DEEP CREEK MOUNTAINS

The Deep Creek Mountains form a rolling, unbroken escarpment that begins near American Falls and runs south for 30 miles toward Holbrook. The Arbon Valley flanks the range on the east; the Rockland Valley on the west. Deep Creek Peak is the highest point in the range at 8,748 feet. The range includes several long, well-developed canyons, including Knox Canyon. … Continue reading

Deep Creek Peak

Climbing information for this peak is discussed on page 354. This is the highest point in the Bannock Range. It is 23rd rated Idaho peak for prominence. Because of it’s p2k status, the peak sees frequent ascents. ken Jones provided the following directions utilizing ID-37: Leave ID-37 at virtual milepost 48.5 (about 20 miles south of I-86/U.S. 30) find the … Continue reading