Merriam Lake

Mackay, Idaho 83251

Merriam Lake

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"Merriam is one of Idaho’s most beautiful lakes, set in a large cirque and dominated by
Mount Idaho, at 12,065 feet, Idaho’s seventh-tallest peak."

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Trail Information

Mackay
Nearby City
Dog-friendly
Accessibility
4
Distance
1,430 feet
Elevation Gain
Out-and-back
Trail Type
Moderate
Skill Level
2 days
Duration
Mid-July–late September
Season
8,160 feet
Trailhead Elevation
9,590 feet
Top Elevation
Challis Ranger District; (208) 879-4100
Local Contacts
USGS Burnt Creek, Elkhorn Creek, and Leatherman Peak ID
Local Maps

Activity Feed

Jul 2018