Bloomington Lake

This small glacial lake is located in a spectacular setting of cliffs and waterfalls. During the summer, wildflowers surround this clear mountain lake. Enjoy beautiful scenery of wildflowers, huge cliffs and 2 lakes. Bloomington Lake is a high elevation (8,200 feet) 10-acre glaciated lake with a good population of trout. Bring your fishing pole!

Access is by Bloomington Canyon by high clearance vehicles only. The last one-quarter mile is limited to foot travel only.

ATV, Snowmobile, Bike or Hike to Bloomington Lake!

View our ATV, Snowmobiling, Mountain Biking and Hiking Trailhead page for directions to the parking lot near Bloomington Lake. View Southeast Idaho’s ArcGIS interactive trail map.

US Forest Service Bloomington Lake Trail Information Website

The top of the trailhead has a pit toilet and picnic tables. There is a $5 fee to use the area. The fee envelop station is on the right a mile or so before you reach the trailhead.


Bloomington Lake, Preston Idaho 83263


42.1493954, -111.5836776

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