.8 mi)
  3. Keep right to continue toward 4925 E (0.2 mi)
  4. Turn right onto 4925 E (0.7 mi)
  5. Turn right onto 550 N (0.7 mi)
  6. Keep right (135 ft)
  7. Turn right
    Destination will be on the right
    (1.0 mi)
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