Bayhorse is an 1880s era ghost town. The Bayhorse Mines are silent now but a trip to the area will help you understand the trials and tribulations of this historic site. Managed as a unit of Land of the Yankee Fork State Park, Bayhorse demonstrates that historic preservation and recreational use can be mutually beneficial. Come visit our unique site and see if you agree!
Bayhorse Town site will remain open for the summer season through Oct 15th. The Parking lot will be closed for the winter at that time. The ATV Trail System is open for year round use.
SW of Challis
From Challis - two miles south on Hwy 93 to Hwy 75 - turn left and head west on 75 for 8 miles. Turn right on Bayhorse Road and go 3.6 miles to the Bayhorse Townsite.