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1,227 mi 1,975 km of trail 16 Featured Hikes

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Featured Hikes in Eastern Idaho - 11

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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 Lots of nice wildflowers with nice views.
Intermediate

Kelly Mountain Loop

5.3 mi 8.5 km • Loop • 745 ft Ascent 227.21 m Ascent

(2) Rigby, ID
Favorite Switch backing up the Bald Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Bald Mountain Trail

5.3 mi 8.5 km • Point to Point • 3,229 ft Ascent 984.2 m Ascent

(9) Ketchum, 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 • Loop • 3,934 ft Ascent 1198.94 m Ascent

(2) Victor, 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 • Loop • 834 ft Ascent 254.23 m Ascent

(2) Pocatello, ID
Favorite This is on the downhill stretch just before reaching the finish.
Intermediate/Difficult

Gnarly Bear 25k/50k Race Course

16.3 mi 26.3 km • Loop • 2,903 ft Ascent 884.7 m Ascent

(4) Rigby, ID
Favorite One of a handful of offering piles
Intermediate

Proctor Mountain Loop

4.4 mi 7.0 km • Point to Point • 1,610 ft Ascent 490.81 m Ascent

(5) Sun Valley, ID
Favorite Northside of pioneer range iron bog drainage
Intermediate

Iron Bog Lake Out-and-Back

3.3 mi 5.3 km • Out and Back • 1,117 ft Ascent 340.48 m Ascent

(1) Arco, ID
Favorite From the trailhead looking up the canyon
Intermediate

Black Canyon Route

2.0 mi 3.3 km • Out and Back • 437 ft Ascent 133.18 m Ascent

(1) Arco, ID
Favorite Look at the great view the trail provides.
Easy/Intermediate

Cress Creek Nature Trail

1.3 mi 2.0 km • Loop • 287 ft Ascent 87.45 m Ascent

(7) Rigby, ID

Trails in Eastern Idaho - 223

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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
5.0 mi 8.0 km #2Waterfall Canyon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Irwin, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
5.0 mi 8.0 km Irwin, ID
6.6 mi 10.6 km #3Sterling Justice
Intermediate/Difficult
Pocatello, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
6.6 mi 10.6 km Pocatello, ID
4.3 mi 6.9 km #4Adams Gulch
Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
Difficult
4.3 mi 6.9 km Sun Valley, ID
8.7 mi 13.9 km #5Warm Springs Trail
Intermediate
Ketchum, ID
Intermediate
8.7 mi 13.9 km Ketchum, ID
18.5 mi 29.8 km #6Livingston Mill-Castle Divide
Intermediate/Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
18.5 mi 29.8 km Sun Valley, ID
40.3 mi 64.9 km #7Yellowstone / Grand Teton Rail Trail - S Fork Rd to Warm River…
Easy
West Yellowstone, MT
Easy
40.3 mi 64.9 km West Yellowstone, MT
0.6 mi 0.9 km #8Red Butte Access Trail
Difficult
Driggs, ID
Difficult
0.6 mi 0.9 km Driggs, ID
7.6 mi 12.3 km #9Eve's Gulch
Intermediate
Sun Valley, ID
Intermediate
7.6 mi 12.3 km Sun Valley, ID
2.4 mi 3.8 km #10Red Creek Trail
Intermediate
Victor, ID
Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.8 km Victor, ID
1.8 mi 3.0 km #11Upper City Creek Trail
Intermediate
Pocatello, ID
Intermediate
1.8 mi 3.0 km Pocatello, ID
4.4 mi 7.0 km #12Austin Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult
Irwin, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
4.4 mi 7.0 km Irwin, ID
3.9 mi 6.2 km #13Over The Top
Intermediate/Difficult
Pocatello, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
3.9 mi 6.2 km Pocatello, ID
0.3 mi 0.5 km #14Lower Fall Creek Trail #40897
Intermediate
Sun Valley, ID
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.5 km Sun Valley, ID
3.5 mi 5.6 km #15Chamberlain Creek Trail
Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
Difficult
3.5 mi 5.6 km Sun Valley, ID
30.8 mi 49.5 km #16Yellowstone / Grand Teton Rail Trail - Ashton to Tetonia
Easy
Ashton, ID
Easy
30.8 mi 49.5 km Ashton, ID
3.0 mi 4.8 km #17Rocky Peak Trail #230
Difficult
Victor, ID
Difficult
3.0 mi 4.8 km Victor, ID
0.4 mi 0.7 km #18Echo Crater Spur
Intermediate
Arco, ID
Intermediate
0.4 mi 0.7 km Arco, ID
7.9 mi 12.7 km #19Fall Creek Trail #4045
Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
Difficult
7.9 mi 12.7 km Sun Valley, ID
6.7 mi 10.7 km #20Two Dog
Intermediate
Hailey, ID
Intermediate
6.7 mi 10.7 km Hailey, ID

Photos of Eastern Idaho - 320

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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 )
Wildflowers galore in the early summer, especially in the lower sections of the canyon.
Jul 13, 2017 near Irwin, Not set (ID )
Looking to the east, and the others peaks along the Lost River Range, on the knife ridge after coming down Chicken-Out Ridge
Sep 3, 2019 near Challis, ID
Taken during the "Cowbell Race Series: Soup in the Snow" event the first Saturday of every February.
Jul 13, 2017 near Irwin, Not set (ID )
Experience the trail during the winter. Creates a whole new challenge.
Jul 13, 2017 near Irwin, Not set (ID )
Look at the great view the trail provides.
Jun 27, 2017 near Rigby, ID
This is another view from the top of Red Butte – You won't have a bad one no matter which direction you look.
Jun 24, 2017 near Victor, ID
A great view after a great climb. Enjoy the downhill, it won't last long.
Jul 11, 2018 near Arco, ID

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