Misc. Outdoor

Wyoming Creek Campsite

49.6 Miles from Rexburg

Located in the Targhee National Forest, this unnamed camp site is close to the road and offers a bear box. There is a small creek that runs nearby, but no filtered water is…

Sheep Falls

51.3 Miles from Rexburg

Located right next to the Wyoming border in the Targhee National Forest, about 51.4 miles from Rexburg, Sheep Falls is a fantastic destination for hikers, horseback riders, and ATV riders alike. You…

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Ashton to Tetonia Trail

The Ashton to Tetonia Bike trail, one of the best-kept secrets in Idaho, provides a fun day outdoors. The trail is smooth and packed with a gravel and dirt combination that allows riders…

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Osborne Bridge

45 Miles from Rexburg

The Snake River is deep and there are only select spots where crossing the river is practical. Osborne Bridge is one of those. Often a favorite spot for fishing, Osborne Bridge houses many Rainbow…

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Fall Creek Falls

51.9 Miles from Rexburg

Fall Creek Falls is a must-see for all waterfall enthusiasts here in Idaho. With an elevation of 5,280 feet and a 60-foot descent into the Snake River, Fall Creek Falls widen as it drops and…

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Black Canyon To Big Burns

Black Canyon to Big Burns is a 12.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Idaho Falls, ID that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used…

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Lava Hot Springs Hot Pools

112 Miles from Rexburg

Lava Hot Springs is formed from hot water bubbling out of natural underground springs. This water is full of minerals, but has no sulfur and no bad odor. Over 2.5 million gallons…

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Clark Hill Overlook

35 Miles from Rexburg

Located on U.S. 26, this rest stop has a gorgeous scenic view over the snake river. This is the perfect place to stretch your legs or walk the dog. The rest area…

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Big Springs

64 Miles from Rexburg

Big Springs is one of the largest springs in the country. It is the headwaters of Henry’s Fork River. More than 300 miles of trails are groomed for snowmobilers.  Warming huts are…

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Zoo Idaho

80.9 Miles from Rexburg

Becoming Zoo Idaho In 2016, the former Pocatello Zoo—also known as the Ross Park Zoo—officially became Zoo Idaho. The name reflects the zoo’s identity as an indigenous species zoo, which houses numerous…

Ririe Reservoir

24 Miles from Rexburg

The Ririe Dam was built for flood control and irrigation in 1972. The body of water in Ririe Lake covers 1,560 acres. It is emptied each fall for farming needs, but it offers…

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Sawtell Peak

62 Miles from Rexburg

Information: The Sawtell Peak is a twelve-mile route that climbs to the top of the Sawtell Peak, a 9875-foot summit. The route follows a well-conditioned gravel road. This road, called Sawtell Peak Road,…

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Darby Wind Caves Idaho

58 Miles from Rexburg

Wind Caves Idaho Beautiful scenery, a pleasant hike, and a rewarding cave all describe the moderate hike to the Wind Caves Idaho in Darby Canyon. In the summertime, you will see patches…

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Quake Lake

92.3 Miles from Rexburg

If you are looking for a little historical adventure, visit Earthquake Lake (commonly referred to as “Quake Lake”). On August 17, 1959 there was an earthquake at this location in Southern Montana…

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Kelly Canyon

23 Miles from Rexburg

Kelly Canyon Ski Resort Kelly Canyon Ski Resort is located in the Targhee National Forest.  It offers great recreational activities for all ages with over 740 acres of skiable area and 26 ski trails….

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Civil Defense Caves

24 Miles from Rexburg

The Civil Defense Caves The Civil Defense caves are lava tubes. Lava tubes are formed when molten lava flows steadily in a confined channel for many hours or days. The flows develop…

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Heise Hot Springs

19.7 Miles from Rexburg

Nestled along Idaho’s famous Snake River, Heise Hot Springs is just 20 miles east of Idaho Falls, Idaho. Airport transportation can be arranged; car rentals are available. Located three miles North off of…

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Rigby Lake

14 Miles from Rexburg

Rigby Lake Rigby Lake, also known as Jefferson County Lake, is located about 12 miles south of Rexburg, just off the North Rigby exit. This lake is great for family recreation featuring…

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Idaho Centennial Carousel

The Idaho Centennial Carousel is Idaho’s only antique wooden carousel. It is one of 170 antique wooden carousels still existing in the United States.  The carousel is housed at Porter Park. This…

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