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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Boise (8), Salmon (8), Leadore (4), (4), Ketchum (4), Idaho Falls (3)

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