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2,831 mi 4,556 km of trail 34 Runs

Gems 3 Gems Easy Trails 212 Trails Intermediate Trails 265 Trails Hard Trails 134 Trails
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Gems in Southwestern 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

(12) Homedale, ID

Runs in Southwestern Idaho - 34

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Favorite View of Alpine lake on our way up to Sawtooth lake
Intermediate

Sawtooth Lake (from Iron Creek Trailhead)

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

(30) 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

(22) Sun Valley, ID
Favorite Enjoy a bounty of indian paintbrush along the Pioneer Cabin Trail.
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 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 Flowers and pine trees abound on the Shingle Creek Trail!
Intermediate/Difficult

Shingle Creek-Mahalo-Dry Creek Loop

20.7 mi 33.3 km • Loop • 3,664 ft Ascent 1116.83 m Ascent

(6) Boise, ID
Favorite Seven Devils Road
Easy/Intermediate

Devil of a Drop

14.2 mi 22.9 km • Point to Point • 808 ft Ascent 246.29 m Ascent

(1) Joseph, OR
Favorite A gorgeous southerly view awaits from Bear Pete Mountain.
Intermediate

Legend of Bear Pete 30k

18.2 mi 29.3 km • Loop • 3,324 ft Ascent 1013.01 m Ascent

(1) McCall, ID

Trails in Southwestern Idaho - 577

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14.8 mi 23.9 km #1Seven Devils Trail #124
Intermediate/Difficult
Joseph, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
14.8 mi 23.9 km Joseph, OR
2.5 mi 3.9 km #2Boulder Lake Trail #105
Intermediate
McCall, ID
Intermediate
2.5 mi 3.9 km McCall, ID 13 
4.2 mi 6.7 km #3Louie Lake Trail
Intermediate
McCall, ID
Intermediate
4.2 mi 6.7 km McCall, ID 11 
7.0 mi 11.2 km #4Around the Mountain
Intermediate
Boise, ID
Intermediate
7.0 mi 11.2 km Boise, ID
3.4 mi 5.4 km #5Huckleberry Trail
Easy/Intermediate
McCall, ID
Easy/Intermediate
3.4 mi 5.4 km McCall, ID
4.8 mi 7.7 km #6Sunset 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 #7West Fork Rapid River Trail #113
Easy/Intermediate
Joseph, OR
Easy/Intermediate
12.5 mi 20.1 km Joseph, OR
1.2 mi 2.0 km #8Deadwood Hot Springs Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Cascade, ID
Easy/Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Cascade, ID
6.5 mi 10.5 km #9Eastside Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Boise, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
6.5 mi 10.5 km Boise, ID
11.8 mi 18.9 km #10South Boise Trail #101A
Easy/Intermediate
Joseph, OR
Easy/Intermediate
11.8 mi 18.9 km Joseph, OR
5.8 mi 9.3 km #11Goose Creek Trail #353
Intermediate/Difficult
McCall, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
5.8 mi 9.3 km McCall, ID
7.3 mi 11.8 km #12Washington Lake Trail
Intermediate
Sun Valley, ID
Intermediate
7.3 mi 11.8 km Sun Valley, ID
1.3 mi 2.1 km #13Echo Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Joseph, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
1.3 mi 2.1 km Joseph, OR
1.0 mi 1.6 km #14Slide Rock Lake Trail
Difficult
Joseph, OR
Difficult
1.0 mi 1.6 km Joseph, OR
4.3 mi 6.9 km #15Adams Gulch
Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
Difficult
4.3 mi 6.9 km Sun Valley, ID
10.2 mi 16.5 km #16East Fork Lake Fork Trail #104
Difficult
McCall, ID
Difficult
10.2 mi 16.5 km McCall, ID
5.5 mi 8.8 km #17Alturas Lake Creek Trail
Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
Difficult
5.5 mi 8.8 km Sun Valley, ID
8.7 mi 13.9 km #18Warm Springs Trail
Intermediate
Ketchum, ID
Intermediate
8.7 mi 13.9 km Ketchum, ID
3.1 mi 5.0 km #19Alpine Lakes Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Sun Valley, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
3.1 mi 5.0 km Sun Valley, ID
4.5 mi 7.2 km #20Jennie Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Idaho City, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
4.5 mi 7.2 km Idaho City, ID

Photos of Southwestern Idaho - 544

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Chamberlain Lake rainbow.
Mar 30, 2016 near Sun Valley, ID
Shoshone falls
Apr 23, 2015 near Twin Falls, ID
Pillar Falls overlook
Apr 23, 2015 near Twin Falls, ID
On the trail
Aug 9, 2018 near Sun Valley, ID
The Crestline Trail runs through mostly open stands of either young lodgepole pines or dead lodgepole stands.
Feb 1, 2017 near McCall, ID
Looking across Louie Lake at the north aspect of Jughandle Mountain
Jul 4, 2017 near McCall, ID
A meadow full of lupines graces the hills near Boulder Mountain.
Jan 29, 2017 near McCall, 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

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