Hiking Idaho

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

Quote "In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks." John Muir

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

Book Front Cover, The Hiker's Guide Idaho's Sawtooth Country
NEW! Will ship by 12/1. Hiking Idaho is excited to announce the completion of The Hiker’s Guide Idaho’s Sawtooth Country. The 232-page guidebook highlights 60 of the greatest walking adventures in the Sawtooth, White Cloud and Salmon River mountains, all surrounding the Stanley Basin. Presented in an easy-to-follow format, this guidebook will help the novice hiker to the seasoned backcountry veteran discover some of the most beautiful hiking destinations in the area. Click here to order.


2016 Idaho Wilderness Calendar front cover


Our 2016 Idaho Wilderness Calendar is available. Click here for more information and to purchase.



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, written, and published in the last 5 years 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 all of 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.