Hiking Amid Nature and History of the Snake River Plain
Hike and experience the diverse landscapes of the Snake River Plain, discovering its lava fields, ancient geology, natural history, and uniquely adapted flora.
Program No. 8753RJ
7 days
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At a Glance

Explore the natural history, geology, vegetation and wildlife of Idaho's Snake River Plain. Hikes with experience guides are based on ability groups and include the Sun Valley area, the “weird and scenic landscape” of Craters of the Moon National Monument, Silver Creek, and City of Rocks.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • At Craters of the Moon National Monument, hike a vast ocean of lava flows with scattered islands of cinder cones and sagebrush.
  • Lace up the boots to trek City of Rocks, a beautiful area with fascinating geologic features, rock climbers, plant and bird life, and several hiking trails.
  • Hike in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area around Sun Valley.

General Notes

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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