Hiking Idaho

If you love to get outdoors, hike, and explore spectacular Idaho mountains, you have come to the right place.

Whether you are a day hiker, backpacker, or an outdoor novice, Hiking Idaho has the guidebooks to help you discover Central and Southwest Idaho.

NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER! After an arduous and exploratory summer discovering new trails, Scott Marchant is excited to announce the completion of his newest hiking guidebook—The Hiker’s Guide McCall & Cascade (2nd Edition). The 240-page guidebook showcases 65 of the greatest walking adventures in the mountains near McCall, New Meadows, Cascade and Stolle Meadows.

The book is expected to arrive in Boise by April 21st. Pre-order your guidebook and receive a free Idaho wildflower calendar with each book—regardless of the guidebook title. Order two different books, get two free calendars! Click here for more information and to pre-order.


Our 2017 Idaho Wilderness Calendar and our 2017 Idaho Wildflower Calendar are still available.

2017 Idaho Wilderness Calendar front cover2017 Idaho Wildflower Calendar front coverFor the Wilderness Calendar, click here for more information and to purchase.

For the Wildflower Calendar, click here.




North Fork of the Boise RiverOur Guidebooks. If you are heading to the Salmon River, Sawtooth, Pioneer, White Cloud, Boise, West, Owyhee, or Smoky Mountains, our guidebooks will help you discover the best hiking trails in the area. All of our guidebooks have been hiked and written by the same author, Scott Marchant, giving you the most up-to-date trail information available. Our guidebooks are filled with relevant information, great maps, outstanding photography, and inspirational text.

Where to Get Our Guidebooks

The Hiking Idaho outdoor guidebooks are available through many retailers throughout Boise, Stanley, Ketchum, McCall, and Cascade. You can purchase the guidebooks here on our website or look to meet the author and purchase books directly from Hiking Idaho during spring, summer, and fall at the Capital City Public Market in downtown Boise.

Our commitment to you is to deliver the most accurate and detailed trail information available so you can plan your next outdoor hiking adventure.