Hiking & Trails

Hiking & Trails

Hiking to Stack Rock in the Boise Foothills

Most of the trail system around Stack Rock is part of the Ridge to Rivers system. The 2-mile Trail to Stack Rock begins near mile marker 13 on Bogus Basin Road and connects to the top of Sweet Connie.

Hiking & Trails

Trekking to a mountain yurt

The backcountry yurts around Idaho City are most popular in the winter, when it’s difficult to find an open day to rent them. Watch as former Statesman outdoors writer Pete Zimowsky takes you on a tour of the yurts.

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Hiking to Stack Rock in the Boise Foothills

Most of the trail system around Stack Rock is part of the Ridge to Rivers system. The 2-mile Trail to Stack Rock begins near mile marker 13 on Bogus Basin Road and connects to the top of Sweet Connie.
Idaho Statesman file Pete Zimowsky
Hiking to Stack Rock in the Boise Foothills 2:33

Hiking to Stack Rock in the Boise Foothills

Trekking to a mountain yurt 2:16

Trekking to a mountain yurt

The Statesman's Chadd Cripe explains the hike to Ryan Peak 4:33

The Statesman's Chadd Cripe explains the hike to Ryan Peak

Hiking the Oregon Trail in Idaho 2:56

Hiking the Oregon Trail in Idaho