The perfect combination of adventure and relaxation awaits in Stanley, Idaho. Challenge yourself with amazing exploration opportunities before you enjoy some quality time around a firepit. Whether you are looking to battle the elements or take it easy, you’ll need to know all the best things to do in Stanley. Access our complimentary Adventure Guide to get the inside scoop on planning your trip today!

Here Are the Best Things to Do in Stanley

Hire a Guide

One of the best ways to experience an area is to hire someone that knows the ins and outs. Many of the guides in Stanley have been exploring here for years! These experts know all the best routes to climb, scenic overlooks to experience, and ways to keep you safe in the wilderness. Everyone that works for the Sawtooth Mountain Guides are incredibly knowledgeable; they can bring you climbing, hiking, or skiing! You can’t go wrong hiring them as your guide.

Hit the Water

The Salmon River is one of the many aspects of our stunning landscape that make it special. Rushing rapids combine with calm waters to make this one of the best places to hop on a raft and explore! Whitewater rafting is one of the most entertaining and thrilling things to do in Stanley. Here are some of our most trusted guides:

Explore the Area

You have never seen anything like the Sawtooth Wilderness. Towering mountains are so high they touch the clouds, and the water in the alpine lakes is the clearest you have ever witnessed. See it for yourself when you go exploring! These can start you off:

Cast a Line

Whether you prefer the serenity of fishing on an alpine lake or would prefer to be out on the Salmon River, there are plenty of places to cast a line. Fly fishing is incredibly popular, and there are many guides that have boats specially made to take you fly-fishing on the Salmon River. Here are some of our favorite fishing guides:

Visit Redfish Lake Lodge

When you stay at Triangle C Cabins, you’ll have access to all the activities Redfish Lake Lodge offers! This is perfect for when you want to relax a little and take a break from exploring the wilderness. Here are some of our favorite things to do at Redfish Lake Lodge:

Book Your Adventure Today

bedroomNow that you know all the things to do in Stanley, it’s time to book your getaway. Triangle C Cabins put you in the middle of the action; you’ll be just moments away from all the best places to go and sights to see. Browse our cozy cabins to start planning your trip. We look forward to seeing you!