Ashton, ID Trails and Parks

Ashton has 16 trails in the vicinity, including 7 hiking trails and 3 for fly-fishing. These trails range from 5 to 170 miles in length. The most popular trails are Warm River Rail-Trail / Mesa Falls Scenic Loop, Mesa Falls Scenic Byway and Bechler River Trail and Bechler Canyon. Trails.com member Allison K. recently completed Henrys Fork–Harriman State Park.
  • Mesa Falls Scenic BywayView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  28 miles
    •  Guide

    A 28-mile paved road through a forest near Yellowstone National Park with views of waterfalls and the Grand Tetons. The Mesa Falls Scenic Byway ...

  • Warm River Rail-Trail / Mesa Falls Scenic LoopView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  2 hours, depending on speed of travel and length of stay at Mesa Falls scenic overlooks.
    •  14.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Scenic tour of Warm River area, towering Mesa Falls, and the Targhee National Forest. Located 9 miles northeast of Ashton. Tread: 5 miles of ...

  • Yellowstone Branch Line Railroad ROW TrailView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Hiking  
    •  38.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Known for scenic views of rivers, wildlife, and mountain ranges, this trail runs on a railroad right-of-way through the Caribou-Targhee National ...

  • Henrys Fork–Ashton Dam to Chester (“Sealy’s”)View Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Fly-Fishing  
    •  Guide

    This area is commonly referred to as “Sealy’s” because of nearby Sealy’s farm. Because it’s open year-round and has catch limits, fly fishing ...

  • Henrys Fork–Pine Haven to AshtonView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Fly-Fishing  
    •  Guide

    Pine Haven to Warm River—This remote area is highly rated for scenic beauty and is a good spot to get away from humans. However, you must work ...

  • Henrys Fork–Harriman State ParkView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Fly-Fishing  
    •  Guide

    To many fly fishers the seven miles of river in the Last Chance/Harriman State Park area is Henrys Fork. Despite siltation, weeds, and regulations, ...

  • West Yellowstone, MT, to Jackson, WYView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  2 to 2.5 hours
    •  125 miles
    •  Guide

    A three-state drive past two popular lake recreation areas that takes you across the Continental Divide, through high forest, then descends to ...

  • Palisades Reservoir to Henrys LakeView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  170 miles
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    A pleasant, 170-mile journey through forested hills and vast fields of potatoes, with the scenic backdrop of the Tetons as accompaniment. The ...

  • Bechler River TrailsView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    •  3-5 days
    •  41 miles
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    If you like the sight and sound of falling water, then you’ve hit the mother lode, because waterfalls are the prime attraction in this quiet ...

  • Coffee Pot RapidsView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Hiking  
    •  Day Hike
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    A pretty and popular area along the Henry’s Fork. In 1865 George Rea became the first homesteader in the area. He was canoeing down the calm ...

  • Box CanyonView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Hiking  
    •  Day Hike
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    This gentle walk along the Henry's Fork of the Snake River offers chances to view wildlife and beautiful cliffs. The trailhead is next to the ...

  • Beula LakeView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Hiking  
    •  7 miles
    •  Guide

    Located 15 miles west of the south entrance to Yellowstone National Park, along the very southern border of the park. A short day hike to a serene ...

  • Bechler River Trail and Bechler CanyonView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Hiking  
    •  40 miles
    •  Guide

    Located 27 miles east of Ashton, Idaho, in the southwest sector of Yellowstone National Park. A 3-to 5-day backpack trip into an incomparable ...

  • Bechler MeadowsView Trail Details

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    Ashton, ID

    • Hiking  
    •  11 miles
    •  Guide

    Located 24 miles east of Ashton, Idaho, in the southwest sector of Yellowstone National Park. A day hike into the exceptionally unusual, lesser-known ...

  • Bechler River DrainageView Trail Details

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    Ashton , ID

    • Fishing  
    •  Guide

    The Bechler River heads along the Continental Divide, crossing the Madison Plateau. It and its tributaries flow south or southwest toward their ...

  • Falls River DrainageView Trail Details

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    Ashton , ID

    • Fishing  
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    The Falls River and its major tributaries generally flow west or southwest from the southwest flank of the great volcanic plateau that forms ...