Results 1 to 6 of 6

Thread: Paris Ice Cave near Bear Lake Idaho

  1. #1

    Paris Ice Cave near Bear Lake Idaho

    We were up at Bear Lake this weekend and decided to go check out the Paris Ice Cave. The kids loved it, there was still a bit of ice down in the bottom, and a few cracks and crevices to explore.

    I'd seen pictures from earlier in the year of huge columns of ice, and foolishly thought this would still be the case. Even though there is ice year round in the cave, it still obviously fluctuates with the heat of the year, and we're in September now.

    Getting there, from Garden City Utah to Paris Idaho, it's roughly 20 miles. Then it's 10 miles up the Paris Canyon Road - dirt road. This is easily passable for almost any vehicle. Most of the road is in very good condition. You'll run into a few spots where you'll want to navigate around the rock sticking up @2 or 3 inches, but other than that it was easy for a Toyota Camry.

    Here's the parking lot on Google Maps



    Name:  IMGP1726..jpg
Views: 14691
Size:  91.4 KB

    Name:  IMGP1727..jpg
Views: 14258
Size:  88.7 KB

    Name:  IMGP1728..jpg
Views: 15974
Size:  124.5 KB

    Name:  IMGP1732..jpg
Views: 15269
Size:  98.2 KB

    Name:  IMGP1735..jpg
Views: 14073
Size:  76.0 KB

    Name:  IMGP1736..jpg
Views: 16895
Size:  86.8 KB

    Name:  IMGP1741..jpg
Views: 14044
Size:  92.8 KB

    Name:  IMGP1742..jpg
Views: 14085
Size:  69.6 KB

    Name:  IMGP1744..jpg
Views: 13320
Size:  74.4 KB

    Name:  IMGP1745..jpg
Views: 13358
Size:  85.9 KB

    Name:  IMGP1748..jpg
Views: 13465
Size:  77.0 KB

    Name:  IMGP1749..jpg
Views: 20719
Size:  86.7 KB

    Name:  IMGP1750..jpg
Views: 13298
Size:  83.2 KB

    Name:  IMGP1751..jpg
Views: 13665
Size:  74.1 KB

    Name:  IMGP1752..jpg
Views: 13173
Size:  91.6 KB

    Name:  IMGP1754..jpg
Views: 13041
Size:  77.8 KB

    Name:  IMGP1755..jpg
Views: 14683
Size:  97.3 KB

    Name:  IMGP1758..jpg
Views: 12950
Size:  68.8 KB

    Name:  IMGP1762..jpg
Views: 12887
Size:  70.9 KB

    Name:  IMGP1761..jpg
Views: 12865
Size:  70.5 KB

    Name:  IMGP1770..jpg
Views: 12800
Size:  92.5 KB

    Name:  IMGP1765..jpg
Views: 16986
Size:  121.8 KB

    Name:  IMGP1769..jpg
Views: 12651
Size:  107.4 KB

    Name:  IMGP1767..jpg
Views: 12691
Size:  116.5 KB

    Name:  IMGP1772..jpg
Views: 12661
Size:  138.6 KB

    Name:  IMGP1774..jpg
Views: 12582
Size:  106.6 KB

    Name:  IMGP1783..jpg
Views: 12568
Size:  153.8 KB

    Name:  IMGP1781..jpg
Views: 12429
Size:  91.5 KB

    Name:  IMGP1773..jpg
Views: 12471
Size:  123.1 KB

    Name:  IMGP1778..jpg
Views: 12399
Size:  148.2 KB

    Name:  IMGP1764..jpg
Views: 12620
Size:  132.5 KB

  2. # ADS
    Circuit advertisement
    Join Date
    Always
    Location
    Advertising world
    Posts
    Many
     

  3. #2
    Thanks for the pics. I keep meaning to run over there and check it out when I'm at bear lake.

  4. #3
    Quote Originally Posted by jumar View Post
    Thanks for the pics. I keep meaning to run over there and check it out when I'm at bear lake.

    I might do it again in the spring, should be more ice in there. I kept having these pics in mind:





    From this trip report, and this was even in July 2005: http://www.bogley.com/forum/showthre...Paris-Ice-Cave

  5. #4
    Cool little Cave. I was in there on Thursday, alot more snow/ice left this time of year then most years.

    Mark

  6. #5
    Quote Originally Posted by Sombeech View Post
    I might do it again in the spring, should be more ice in there. I kept having these pics in mind:



    From this trip report, and this was even in July 2005: http://www.bogley.com/forum/showthre...Paris-Ice-Cave
    Nice @rockgremlin back in the day.


  7. #6
    Quote Originally Posted by moadb mark View Post
    Cool little Cave. I was in there with the Wealthy Affiliate https://affmountain.com/my-wealthy-a...ew-and-results on Thursday, alot more snow/ice left this time of year then most years.

    Mark
    Great pics, looks like a fun place to visit.

Similar Threads

  1. Paris Ice Cave & Bloomington Lake
    By BrokenHorn in forum Backpacking & Camping
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 08-08-2011, 08:57 PM
  2. [Invite] Bear Lake to Soda Springs Idaho via the Highline Trail [07.30.11]
    By accadacca in forum Motorcycling
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 07-24-2011, 09:11 AM
  3. Replies: 10
    Last Post: 08-03-2010, 11:27 AM
  4. [Trip Report] Twin Falls, Challis, Idaho Falls, Afton, Bear Lake, etc.
    By accadacca in forum Motorcycling
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 06-20-2007, 10:53 AM
  5. Paris Ice Cave
    By BrokenHorn in forum Climbing, Caving & Mountaineering
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-10-2006, 08:40 AM

Visitors found this page by searching for:

paris ice cave

paris idaho ice caves

http:www.bogley.comforumshowthread.php59423-Paris-Ice-Cave-near-Bear-Lake-Idaho

paris ice caves idaho

ice cave paris idaho

ice caves paris idahoice cave twin falls idahoice caves bear lake idahoparis ice caves bear lakebear lake paris ice cavescaves in idahoparis ice cave idahoparis idaho ice caveparis ice caves directionsparis ice cave directionsadvanced caves in idahocaves near parisidaho ice cavesCave Lake Idahoice cave in paris idahocave lake in idahobear lake utah ice cavesParis Ice Caves Idaho directionsice caves idahocaves bear lake

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •