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Gems in Eastern Idaho - 3

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gem Favorite Silent Cone from the summit of the Inferno Cone.

Inferno Cone

(2) Arco, ID
gem Favorite Phantom Falls from the base of the falls.

Phantom Falls

(1) Hansen, ID
gem Favorite View of the distant hills along the North Crater Trail

Big Craters

(1) Arco, ID

Recommended Routes in Eastern Idaho - 14

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Favorite Pioneer Cabin awaits you (along with incredible mountain views) at the trail's end.
Difficult

Pioneer Cabin Loop

8.8 mi 14.2 km 3,019' Up 920.05 m Up 3,007' Down 916.58 m Down

Sun Valley, ID
Favorite Taken during the "Cowbell Race Series: Soup in the Snow" event the first Saturday of every February.
Intermediate

Upper Palisades Lake

14.4 mi 23.1 km 1,726' Up 526.16 m Up 1,726' Down 526.21 m Down

Irwin, ID
Favorite Fall colors
Intermediate

Lane-Porkchop-Harper-Adams Loop

6.1 mi 9.8 km 1,262' Up 384.51 m Up 1,261' Down 384.39 m Down

Sun Valley, ID
Favorite Pano view of the Boulder Mountains.
Intermediate

Chocolate Gulch Trail Loop

4.7 mi 7.5 km 768' Up 234.21 m Up 770' Down 234.69 m Down

Sun Valley, ID
Favorite Starting out on Cone, you'll immediately be treated to great valley views.
Intermediate

Lower and Upper City Creek

6.0 mi 9.7 km 834' Up 254.23 m Up 833' Down 253.8 m Down

Pocatello, ID
Favorite Switch backing up the Bald Mountain Trail
Difficult

Bald Mountain Trail

5.3 mi 8.5 km 3,229' Up 984.2 m Up 0' Down 0 m Down

Ketchum, ID
Favorite One of a handful of offering piles
Intermediate

Proctor Mountain Loop

4.4 mi 7.0 km 1,610' Up 490.81 m Up 1,610' Down 490.68 m Down

Sun Valley, ID
Favorite Lots of nice wildflowers with nice views.
Intermediate

Kelly Mountain Loop

5.3 mi 8.5 km 745' Up 227.21 m Up 744' Down 226.81 m Down

Rigby, ID
Favorite 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.
Difficult

Mt. Baird Out and Back

9.2 mi 14.9 km 3,934' Up 1198.94 m Up 3,933' Down 1198.76 m Down

Victor, ID

Eastern Idaho Hiking

  • 1,673 Miles 2,692 Kilometers of Trail
  • 19 Recommended Routes
  • 3 Gems Gems
  • 80 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 148 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 78 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Eastern Idaho - 287

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6.5 mi 10.4 km #1Targhee Creek Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Island Park, ID
Easy/Intermediate
Island Park, ID
3.9 mi 6.3 km #2Mt. Borah
Very Difficult
Challis, ID
Very Difficult
Challis, ID
6.6 mi 10.6 km #3Sterling Justice
Difficult
Pocatello, ID
Difficult
Pocatello, ID
40.3 mi 64.9 km #4Yellowstone / Grand Teton Rail Trail - S Fork Rd to Warm River…
Easy
West Yellowstone, MT
Easy
West Yellowstone, MT
30.8 mi 49.5 km #5Yellowstone / Grand Teton Rail Trail - Ashton to Tetonia
Easy
Ashton, ID
Easy
Ashton, ID
10.4 mi 16.8 km #6North Fork Indian Creek
Difficult
Hoback, WY
Difficult
Hoback, WY
3.5 mi 5.6 km #7Chamberlain Creek Trail
Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
1.0 mi 1.7 km #8Broken Top Trail
Intermediate
Arco, ID
Intermediate
Arco, ID
0.1 mi 0.1 km #9Spatter Cone Trail
Intermediate
Arco, ID
Intermediate
Arco, ID
4.3 mi 6.9 km #10Adams Gulch
Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
Difficult
Sun Valley, ID

Photos of Eastern Idaho - 357

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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 )
Trailhead
Oct 20, 2021 near Sun Valley, ID
Fall colors
Oct 19, 2021 near Sun Valley, ID
The Scout Mountain/Crestline Connector trail passes through a lovely evergreen canopy
Oct 21, 2021 near Pocatello, ID
A view from the Scout Mountain Nature Trail overlook
Oct 17, 2021 near Pocatello, ID
A view of Scout Mountain just after sunset from the Scout Mountain Nature Trail
Oct 17, 2021 near Pocatello, ID
Wildflowers galore in the early summer, especially in the lower sections of the canyon.
Jul 13, 2017 near Irwin, Not set (ID )
Looking down into Waterfall Canyon as you head down the switchbacks to connect to Austin Canyon
Aug 18, 2021 near Irwin, Not set (ID )