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4,112 mi 6,617 km of trail 49 Featured Hikes

Gems 3 Gems Easy Trails 313 Trails Intermediate Trails 370 Trails Hard Trails 171 Trails
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Gems in Idaho - 3

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gem Favorite Sawtooth Lake.

Sawtooth Lake

(11) Idaho City, ID
gem Favorite Clowns have vandalized it over the years but it is still very powerful to behold and ponder what these men survived.

B-23 Dragon Bomber Crash Site

(2) McCall, ID
gem Favorite Jump Creek Falls - an easy trail to a surprising little oasis.

Jump Creek Falls

(11) Homedale, ID

Featured Hikes in Idaho - 43

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Favorite Above Alpine Lake, views of the Sawtooth Mountains looking north.
Intermediate

Sawtooth Lake (from Iron Creek Trailhead)

9.4 mi 15.2 km • Out and Back • 1,747 ft Ascent 532.57 m Ascent

(29) Challis, ID
Favorite The talus slope below Alice Lake as seen from the Pettit Creek Trail, looking at the White Cloud Wilderness.
Intermediate/Difficult

Alice-Toxaway Loop

19.1 mi 30.8 km • Loop • 2,985 ft Ascent 909.97 m Ascent

(20) Sun Valley, ID
Favorite View from Tubbs Hill trailhead
Easy/Intermediate

Tubbs Hill Main Trail

2.0 mi 3.2 km • Loop • 252 ft Ascent 76.72 m Ascent

(19) Coeur d…, ID
Favorite Pioneer Cabin awaits you (along with incredible mountain views) at the trail's end.
Intermediate/Difficult

Pioneer Cabin Loop

8.8 mi 14.2 km • Loop • 3,019 ft Ascent 920.05 m Ascent

(4) Sun Valley, ID
Favorite Experience the trail during the winter. Creates a whole new challenge.
Intermediate

Upper Palisades Lake

14.4 mi 23.1 km • Out and Back • 1,726 ft Ascent 526.16 m Ascent

(7) Irwin, ID
Favorite Dog friendly!
Intermediate

Truly Around the Mountain Bogus Basin

12.8 mi 20.6 km • Point to Point • 2,051 ft Ascent 625.28 m Ascent

(2) Boise, ID
Favorite Fall colors erupt on the Lake Fork Trail.
Difficult

Snowslide to Lake Fork

11.8 mi 18.9 km • Point to Point • 2,269 ft Ascent 691.54 m Ascent

(2) McCall, ID
Favorite Grandmother Mountain Trail
Intermediate

Grandmother and Grandfather Mountains

7.9 mi 12.8 km • Loop • 1,397 ft Ascent 425.9 m Ascent

(1) Clarkia, ID

Trails in Idaho - 805

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6.5 mi 10.4 km #1Targhee Creek Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Island Park, ID
Easy/Intermediate
6.5 mi 10.4 km Island Park, ID
2.5 mi 3.9 km #2Boulder Lake Trail #105
Intermediate
McCall, ID
Intermediate
2.5 mi 3.9 km McCall, ID 13 
14.8 mi 23.9 km #3Seven Devils Trail #124
Intermediate/Difficult
Joseph, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
14.8 mi 23.9 km Joseph, OR
4.2 mi 6.7 km #4Louie Lake Trail
Intermediate
McCall, ID
Intermediate
4.2 mi 6.7 km McCall, ID 11 
7.0 mi 11.2 km #5Around the Mountain
Intermediate
Boise, ID
Intermediate
7.0 mi 11.2 km Boise, ID
3.4 mi 5.4 km #6Huckleberry Trail
Easy/Intermediate
McCall, ID
Easy/Intermediate
3.4 mi 5.4 km McCall, ID
4.8 mi 7.7 km #7Sunset Mountain Road #316
Intermediate/Difficult
Idaho City, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
4.8 mi 7.7 km Idaho City, ID
12.5 mi 20.1 km #8West Fork Rapid River Trail #113
Easy/Intermediate
Joseph, OR
Easy/Intermediate
12.5 mi 20.1 km Joseph, OR
5.0 mi 8.0 km #9Waterfall Canyon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Irwin, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
5.0 mi 8.0 km Irwin, ID
1.2 mi 2.0 km #10Deadwood Hot Springs Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Cascade, ID
Easy/Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Cascade, ID
6.6 mi 10.6 km #11Sterling Justice
Intermediate/Difficult
Pocatello, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
6.6 mi 10.6 km Pocatello, ID
4.4 mi 7.1 km #12Reynolds Creek Trail (W610)
Intermediate/Difficult
Murphy, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
4.4 mi 7.1 km Murphy, ID
5.8 mi 9.3 km #13Goose Creek Trail #353
Intermediate/Difficult
McCall, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
5.8 mi 9.3 km McCall, ID
6.5 mi 10.5 km #14Eastside Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Boise, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
6.5 mi 10.5 km Boise, ID
4.1 mi 6.6 km #15Mineral Point Trail #82
Intermediate
Sandpoint, ID
Intermediate
4.1 mi 6.6 km Sandpoint, ID
11.8 mi 18.9 km #16South Boise Trail #101A
Easy/Intermediate
Joseph, OR
Easy/Intermediate
11.8 mi 18.9 km Joseph, OR
4.8 mi 7.8 km #17Bernard Peak Trail (#37)
Intermediate
Spirit Lake, ID
Intermediate
4.8 mi 7.8 km Spirit Lake, ID
7.3 mi 11.8 km #18Washington Lake Trail
Intermediate
Sun Valley, ID
Intermediate
7.3 mi 11.8 km Sun Valley, ID
1.3 mi 2.1 km #19Echo Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Joseph, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
1.3 mi 2.1 km Joseph, OR
1.0 mi 1.6 km #20Slide Rock Lake Trail
Difficult
Joseph, OR
Difficult
1.0 mi 1.6 km Joseph, OR

Photos of Idaho - 802

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Chamberlain Lake rainbow.
Mar 30, 2016 near Sun Valley, ID
Looking to the north at the top of Baird you are rewarded with a fantastic view of the Tetons. Pictures don't do it justice.
Jul 13, 2018 near Irwin, Not set (ID )
Shoshone falls
Apr 23, 2015 near Twin Falls, ID
Pillar Falls overlook
Apr 23, 2015 near Twin Falls, ID
Above Alpine Lake, views of the Sawtooth Mountains looking north.
May 27, 2016 near Idaho City, ID
Grandmother Mountain Trail
Oct 8, 2017 near Clarkia, ID
Wildflowers galore in the early summer, especially in the lower sections of the canyon.
Jul 13, 2017 near Irwin, Not set (ID )
Looking across Louie Lake at the north aspect of Jughandle Mountain
Jul 4, 2017 near McCall, ID

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