Elephant’s Perch (Saddleback Lakes Trails)
Hiking & Backpacking in Stanley
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Elephant’s Perch (formerly called Saddleback Peak) towers above the trees in the Sawtooth Wilderness offering breathtaking views of the surrounding area. Many folks who venture to this area choose to rest up in the conveniently located Stanley, Idaho. From there, the typical starting point is Redfish Lake. The climbing season is from July to September – this time frame offers the best window of opportunity in regards to weather.
ResourcesUSDA Forest Service: Sawtooth National Recreation Area