Blue Lake, Idaho

January 17, 2018

Blue Lake is a beautiful lake tucked in Idaho's Boise National Forest. The hike to the lake is only 1 mile and it is fairly easy. The views are serene. Bring your camera, a fishing pole, and enjoy!

Additional Info:

Activities Hiking, Camping, Swimming, & fishing
Fishing Slow: Rainbow Trout (scented rubber worms)
Restrooms Vault Toilets (only at parking lot)
Difficulty Easy
Distance 1 Mile
Trailhead (44.4172639,-116.1341776)

Location:

Tips:

  • Bring a good lunch. There are many flat rocks along the shore making a perfect picnic experience.
  • Don't forget your swim suit. It's a perfect way to cool off during the hot summer days. 

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Pictures:

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike fire campfire snow

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike fire campfire snow  bbq steak wild

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike fire campfire snow  bbq steak wild

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike rainbow trout fishing

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike rainbow trout fishing

Blue Lake Idaho Boise National Forest hike



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