Escape the Crowds to Nature’s Playground in Stanley, Idaho

You’re adventurer at heart, and you’ve just stumbled upon the most amazing place you have likely never heard of.  Tucked away amid the peaks and valleys of Idaho’s central Rocky Mountains is the pristine crucible of beauty and adventure, Stanley.

Seated at the base of one of the most breathtaking mountain ranges in the west, the Sawtooth Mountains, on the banks of the Salmon River, Stanley is the home of endless adventure.  From myriad fishing and whitewater boating possibilities to hundreds of miles of hiking and mountain biking trails in the Sawtooth and White Cloud Mountains, to the beauty of its easily accessed beaches on Redfish, Alturas, Stanley and Petit Lakes, this is truly nature’s playground.

After you’ve battled the crowds of the west’s popular natural attractions this season, take a small detour and escape the masses to one of the last remaining authentic wilderness outposts in the west.  Head to the where true adventure calls itself home, Stanley, Idaho.

Pure Adventure for Days

Hop a shuttle boat across Redfish Lake and hike to the iconic Elephants Perch

Pedal a mountain bike on Fisher Creek Trail

Stand Up Paddle and explore Redfish Lake

Run the rapids of the famous Salmon River

Summit one of the Sawtooth Range’s seminal peaks

Launch your boat for a ski or wake surf on a high mountain lake

Saddle Up for a trail ride or overnight horseback adventure

Explore the backroads to remote vistas and ghost towns