Banner Creek Summit facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBanner Creek Summit
|Elevation||7,037 ft (2,145 m)|
|Traversed by||SH 21|
|Location||Boise County / Custer County, Idaho, U.S.|
|Range||Salmon River Mountains|
|Topo map||USGS Banner Summit|
Banner Creek Summit is a mountain pass in central Idaho, at an elevation of 7,037 feet (2,145 m) above sea level on State Highway 21, the Ponderosa Pine Scenic Byway. It is located on the border of Custer County and Boise County, also the border of the Challis and Boise National Forests, immediately northwest of the Sawtooth Range.
Banner Creek Summit also marks the divide between the Salmon River and Payette River drainage areas. The highway follows Banner Creek, a tributary of the Middle Fork of the Salmon River, on the north side of the summit, and Canyon Creek (South Fork - Payette River) on the south side.
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