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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Custer County, Idaho.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Custer County, Idaho, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a map.

There are 37 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county. More may be added; properties and districts nationwide are added to the Register weekly.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Bayhorse
Bayhorse
March 15, 1976
(#76000671)
South of Challis off U.S. Route 93
44°23′52″N 114°18′42″W / 44.397778°N 114.311667°W / 44.397778; -114.311667 (Bayhorse)
Challis A silver mining ghost town, part of Land of the Yankee Fork State Park
2 Board-and-Batten Commercial Building
December 3, 1980
(#80001300)
about 260 Main Ave.
44°30′19″N 114°14′09″W / 44.505278°N 114.235833°W / 44.505278; -114.235833 (Board-and-Batten Commercial Building)
Challis Built c.1896, removed after June 2008
3 Building at 247 Pleasant Avenue
December 3, 1980
(#80001301)
247 Pleasant Ave.
44°30′13″N 114°14′10″W / 44.503611°N 114.236111°W / 44.503611; -114.236111 (Building at 247 Pleasant Avenue)
Challis
4 Buster Meat Market
December 3, 1980
(#80004551)
about 250 Main Ave.
44°30′19″N 114°14′10″W / 44.505278°N 114.236111°W / 44.505278; -114.236111 (Buster Meat Market)
Challis Built in 1897, removed before June 2008
5 Bux's Place
December 3, 1980
(#80001302)
321 Main Ave.
44°30′17″N 114°14′06″W / 44.504722°N 114.235°W / 44.504722; -114.235 (Bux's Place)
Challis
6 Challis Archeological Spring District
Challis Archeological Spring District
February 12, 1981
(#81000206)
Address Restricted
Challis
7 Challis Bison Jump Site
Challis Bison Jump Site
September 5, 1975
(#75000628)
Address Restricted
Challis
8 Challis Brewery Historic District
February 5, 1980
(#80001303)
Challis Creek Rd.
44°30′28″N 114°13′38″W / 44.507778°N 114.227222°W / 44.507778; -114.227222 (Challis Brewery Historic District)
Challis
9 Challis Cold Storage
December 3, 1980
(#80001304)
about 300 Main Ave.
44°30′19″N 114°14′07″W / 44.505278°N 114.235278°W / 44.505278; -114.235278 (Challis Cold Storage)
Challis Built in 1881 for Idaho governor George L. Shoup, collapsed in the 1983 Borah Peak earthquake, killing two children
10 Challis High School
December 3, 1980
(#80001305)
701 Main Ave.
44°30′17″N 114°13′52″W / 44.504722°N 114.231111°W / 44.504722; -114.231111 (Challis High School)
Challis Built in 1922, irreparably damaged by the 1983 Borah Peak earthquake, demolished
11 Bill Chivers House
December 3, 1980
(#80001306)
3rd St.
44°30′21″N 114°14′07″W / 44.505833°N 114.235278°W / 44.505833; -114.235278 (Bill Chivers House)
Challis
12 Thomas Chivers Cellar
December 3, 1980
(#80001307)
Challis Creek Rd.
44°30′27″N 114°13′34″W / 44.5075°N 114.226111°W / 44.5075; -114.226111 (Thomas Chivers Cellar)
Challis
13 Thomas Chivers House
December 3, 1980
(#80001308)
Challis Creek Rd.
44°30′27″N 114°13′52″W / 44.5075°N 114.231111°W / 44.5075; -114.231111 (Thomas Chivers House)
Challis
14 Custer County Jail
December 3, 1980
(#80001309)
801 Main Ave., Rear
44°30′18″N 114°13′49″W / 44.505°N 114.230278°W / 44.505; -114.230278 (Custer County Jail)
Challis
15 Custer Historic District
Custer Historic District
February 3, 1981
(#81000207)
Along Yankee Fork Road southwest of the city of Challis, within the Challis National Forest
44°23′15″N 114°41′45″W / 44.3875°N 114.695833°W / 44.3875; -114.695833 (Custer Historic District)
Custer
16 Ivan W. Day House
April 9, 1986
(#86000754)
Boise Meridian
44°16′06″N 114°57′05″W / 44.268333°N 114.951389°W / 44.268333; -114.951389 (Ivan W. Day House)
Stanley
17 East Fork Lookout
East Fork Lookout
September 27, 1976
(#76000672)
Address Restricted
Clayton
18 False-Front Commercial Building
December 3, 1980
(#80001310)
about 291 Main Ave.
44°30′17″N 114°14′09″W / 44.504722°N 114.235833°W / 44.504722; -114.235833 (False-Front Commercial Building)
Challis
19 Emmett Hosford House
December 3, 1980
(#80001311)
3rd St.
