[PHOTOS]: Stunning Views From The Highest Point In Boise
So, you want to see just how high you can get in Boise... we have good news for you. First and foremost, you won't be breaking any laws because we're talking about elevation (sorry 420 hopefuls) and secondly, the highest you can get in the Boise area is just 10,124 feet. Are you up for the task?
Two Point Mountain has views that are worth it
If you're willing to put the work in and scale Two Point Mountain, you'll be rewarded with some of the most impressive views that you'll ever see in Idaho. Sure, it's not Borah Peak and doesn't have a deadly glacier, but it is a bit safer.
According to a difficulty grid or "Activity Matrix" on SummitPost.org, you'll need to be "advanced" if you plan on doing any rock climbing at Two Point Mountain. If you plan on doing any alpine climbing or trail running, you'll need to be "intermediate." You can check out more of that information here but to put it simply - you need to know what you're doing.
Getting there doesn't seem too bad and they have instructions at SummitPost.org, but enough chatter. Let's look at some of the stunning views that you'll be able to catch once you scale Two Point Mountain in the Boise Mountains.
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The highest point in all of Idaho... but it does have a deadly past you'll want to be aware of.
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