Redfish Lake Trail

HARD 25 reviews
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Redfish Lake Trail is a 14.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Stanley, Idaho that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
14.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
3307 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

walking

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

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4 months ago

Exceptional hike and light traffic:)

4 months ago

Did this trail Memorial Day weekend. It was incredibly beautiful. We made it all the way to the bench despite the snow. Absolutely loved it and it was worth it. This is definitely a trail for adults and teenagers. I would not do this hike with kids.

4 months ago

Beautiful views, lots of natural obstacles. Just my speed.

4 months ago

Great hike for viewing wildflowers!

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Tuesday, September 06, 2016

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Saturday, July 23, 2016

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Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Amazingly beautiful!!! We hiked it with two kids (ages 7 and 3). The three year old was in the backpack for 98% of the hike, but our seven year old did great. He was tired at the end. We took the boat back instead of hiking back.

Monday, July 04, 2016

We've hiked numerous trails across the west, and this one offered us some of the most epic views we've had the opportunity to experience. Along with hundreds of different butterflies, wild flowers, birds, beautiful trees and wild life.
If you don't feel like hiking back after a 7.5 mile adventure to the inlet, you can hop on the ferry boat and enjoy a beautiful ride back to the lodge.
This trail is EPIC! If you get the chance and are in decent shape, hike this trail. It's absolutely worth it!

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Sunday, October 11, 2015

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Saturday, October 03, 2015

Awesome scenery. Hiked to bench lakes one day. Hiked to Marshall lake another day. Breathtaking views. A must see.

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Thursday, August 06, 2015

I did a portion of this trail as an out and back hike. I started from the Redfish Lake TH and went to the first two Bench Lakes before turning around. It's a moderate hike, but the views are spectacular! About 10 miles RT.