McCall is a beautiful two hour drive north of Boise on the Payette River Scenic Byway, also known as Highway 55. After passing through Horseshoe Bend the drive follows the beautiful Payette River, a world class kayaking river, lined with majestic Ponderosa pines. The road follows the river for approximately 50 miles where you then leave the river and pass through the resort town of Cascade. Then you pass through Long Valley and farm country ending up in McCall.
Getting to River Ranch (location of Taste of McCall event)
River Ranch is situated along the Payette River just west of the McCall airport. From Hwy 55 turn west on Deinhard Lane. Take the next left on Mission Street. One mile south at 1002 Mission Street is River Ranch Road.