Upper Baron Lake

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Upper Baron Lake
Sawtooth Wilderness Baron Lakes 2008.JPG
Upper Baron Lake (at bottom) and Baron Lake
Location Boise County, Idaho
Coordinates 44°04′38″N 115°01′47″W / 44.077269°N 115.029719°W / 44.077269; -115.029719Coordinates: 44°04′38″N 115°01′47″W / 44.077269°N 115.029719°W / 44.077269; -115.029719
Type Glacial
Primary outflows Baron Creek to South Fork Payette River
Basin countries United States
Max. length 0.32 mi (0.51 km)
Max. width 0.16 mi (0.26 km)
Surface elevation 8,505 ft (2,592 m)

Upper Baron Lake is a small alpine lake in Boise County, Idaho, United States, located in the Sawtooth Mountains in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. Sawtooth National Forest trail 101 goes to the lake.[1]

Upper Baron Lake is in the Sawtooth Wilderness, and a wilderness permit can be obtained at a registration box at trailheads or wilderness boundaries. Baron Lake is downstream of Upper Baron Lake while Warbonnet Peak at 10,210 ft (3,110 m) is west of the lake.


  1. ^ Sawtooth National Forest. “Sawtooth National Forest” [map].1:126,720, 1”=2 miles. Twin Falls, Idaho: Sawtooth National Forest, United States Forest Service, 1998.

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