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You’ll Never Forget A Trip To These 10 Waterfront Spots In Idaho

Contrary to what non-natives might think, Idaho isn’t all desert, sagebrush, and potatoes. Take a closer look and you’ll discover that Idaho has more river miles than any other state in the lower 48, the most scenic mountain and glacial lakes in the country, and dozens of waterfalls and reservoirs scattered across our vast landscape. In fact, with so much beauty happening in our little slice of paradise, Idahoans are never far from a stunning overlook, beach, or mountaintop from which to get a front row seat of the best scenery in the country… no ocean needed! Here are just a few incredible places to enjoy a fantastic waterfront view in the Gem State:

Whether dining on it, overlooking it, or playing in it, there are so many beautiful ways to enjoy the water in Idaho! For more scenic waterfront dining options, check out these river and lakefront restaurants (Part 1 and Part 2).

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.