Only Accessible During Summer, The Hike To Independence Lakes In Idaho Is Worth Every Step

Here at Only In Idaho, we’re firm believers that it’s never too early to start planning your summer adventures. After all, summertime in Idaho provides all sorts of fantastic adventure opportunities that are worth getting excited for, like the incredible hiking trail featured here. This trail is only accessible during summer, starting in July and sometimes extending into October, and you’ll see that it definitely belongs on your outdoor bucket list. Leading you straight to a chain of four alpine lakes, you’ll be left in total awe once you reach the end. Every step of this summer hike pays off, so consider tackling this adventure in the upcoming months.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

What do you think? What summer hike are YOU most excited about? Let us know in the comments below.