The Charming Small Town In Idaho That Was Named After A River
By Courtnie Erickson|Published August 18, 2022
From Southern Utah to the Panhandle in Idaho, Courtnie Erickson has lived in what she believes are the best (and the most beautiful!) areas in the country. She graduated with a journalism degree from Utah State University and has more than 15 years of professional writing experience. You’ll likely see her with a Dr. Pepper in her hand and a pair of running shoes on her feet. Courtnie is a writer and editor at OnlyInYourState.
Here in Idaho, many of our small towns have interesting and unique names. Weiser, Idaho, is one of these. Located just an hour northwest of Boise and near the Idaho and Oregon state line, this small town is certainly charming. While many people drive through this town on their way to Idaho’s capital city on Highway 95, there is so much more to it than meets the eye – especially its history.