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