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!

New! Find the best hiking trails by city:
Salmon (9), Boise (7), Ketchum (5), (4), Stanley (4), Hailey (4)

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. Tamarack ResortCascade, Idaho
15. Eagle Island State ParkEagle, Idaho
16. Heyburn State ParkPlummer, Idaho
17. Round Lake State ParkSagle, Idaho
18. Beauty Bay Trail, Idaho
19. Halverson Lake TrailKuna, 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. Trail 8Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
27. Sawtooth LakeStanley, Idaho
28. Hard GuyBoise, Idaho
29. CDT ID10: Goldstone Lake Road to Miner Lake RoadDillon, Idaho
30. CDT ID03: Red Rock Pass Road to Ching Moose Road TrailheadIsland Park, Idaho
31. CDT ID06: NF-192 to Morrison LakeDubois, Idaho
32. CDT ID08: Bannock Pass to Lemhi PassLeadore, Idaho
33. CDT ID09: Lemhi Pass to Goldstone Lake RoadDillon, Idaho
34. CDT ID12: Gibbonsville Road to Chief Joseph Trailhead and MT Hwy 43Gibbonsville, Idaho
35. CDT ID05: Interstate 15 to NF-192Spencer, Idaho
36. CDT ID04: Ching Moose Road Trailhead to Interstate 15St Anthony, Idaho
37. CDT ID07: Morrison Lake to Bannock PassDell, Idaho
38. The ButteMenan, Idaho
39. Elkhorn LoopIdaho City, Idaho
40. Bear BasinMccall, Idaho
41. Three Mile RidgeNorth Fork, Idaho
42. Priest Lake State ParkCoolin, Idaho
43. Trap Creek - Swamp Creek LoopStanley, Idaho
44. Haystack/Stormy/Virginia/ShoupSalmon, Idaho
45. Lava Trail SystemBlackfoot, Idaho
46. Gibson Jack/west ForkPocatello, Idaho
47. Goose Creek Falls TrNew Meadows, Idaho
48. Wagonhammer Trail SystemSalmon, Idaho
49. Lambs GulchHailey, Idaho
50. Discovery Hill TrailsSalmon, Idaho
51. Williams Summit TrailsSalmon, Idaho
52. Rocky Creek LoopLeadore, Idaho
53. Lost Trail-twin Creeks RidgeSalmon, Idaho
54. Snowbank TrailHowe, Idaho
55. Craters of the Moon National MonumentArco, Idaho
56. Nez Perce National Historical ParkSpalding, Idaho
57. Yellowstone National ParkYellowstone National Park, Idaho
58. Big Timber Creek TailLeadore, Idaho
59. Sheep Creek to Carmen CreekNorth Fork, Idaho
60. Castle Rocks State ParkAlmo, Idaho
61. Dworshak State ParkLenore, Idaho
62. Farragut State ParkAthol, Idaho
63. Harriman State ParkIsland Park, Idaho
64. Hells Gate State ParkLewiston, Idaho
65. HenryIsland Park, Idaho
66. Lake Cascade State ParkCascade, Idaho
67. Lake Walcott State ParkRupert, Idaho
68. Land of Yankee Fork State ParkChallis, Idaho
69. Massacre Rocks State ParkAmerican Falls, Idaho
70. Thousand Springs State ParkHagerman, Idaho
71. Three Island Crossing State ParkGlenns Ferry, Idaho
72. Winchester Lake State ParkWinchester, Idaho
73. City of Rocks National ReserveAlmo, Idaho
74. Herd Lake Campsite & OverlookChallis, Idaho
75. Kestler To Bob's LoopBoise, Idaho
76. Continental Divide To 3 Mile RidgeGibbonsville, Idaho
77. Continental Divide Trail; Upper Sheep Creek To Carmen CreekSalmon, Idaho
78. CDT-Grizzly Hill NorthLeadore, 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. Big Lost River TrailMackay, Idaho
85. Jimmy Smith Lake TrailChallis, Idaho
86. Croy Creek Trail SystemHailey, Idaho
87. Creek Creek Nature TrailIdaho Falls, Idaho
88. North Menan Butte TrailIdaho Falls, Idaho
89. Mineral Ridge National Recreation Trail, Idaho
90. Wilson Creek Trail SystemMarsing, Idaho
91. Lookout Mountain National Recreation Trail (Marble Creek Trail System)Clarkia, Idaho
92. Sun Peak TrailKetchum, Idaho
93. WarM Springs TrailKetchum, Idaho
94. CorralsBoise, Idaho
95. Loon Lake TrailMccall, Idaho
96. Henry Creek TrailSalmon, Idaho
97. Bullion ConnectorHailey, Idaho
98. 12 Hours Of Disco CourseSalmon, Idaho
99. White Clouds TrailsKetchum, Idaho
100. Fisher Creek To Williams CreekStanley, Idaho