By: Ralph & Jackie J. Maughan
Lace up your boots and sample more than 100 trails in Idaho's vast undeveloped backcountry and wilderness areas. Discover pink granite peaks of the Sawtooth Range, big tree country in the Selkirk Mountain rain forest, and Hells Canyon - the deepest gorge in North America. Idaho offers hikers some of the most magnificent and rugged mountain scenery in the Lower 48 as well as peaceful alpine meadows, sparkling lakes, excellent fishing, and the chance to see high-country wildlife. Veteran hikers and outdoor writers Ralph Maughan and Jakie Johnson Maughan will introduce you to this and more.
Use this guide for:
- Up-to-date trail information
- Accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails
- Difficulty ratings for each hike
- Detailed trail maps
- Zero-impact camping tips
Whether you are a day-tripper or long-distance hiker, old hand or novice, you'll find trails suited to every ability and interest throughout Idaho.