Discover Idaho

The story of Idaho it is very rich and varied. American Indians, hunters, miners, loggers, railroad builders, and farmers were tasked with creating the pioneering pillars of a place you can visit on vacation. The rich heritage that these left, today can be discovered throughout the city. The state of Idaho is located on the west side of the continental divide of the Rocky Mountains. Northern Idaho has the highest concentration of lakes you can imagine. Evergreen forests also abound.

The Salmon River offers you some of the best waters in the world to practice kayaking and rafting. Sawtooth Wilderness Area and White Cloud Peaks will provide you with more recreational opportunities. The world famous Sun Valley lies between these mountains. Hells Canyon, the deepest in North America, is located on the western border of the state, dominated by Seven Devils Mountains.

In the southwestern part of Idaho the real protagonists are the dunes. In Bruneau State Park You will spend an unforgettable day touring these impressive dunes that we discussed. In the south-central region is the impressive area known as Craters of the Moon National Monument. Idaho is definitely a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts.

Skiing is also very important. It has 16 areas in which to practice ski Alpine, more than 320 kilometers (200 miles) of Nordic trails, over 11,500 km (7,200 miles) of snowmobile trails, numerous lakes and reservoirs, you can also practice fishing in streams and discover several dozen from state parks and forests nationals.

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