Elk River

Year Round Back Country Fun

Established in the 1920’s

Population: ~125

Elevation: ~2,579′

Average Temp: Summer 80F
Winter 23F

Elk River is a city in Clearwater County, Idaho, United States. It is accessed from State Highway 8 from Bovill – to the west in adjacent Latah County. Elk River was formerly the site of a Potlatch sawmill, phased out after several decades during the 1930s.

Elk River is the perfect access to winter and summer recreation. Hiking, camping, snowmobiling, ATV rides, fishing, and huckleberry hunting are just a few of the adventures this area offers.

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