July 2012
Monthly Archives

Those Unique Idahoans!

Over and over, we hear from visitors about how nice the people they meet in Idaho are.  We already know that, but it seems out-of-state vacationers aren’t used to such treatment! Here are two more Idaho moments in 100 words or less, that were submitted to BSU Public Radio. A big “thank you” to our […]

Idaho’s Historic Trails

Nothing helps you appreciate the wealth that came from those who explored and settled Idaho like walking the trails they trod, experiencing a moment of weather’s extremes, and understanding the hardships they faced as they moved westward. As recently as 1920, there were wagons heading for Oregon through Boise.  In the north of Idaho, you can […]

18,000 Miles of Super-cool Mountain Trails

Idaho is blessed with 18,000 miles of super-cool mountain trails located on 20 million acres of national forest lands, 12 million acres of land managed by the Bureau of Land Management and more than 1 million acres of state land. So if you’re planning a vacation to Idaho, and you’d like to try out some […]

Celebrating Idaho’s Great Outdoors

Idaho celebrated America’s Great Outdoors Month in June and Idaho’s Governor Otter along with Governor’s across America issued proclamations declaring June as Great Outdoors Month in their states. Each state highlighted the benefits of active fun outdoors and the magnificent resources of forests, parks, refuges, public lands and waters. But did you know that Idaho’s […]