Getting to McCall, Idaho

McCall is a resort town on the western edge of Valley County, Idaho.  It is situated on the southern shore of Payette Lake, near the Payette National Forest. It is located approximately 100 miles north of Boise, along the Payette River Scenic Byway (Hwy 55).  The wedding venue (Blackhawk on the River, River Lodge) is located in the forest on the southwest edge of McCall near the municipal airport.  McCall is located: 101 miles from Boise; 502 miles from Seattle; 727 miles from Berkeley; 939 miles from Los Angeles; and 5,500 miles from Seoul.  The easiest place to fly into is the Boise International Airport (BOI).  From there, you can rent a car to drive to McCall.  To view a map on Google, click here.

Detailed Directions to
Blackhawk on the River, River Lodge

From the intersection of Deinhard Lane and Highway 55/N. 3rd St. (adjacent to McCall Airport), head west on Deinhard Lane, which then becomes Boydstun Street, then left (west) onto West Valley Road and follow to Wisdom Road. Turn left (south) on Wisdom Road. Turn right (west) onto West Mountain Road. Follow West Mountain Road to Blackhawk on the River, River Lodge. Notice the gated community of Blackhawk on the left.  The venue is visible from West Mountain Road and signs will further direct you. 

There are a variety of hotel and cabin options in McCall!  There are also several cabin/house rental options in the area. 



501 West Lake Street
McCall, Idaho 83638
Tel: 800.657.6464


1101 N. Third Street
McCall, Idaho 83638
Tel: 208.634.8105


211 South 3rd Street
McCall, Idaho 83638
Tel: 208.634.2230

Cabin + House Rentals

Vacation Rental By Owner

McCall is awesome.  Here is a small sampling of the things you can do in the area.


Eat & Drink

Salmon River Brewery 

The Narrows @ Shore Lodge


Bistro 45

Stacey Cakes


Mountain Biking

Rafting & Kayaking

Gold Fork Hot Springs





Ice Skating


Payette National Forest

Ponderosa State Park

Payette Lake