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The Best Backpacking in Lowman

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Top backpacking spots in and near Lowman

  • Lowman, Idaho

    Ski or Snowshoe to Stargaze Yurt

    5.0
    2.6 mi / 549 ft gain
    Gaze at the stars on a crisp night from one of Idaho Park & Rec's best backcountry yurts! Cook a meal in the middle of nowhere with all of the provided utensils. Sleep to the glow of a crackling wood fire as the cozy stove keeps you warm through the night.The adventure begins at Beaver Cree...
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  • Boise County, Idaho

    Snowshoe to Skyline Yurt

    5.0
    5 mi / 650 ft gain
    This is one of many great Idaho Parks & Rec backcountry yurts. It sits on a ridge above some excellent tree skiing with views that make the hike well worth it! The wood stove will keep you warm on the coldest of nights, and the kitchen has all the utensils to make a delicious meal. Depending ...
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  • Boise County, Idaho

    Jennie Lake Trail

    4.0
    8.38 mi / 1998 ft gain
    Perhaps one of the best beginner-esque lake hikes closest to Boise, making your way to Jennie Lake can either be packed-in overnight or and out-and-back day hike. You'll be delighted by the secluded ambiance of the lake and the cool mountain breeze rushing through the pines. Getting There: Make ...
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Trail Creek Lakes from Grandjean Trailhead

    10.52 mi / 2976 ft gain
    Trail Creek Lakes from Grandjean Trailhead is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Lowman, Idaho.
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Backpack to Trail Creek Lakes

    4.7
    11 mi / 2900 ft gain
    Based in Grandjean, one of the lesser utilized access points to the Sawtooth mountains, this trailhead is one of the most accessible in the range. A short trek on a dirt road, smooth for even Prius standards, off the highway is the gateway to mountainous adventure.The hike starts at 5200' above s...
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    South Fork Payette River Trail #452

    27.73 mi / 2549 ft gain
    South Fork Payette River Trail #452 is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Lowman, Idaho.
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Grand Sawtooths Loop

    74.96 mi / 15925 ft gain
    Grand Sawtooths Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Lowman, Idaho.
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Baron Pass to Upper Baron Lake

    21.76 mi / 3684 ft gain
    Baron Pass to Upper Baron Lake is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Lowman, Idaho.
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  • Boise, Idaho

    Steel Lake

    7.2 mi / 1980 ft gain
    Steel Mountain, which defines the highest point of the Boise National Forest, has the impressive qualities of its neighboring Sawtooths. From its few alpine lakes to its sharp cliff-like ridges, Steel Mountain has something for everybody, as long as you’re willing to work for it. The closest est...
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Cape Horn to Lola Lakes

    8.03 mi / 2795 ft gain
    Cape Horn to Lola Lakes is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Lowman, Idaho.
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  • Cascade, Idaho

    Blue Bunch Mountain Trail

    8.2 mi / 2346 ft gain
    Blue Bunch Mountain Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Stanley, Idaho.
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Backpack to Marten and Kelly Lakes

    5.0
    10 mi
    The Sawtooth mountain range consists of hundreds, maybe thousands, of small, crystal clear lakes. Because of the sheer number of lakes, there are many destinations where the foot traffic is considerably low. Most weekend packers will stick to the familiar: they find themselves hiking to Sawtooth ...
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Stanley Lake To Alpine Lake

    18.38 mi / 4019 ft gain
    Stanley Lake To Alpine Lake is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflower slocated near Stanley, Idaho.
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Goat Lake and Goat Falls via Iron Creek Trail, Alpine Way Trail

    8.16 mi / 1624 ft gain
    Goat Lake and Goat Falls via Iron Creek Trail, Alpine Way Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Stanley, Idaho.
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Backpack to Sawtooth Lake

    4.9
    10 mi
    Sawtooth Lake is "must-see" for Idaho hikers or any outdoor enthusiasts visiting the Sawtooth National Forest. The five mile trek to the lake is made worthwhile by breathtaking, photogenic alpine lakes and the crisp, clean Idaho air. It's up to you whether to day hike the trail or to camp at the ...
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  • Lowman, Idaho

    Alpine Way to Stanley Lake Trail

    17.34 mi / 3491 ft gain
    Alpine Way to Stanley Lake Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Stanley, Idaho.
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