Boise National Forest

Catpaw Lake Trail

The trail climbs a forested hillside to the edge of beautiful Cat Lake. From here, many other small lakes can be accessed. Backcountry camping in this area is a popular for both backpackers and stock users. Be sure to follow Leave-No-Trace techniques when traveling and camping. Area lakes are stocked via airplane by the Idaho Department o Fish and Game. Portions of the area around the lakes were burned in the 2006 Red Mountain Fire. The trail is maintained by the Lowman Ranger District Trail Crew.

Mountain Biking
5.25 miles long; The trail climbs a forested hillside to the edge of beautiful Cat Lake. From here, many other small lakes can be accessed.
Difficulty Level: Difficult