Hiking is arguably one of the most popular activities in Idaho. Why? Well, just about anyone can do it since Idaho is home to hundreds of trails for varying skill levels. It doesn’t cost money, yet the payoff is exemplary. Is there a better feeling than getting to the peak elevation of a hike and getting rewarded with one of Idaho’s heart-stopping views? Definitely not. The trail featured here represents that exact moment where you get to the pinnacle point of a hike and have to stop and just take it all in. This hike is unique for many reasons, but especially because it’s one of the most accessible places to view bald eagles as they migrate to the area once a year!

Have you done the Mineral Ridge hike? Share your experiences with us in the comments! There are so many magical hiking trails in Idaho, it can be hard to choose which one to explore…but If There Are Only 5 Hikes You Ever Do In Idaho, Make Them These.

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