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Map of Idaho highlighting Central Idaho
Map of Central Idaho (highlighted in red)
Borah Peak, Idaho, looking east.

Central Idaho is a geographical term for the region located northeast of Boise and southeast of Lewiston in the U.S. state of Idaho . It is dominated by federal lands administered by the United States Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management. Idaho's tallest mountain, Borah Peak, is located in this region. A large part of the Sawtooth National Recreation Area is within Central Idaho.

The counties of Blaine, Butte, Camas, Custer, and Lemhi are included in the region.


Coordinates: 44°24′N 114°05′W / 44.4°N 114.083°W / 44.4; -114.083

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