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9 Terrifying Views In Idaho That Will Make Your Palms Sweat

The title of this article is a bit misleading because, as you might know from personal experience, in general, Idahoans absolutely love heights. No matter the soaring altitude of the mountain, gorge, landmark, or manmade structure, odds are we want to climb it. Hike it. Bike it. Or probably even jump off of it in some daredevil fashion.

But whether you want to leap fearlessly from Idaho’s tallest peaks or simply take in the landscape, there’s no doubt that there are a number of scenic overlooks and awesome views in Idaho that can be downright inspiring for those who want to experience the beauty of Idaho from a new perspective. The following are nine terrifying views in Idaho that will either make your palms sweat or simply take your breath away.

Exploring Idaho’s best and most terrifying scenic views is not for the faint of heart, but for the determined Idahoan, the beauty and solitude are well worth it. What other overlooks and fear-inducing scenic views in Idaho are your favorite?

Jennifer
Super-rad musician, scholar, and cat enthusiast who digs Idaho sunsets and spontaneous nature walks. When not basking in Idaho's awesomeness for Only In Your State, you can find me lovingly concocting environmental goodness at TheBlueReview.org.