44°30′22″N 114°14′07″W / 44.506111°N 114.235278°W / 44.506111; -114.235278 (Emmett Hosford House)
Challis
20 I.O.O.F. Hall
December 3, 1980
(#80001312)
521 Main Ave.
44°30′17″N 114°13′59″W / 44.504722°N 114.233056°W / 44.504722; -114.233056 (I.O.O.F. Hall)
Challis
21 Idaho Mining and Smelter Company Store
February 1, 2006
(#05001601)
One Ford St.
44°15′34″N 114°23′47″W / 44.259444°N 114.396389°W / 44.259444; -114.396389 (Idaho Mining and Smelter Company Store)
Clayton
22 Idaho Rocky Mountain Club
December 9, 1994
(#94001451)
State Highway 75 south of Stanley
44°05′46″N 114°50′54″W / 44.096111°N 114.848333°W / 44.096111; -114.848333 (Idaho Rocky Mountain Club)
Stanley
23 Mackay Episcopal Church
November 17, 1982
(#82000336)
Park Ave. and College
43°54′40″N 113°36′47″W / 43.911111°N 113.613056°W / 43.911111; -113.613056 (Mackay Episcopal Church)
Mackay
24 Mackay Methodist Episcopal Church
September 7, 1984
(#84001118)
Custer St. and Park Ave.
43°54′48″N 113°36′35″W / 43.913333°N 113.609722°W / 43.913333; -113.609722 (Mackay Methodist Episcopal Church)
Mackay
25 McKendrick House
December 3, 1980
(#80001313)
4th St.
44°30′12″N 114°14′03″W / 44.503333°N 114.234167°W / 44.503333; -114.234167 (McKendrick House)
Challis
26 Niece Brothers' Store
June 12, 1995
(#95000667)
Ace of Diamonds St.
44°12′59″N 114°56′17″W / 44.216389°N 114.938056°W / 44.216389; -114.938056 (Niece Brothers' Store)
Stanley
27 Old Challis Historic District
December 3, 1980
(#80001314)
Bounded by Valley and Pleasant Aves., 2nd and 3rd Sts.
44°30′13″N 114°14′10″W / 44.503611°N 114.236111°W / 44.503611; -114.236111 (Old Challis Historic District)
Challis
28 Bill Peck House
December 3, 1980
(#80001315)
16 Main Ave.
44°30′18″N 114°14′17″W / 44.505°N 114.238056°W / 44.505; -114.238056 (Bill Peck House)
Challis
29 Penwell House
December 3, 1980
(#80001316)
North Ave.
44°30′23″N 114°13′50″W / 44.506389°N 114.230556°W / 44.506389; -114.230556 (Penwell House)
Challis
30 Redfish Archeological District
Redfish Archeological District
December 29, 1983
(#83003574)
Address Restricted
Stanley
31 Donaldson Rowles House
December 3, 1980
(#80001317)
North Ave.
44°30′22″N 114°13′23″W / 44.506111°N 114.223056°W / 44.506111; -114.223056 (Donaldson Rowles House)
Challis
32 Henry Smith House
December 3, 1980
(#80001318)
5th St.
44°30′13″N 114°13′59″W / 44.503611°N 114.233056°W / 44.503611; -114.233056 (Henry Smith House)
Challis
33 Stanley Ranger Station
Stanley Ranger Station
December 15, 1982
(#82001885)
South of Stanley on U.S. Route 93
44°13′33″N 114°55′44″W / 44.225833°N 114.928889°W / 44.225833; -114.928889 (Stanley Ranger Station)
Stanley
34 Stone and Log Building
December 3, 1980
(#80001320)
Pleasant Ave.
44°30′16″N 114°14′06″W / 44.504444°N 114.235°W / 44.504444; -114.235 (Stone and Log Building)
Challis
35 Stone Building
December 3, 1980
(#80001319)
3rd St.
44°30′20″N 114°14′07″W / 44.505556°N 114.235278°W / 44.505556; -114.235278 (Stone Building)
Challis
36 Twin Peaks Sports
December 3, 1980
(#80001321)
500 Main Ave.
44°30′20″N 114°13′59″W / 44.505556°N 114.233056°W / 44.505556; -114.233056 (Twin Peaks Sports)
Challis
37 Clyde Wilkinson House
December 3, 1980
(#80001322)
9th St.
44°30′25″N 114°13′46″W / 44.506944°N 114.229444°W / 44.506944; -114.229444 (Clyde Wilkinson House)
Challis

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