Alerts and Important Information
Banner Ridge Yurt does not allow dogs from Dec 1st through April 15th. All other times dogs are welcome at this yurt
Distance to this yurt: When the snow is gone on Elkhorn Loop (usually late May through late November) you can drive 2 miles with 750 ft elevation gain (one way) to the summer parking area, then hike 300 yards to the yurt. A high clearance vehicle is recommended.
When snow is on the Elkhorn Loop (usually late November through late May) you will park in the Banner Ridge Park N Ski parking area, then ski or snowshoe in 2.2 miles (one way) with 750 ft elevation gain to the yurt.
Location: 18-24 miles north of Idaho City
Description:Campers must supply water. For further information on the features of this facility please visit us online at www.parksandrecreation.idaho.gov and select Lodging then Backcountry Yurts.
A : Available for online reservation (click to book arrival date)
L : Accepting Lottery Application (click to apply for the lottery)
C : Available for Call Center reservation
W : Available for Walk-up visitors (at facility, first-come-first-served)
R : Reserved
X : Not Available
Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.