Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
Home to the deepest rift anywhere on Earth.
Idaho Potato Museum
This museum glorifies the humble potato.
SUN VALLEY, IDAHO
Ernest Hemingway’s Grave
Despite his legacy of work in Spain, Cuba, and Florida, the larger-than-life writer’s grave is a simple affair tucked in an Idaho cemetery.
Dog Bark Park Inn
Sweet Willy, at 30 feet tall, is the world’s biggest beagle.
IDAHO CITY, IDAHO
A former gold rush boomtown has managed to stay in business for over 100 ramshackle years.
The Black Cliffs
These black pillars of volcanic basalt seem to call mountain climbers with an unbreakable siren song.
Custer Ghost Town
See just what life was like in a 19th century prospecting town.
A petroglyph map of the upper Snake River carved by prehistoric hunter-gatherers.
Gilmore Ghost Town
A few dilapidated structures are all that remain of this deserted former silver mining town.
ISLAND PARK, IDAHO
Yellowstone’s Zone of Death
A legal loophole makes it possible to get away with murder within this 50-square-mile section of Yellowstone.
Old Idaho State Penitentiary
Jail from the 19th century that was built by inmates.
POST FALLS, IDAHO
A wild west land agreement was etched right onto this historic Idaho stone.
Experimental Breeder Reactor-I
The world’s first nuclear power plant is open to visitors looking to role-play a meltdown.
The Basque Block
A small section of Boise, Idaho maintains the unique culture and traditions of the Basque people.
Center of the Universe Manhole
The mayor made the declaration in 2004.
Burke Ghost Town
An abandoned mining town built in a canyon so narrow, the railroad ran right through the hotel lobby.