Information

Visible from east of Twin Falls, Oregon Trail travelers used Teapot Dome as a major landmark. The hike to the dome, an undeveloped 1000-foot ascent to the top, offers an excellent view of the valley. There are well-preserved Oregon Trail ruts along the trail here.

Location

Southwestern Idaho, SE of Boise

Directions

Hwy. 20 NE from Mountain Home about 6 miles (1/4 mile before Rattlesnake Historical Site) and turn right on Hot Springs Road. Follow the road about a mile and you will see the dome

Nearest City

Mountain Home

Mailing Address

1387 S Vinnell Way
Boise ID, 83709-1657

Attraction Type(s)

Seasons

All Year

Hours

Daylight

Fees

Free


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