Mackay is an ATV, UTV and dirt bike friendly town located in the south central part of Idaho along Hwy 93. The town has created a very interesting tour that will take you via a trail system to many of the best mining locations. Many of the structures have been restored. Enjoy a detailed map of the Mine Hill Tour and other trails in the area. Additional maps of this wonderful area are available at many businesses.
The Lost River Ranger District office is located in Mackay. They have a large supply of maps for hiking and adventuring in the mountain ranges surrounding this community.
The Lost River Range offers wonderful hunting and fishing opportunities.
The Mackay area offers miles and miles of hiking trails. The majority of Idaho 12ers are located within minutes of the small community.
Lower Cedar Creek Falls offers a family friendly hike that ends in a waterfall coming out of the mountains located above Mackay.
The Mackay Historical Society has created a very interesting tour that will take you via a great trail system to many of the best mining locations. The thing that makes this so special is that each place has a detailed explanation of what type of mining took place at the stop. Many of the structures have been restored and some have been turned into museums, this is something that is very rare to see along ATV trails.