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Welcome to Box Canyon ...

Box Canyon is located in Fremont County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Box Canyon: Box Cyn. (or less commonly used: Box Canyn. or Box Cnyn.)

Box Canyon is 6,180 feet [1,884 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Box Canyon is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Box Canyon lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Box Canyon: (208)

Communities Also Named Box Canyon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Box Canyon - it's located in California.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Box Canyon.

Communities near Box Canyon ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Box Canyon.

  • Island Park [Fremont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Island Park
    • Island Park [Fremont County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Box Canyon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 260 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Island Park have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Island Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Island Park<5>
  • Warm River [Fremont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warm River
    • Warm River [Fremont County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Box Canyon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warm River
  • Macks Inn [Fremont County]
  • Marysville [Fremont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marysville
    • Marysville [Fremont County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the south of Box Canyon
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marysville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ashton [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashton
      • Ashton [Fremont County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the south of Box Canyon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,042 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashton<5>
    • Kilgore [Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilgore
      • Kilgore [Clark County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the west of Box Canyon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kilgore
    • Squirrel [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Squirrel
      • Squirrel [Fremont County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the south of Box Canyon
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Squirrel have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Squirrel
    • West Yellowstone [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Yellowstone
      • West Yellowstone [Gallatin County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Box Canyon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,372 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Yellowstone have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Yellowstone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Yellowstone<5>
    • Lakeview [Beaverhead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeview
      • Lakeview [Beaverhead County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the northwest of Box Canyon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeview
    • Drummond [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drummond
      • Drummond [Fremont County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<3> to the south of Box Canyon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drummond have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drummond

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Box Canyon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Box Canyon.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Box Canyon. See our Newspapers Page for Box Canyon.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Box Canyon ...

Looking for more information about Box Canyon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Box Canyon, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Box Canyon.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Idaho

About Fremont County

About Idaho

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Box Canyon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Fremont County: www.co.fremont.id.us/

The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Idaho's counties, including Fremont, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Box Canyon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Box Canyon) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Box Canyon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Box CanyonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Box Canyon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3771, Longitude: -111.4026    
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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