Fall colors in Idaho

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Fall Adventure in Stanley, ID

There’s no time in the Sawtooths quite like autumn. Not only are the summer crowds gone, but the cool, crisp weather still allows you to enjoy the great outdoors without getting too hot! So, are you ready to enjoy your fall adventure in Stanley, ID? Keep reading to discover our favorite activities to try during this time of the year! 

For more ways to make the most of your trip to the Sawtooths, be sure to request access to our complimentary Adventure Guide.

Plan Your Fall Adventure in Stanley, ID With These Activities 


No fall adventure in Stanley, ID, is complete without hiking through the Sawtooth wilderness. Head over to our sister property, the Redfish Lake Lodge, to enjoy a myriad of pathways and trails the weave and wind through some of the most stunning natural landscapes in our great state. You’ll find everything from an easy hike on the Fishhook Creek Trail to a fun yet challenging trek on the Marshall Lake Trail. Whether you want to explore hidden alpine lakes, gaze out across the jagged peaks of the Sawtooth Range, or listen to babbling brooks run through scenic forests, this is an adventure you won’t want to miss on your trip, especially with cool and crisp fall temperatures. 

Fly Fishing  

There are a few companies that offer exciting fly fishing experiences near Stanley in the fall. Rocky Mountain River ToursSilver Creek Outfitters, and Salmon River Anglers all provide engaging tours that you won’t find anywhere else. Are you ready to cast your line in and test your angling skills? 

Mountain Biking  

Do you want to explore the Sawtooths on two wheels? If so, you will love zipping along one of the several incredible mountain biking trails near Stanley. Check out our blog to find out our favorite trails! We also offer a special mountain biking Adventure Bundle

Visit a Hot Spring  

There’s nothing quite like soaking in a scenic hot spring during your fall adventure in Stanley, ID. There are five incredible places to relax and enjoy geothermal springs in our area. Most are within 25 minutes of Triangle C Cabins and are well worth a visit when it gets chilly outside. 

Take a Scenic Drive 

If you need a break from exploring the great outdoors on foot, hop in your car and take a drive along one of the beautiful roads in our area. The Sawtooth Scenic Byway and the Salmon River Scenic Byway provide many fantastic stops that allow you to soak in the gorgeous sights on your fall adventure in Stanley, ID. 

a line of Triangle C Cabins in Stanley, Idaho

Plan Your Fall Getaway

Triangle C Cabins is the ultimate base camp for your fall adventure in the Sawtooths. Each of our 10 units features a rustic theme with modern furnishings that allow you to disconnect from the rest of the world while still providing everyday comforts. You can also enhance your stay by adding one of our Adventure Bundles. Head over to Redfish Lake Lodge, where a variety of on-site amenities and activities await you! All you have to do is book a ride on the Redfish Shuttle

Start planning your vacation today by booking one of our cabins! We look forward to welcoming you to the Redfish family.