East Hills

The East Hills rise out of the Snake River Plain southeast of Declo,ID, in Cassia County. Essentially these are foothills to the neighboring Cotterell Mountains and Albion Mountains. This notion is confirmed by looking at the rocks. East Hills contains Cotterell basalts as well as those ancient Albion metamorphics. The high point is Peak 5825. Of more recent note, the world’s largest … Continue reading

Peak 5825 East Hills HP

This peak is not in the book. Rick Baugher’s trip report follows: On 3/5/13 I drove 3 miles south of Declo, then east on 300 South to the end of the graded county road. From 4600′ hike E up BLM two track. Track got steep and took care to skirt the slick muddy patches. USGS Albion … Continue reading