On The Trail

Trails throughout Idaho offer plenty of accessible hikes for a casual stroll or a rugged journey through magnificent scenery. Ranches and outfitters also offer pack trips and trail rides for equestrians. Saddle up with experienced guides for the ride of a lifetime. Find hiking and horseback trails on public lands near you and follow these tips to recreate safely.

  • If you are a beginner, start with a short out-and-back hike.
  • Always wear protective gear and comfortable hiking shoes.
  • For sun safety, always wear sunscreen and consider bringing a hat.
  • Pack in plenty of water and high-energy snacks.
  • Stay on marked trails and yield right-of-way to hikers going uphill.
  • Consider hiking and riding at off-peak times to avoid congestion on the trails.