This Magical Hike Through An Idaho Forest Is Unexpectedly Colorful

Here in Idaho, hiking season is every season. Although spring and summer are the seasons where you’ll likely see more people on the trail, there’s something magical about embarking on a fall hike. Luckily for us, there are plenty of wonderful hiking trails in the Gem State that are utterly picturesque all year long. One of these trails is the little-known Louie Lake Trail near McCall. This colorful hike is absolutely fantastic no matter what time of year it is. As you traverse through the forest, you’ll be overwhelmed with rich and beautiful colors. This is bound to become one of your favorite trails so keep reading to learn all about it.

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Have you hiked the Louie Lake Trail? This hike looks downright magical. Check out our list of 7 Short and Sweet Fall Hikes In Idaho for more noteworthy trails to put on your to-do list!