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Goat Lake - Sawtooth Wilderness is a 4.4 mile one way hike with 1,805 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 72 miles northeast of Boise Idaho. Trailhead access is via a dirt road which is typically car accessible when dry. July and August are the best months to enjoy this hike.
Goat Lake is a scenic lake that can be reached via the Aspen Way Trail and the Iron Creek-Stanley Lake Trail #640 from the Iron Creek Trailhead. The final climb to the lake is on a non-maintained use trail and is steep with some loose footing. Camping is permitted on Goat Lake, but fires are not.
Check out the Official Route and Triplog.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.