The Best Hiking Trails in Idaho

Most Popular Idaho Hiking Trails

We've ranked the best places to hike in Idaho using our unique hiking trail popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a trail, the number of people who have hiked or wish they could hike at that hiking trail. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite hiking trails by submitting a trail review or creating a hiking wishlist today!

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Salmon (9), Boise (7), Ketchum (5), Hailey (4), (4), Leadore (4)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Rainbow Basin TrailAnderson Ranch, Idaho
2. Palisade Canyon To Upper Palisade LakePalisades, Idaho
3. East Side TrailBoise, Idaho
4. Lucky Peak State ParkBoise, Idaho
5. Ponderosa State ParkMcCall, Idaho
6. Packsaddle LakeTetonia, Idaho
7. Adams Gulch LoopKetchum, Idaho
8. Wind Cave Darby CanyonDriggs, Idaho
9. Gamlin Lake TrailSandpoint, Idaho
10. Fourth Of July Lake / Ants Basin / Robinson BarStanley, Idaho
11. Borah PeakArco, Idaho
12. Big Elk CreekIrwin, Idaho
13. Bruneau Dunes State ParkMountain Home, Idaho
14. Bruneau-Jarbidge River WildernessBoise, Idaho
15. Tamarack ResortCascade, Idaho
16. Eagle Island State ParkEagle, Idaho
17. Heyburn State ParkPlummer, Idaho
18. Round Lake State ParkSagle, Idaho
19. Beauty Bay Trail, Idaho
20. Halverson Lake TrailKuna, Idaho
21. Hulls Gulch National Recreation TrailBoise, Idaho
22. Continental Divide Trail: IdahoIdaho Falls, Idaho
23. BulldogHailey, Idaho
24. Bear Lake State ParkSt. Charles, Idaho
25. McCroskey State ParkMoscow, Idaho
26. Bald Mountain TrailKetchum, Idaho
27. Trail 8Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
28. Sawtooth LakeStanley, Idaho
29. Hard GuyBoise, Idaho
30. CDT ID10: Goldstone Lake Road to Miner Lake RoadDillon, Idaho
31. CDT ID03: Red Rock Pass Road to Ching Moose Road TrailheadIsland Park, Idaho
32. CDT ID06: NF-192 to Morrison LakeDubois, Idaho
33. CDT ID08: Bannock Pass to Lemhi PassLeadore, Idaho
34. CDT ID09: Lemhi Pass to Goldstone Lake RoadDillon, Idaho
35. CDT ID12: Gibbonsville Road to Chief Joseph Trailhead and MT Hwy 43Gibbonsville, Idaho
36. CDT ID05: Interstate 15 to NF-192Spencer, Idaho
37. CDT ID04: Ching Moose Road Trailhead to Interstate 15St Anthony, Idaho
38. CDT ID07: Morrison Lake to Bannock PassDell, Idaho
39. The ButteMenan, Idaho
40. Elkhorn LoopIdaho City, Idaho
41. Bear BasinMccall, Idaho
42. Three Mile RidgeNorth Fork, Idaho
43. Priest Lake State ParkCoolin, Idaho
44. Trap Creek - Swamp Creek LoopStanley, Idaho
45. Haystack/Stormy/Virginia/ShoupSalmon, Idaho
46. Lava Trail SystemBlackfoot, Idaho
47. Gibson Jack/west ForkPocatello, Idaho
48. Goose Creek Falls TrNew Meadows, Idaho
49. Wagonhammer Trail SystemSalmon, Idaho
50. Lambs GulchHailey, Idaho
51. Discovery Hill TrailsSalmon, Idaho
52. Williams Summit TrailsSalmon, Idaho
53. Rocky Creek LoopLeadore, Idaho
54. Lost Trail-twin Creeks RidgeSalmon, Idaho
55. Snowbank TrailHowe, Idaho
56. Craters of the Moon National MonumentArco, Idaho
57. Nez Perce National Historical ParkSpalding, Idaho
58. Yellowstone National ParkYellowstone National Park, Idaho
59. Big Timber Creek TailLeadore, Idaho
60. Sheep Creek to Carmen CreekNorth Fork, Idaho
61. Castle Rocks State ParkAlmo, Idaho
62. Dworshak State ParkLenore, Idaho
63. Farragut State ParkAthol, Idaho
64. Harriman State ParkIsland Park, Idaho
65. Hells Gate State ParkLewiston, Idaho
66. HenryIsland Park, Idaho
67. Lake Cascade State ParkCascade, Idaho
68. Lake Walcott State ParkRupert, Idaho
69. Land of Yankee Fork State ParkChallis, Idaho
70. Massacre Rocks State ParkAmerican Falls, Idaho
71. Thousand Springs State ParkHagerman, Idaho
72. Three Island Crossing State ParkGlenns Ferry, Idaho
73. Winchester Lake State ParkWinchester, Idaho
74. City of Rocks National ReserveAlmo, Idaho
75. Herd Lake Campsite & OverlookChallis, Idaho
76. Kestler To Bob's LoopBoise, Idaho
77. Continental Divide To 3 Mile RidgeGibbonsville, Idaho
78. Continental Divide Trail; Upper Sheep Creek To Carmen CreekSalmon, Idaho
79. CDT-Grizzly Hill NorthLeadore, Idaho
80. Mill Cr.-East Fork Hayden Tr. 181Salmon, Idaho
81. Sugar Loaf LoopKimberly, Idaho
82. Delaney Creek National Recreation Trail HikeClarkia, Idaho
83. Crystal Lake Trails, Idaho
84. Mirror Lake Trailhead, Idaho
85. Big Lost River TrailMackay, Idaho
86. Jimmy Smith Lake TrailChallis, Idaho
87. Croy Creek Trail SystemHailey, Idaho
88. Creek Creek Nature TrailIdaho Falls, Idaho
89. North Menan Butte TrailIdaho Falls, Idaho
90. Mineral Ridge National Recreation Trail, Idaho
91. Wilson Creek Trail SystemMarsing, Idaho
92. Lookout Mountain National Recreation Trail (Marble Creek Trail System)Clarkia, Idaho
93. Sun Peak TrailKetchum, Idaho
94. WarM Springs TrailKetchum, Idaho
95. CorralsBoise, Idaho
96. Loon Lake TrailMccall, Idaho
97. Henry Creek TrailSalmon, Idaho
98. Bullion ConnectorHailey, Idaho
99. 12 Hours Of Disco CourseSalmon, Idaho
100. White Clouds TrailsKetchum, Idaho