Box Canyon is one of the five units that make up Thousand Springs State Park. The trail will lead you to a piercing blue spring. Access to this pool is from the lookout. If free- climbing down the canyon isn’t an option, there is another spring that is much easier to access, that is equally as remarkable with its bright blue waters, just a mile longer down the trail. After your hike down, jump in the cool water for a refreshing break! At the base of the canyon, on your way to the spring, you will also be able to view a 20ft waterfall, which is considered one of the most gorgeous falls Thousand Springs State Park has to offer.
Location: 2314 S Ritchie Rd, Hagerman ID. Take exit 155 at Wendell, ID. Then travel about 3 miles to 1500 East. Then go south for 4 ½ miles, parking lot will be on the right
Contact: (208) 837-4505
Hours: Day use locations are open 7am to 10pm. *May be changed at managers discretion*
Fee: Parking fee per vehicle. There is a front parking lot or a new parking lot in the back which will cut out a mile walk.
For more information on Box Canyon visit parksandrecreation.idaho.gov