Trail Details

  • Name: Chocolate Gulch
  • Length: 4.7 miles
  • Level: Medium
  • Elevation Change: 600 ft.
  • Trail Type: Loop



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Trail Profile
Distance in miles, Elevation in feet
trail profile

Directions to Trailhead:
From the intersection of Highway 75 (Main St. Ketchum) and Sun Valley Rd. Head north on Highway 75 for 6.8 miles. Take a left (West) at the Chocolate Gulch Rd and follow it 0.3 miles to a parking area at the end of the road.

Trail Details:

  • Start by heading West from the trailhead up the hill.
  • 0.04 miles Turn right (West) and start heading up Chocolate Gulch.
  • 0.5 miles Continue West past the two intersections in this area.
  • 2.5 miles At this trail intersection, continue down the hill heading South into Fox Creek.
  • 2.7 miles This is the intersection with the Fox Creek Trail. Turn left and head down Fox Creek.
  • 3.0 miles Turn left (North) and head back up and over into Chocolate Gulch.
  • 4.5 miles Turn left here and up and along the Big Wood River back to the trailhead.
  • 4.7 miles You are now back at the trailhead.
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