Located in Challis Idaho in the heart of the scenic byway on the Salmon River

Hunting Season - Make Reservations Now -- 2018 BBR: Make Reservations starting Jan 20th

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Notice in the picture below the wildlife stopping for a rest at the Pioneer Motel


What can you do while in Challis?

Our website provides many links for activities in the Greater Challis Idaho area!

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The "green banner" in the picture above is from "TripAdvisor" and shows we're the winner of the 2016 Green Leader Award!

We offer a large range of services! 23 RV Spaces available year round. These include choices of 50, 30 and 20 amp service. “Big Rig” motor coaches are welcome at “The Pioneer” A large area is designated for tent sites. Driving an 18 wheeler? Plenty of room to park, so spend the night and use our showers.

Policy Statement: We require 48 hours for a cancellation. For cancellations that occur within (48) hours prior to the arrival date, the fee of (1) night room and tax will be charged to your credit card on file.

Cancellation Policy for Special Events such as BBR (Braun Brothers Reunion Concert Festival Weekend): No Refunds for first night if canceled before June 15, 2018 but any additional night will be refunded. However, if the reservation is canceled on or after June 16, 2018 there will be no refund which means that this policy for the special events will apply to all days of your reservations. These special events are outdoor events so there are no refunds do to the weather or things beyond our control.

Pets are not allowed during the Braun Brothers Reunion Concert Festival Weekend