Located where two scenic highways intersect… An authentic, western, mining and ranching cowboy town of Challis, Idaho is truly the “Wilderness Gateway” to all your outdoor pursuits. Access unparalleled fly fishing along the Salmon River, explore the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness, catch a rodeo, float the river, ride horseback into wild horse country, or experience the best hunting the West has to offer all within minutes of the Watermark Inn.
The Watermark Inn, listed on the National Register of Historic Places under “Penwell House”, is located downtown on Garden Creek at 810 E. North Avenue, Challis, ID 83226 (Link to MapQuest). We are one block off of Main Street and situated in the heart of the Round Valley.
We invite you to unwind on our deck, overlooking Garden Creek, or sit around the fire pit under the lilac tree with our fantastic outdoor bar.
Our mission is to provide a deluxe retreat that complements the inspiring setting and allows for access to a world class outdoor experience.