Idahoans are used to freezing cold winters. It’s just a fact of life when it comes to Idaho living. Our summers are super hot and our winters are just as cold. Like, really cold. In fact, one of the coldest places in the entire continental United States is located right here in Idaho! This place remains a relatively cool temperature all year long and has some of the coldest temperatures in the West during winter. Keep reading to learn more about one of the coldest places in Idaho.

Do you love the cold temperatures in Idaho? What are some of your favorite winter destinations to visit in the Gem State? Let us know in the comments! Feel free to share images of your favorite winter destinations in Idaho as well.

Idahoans are no stranger to frigid winter weather. Did you know about this terrifying, deadly storm that struck Idaho in 1949? However, if you are longing for summer, yet the weather outside is cold, we have you covered. Check out our list of unique places in Idaho where it is summer all year long.

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Winter in Idaho

What are some of the best winter activities in Idaho?

Even when the temperatures are cold outside, it doesn’t mean that you must stay cooped up indoors. In fact, this is the perfect time to bundle up and enjoy some of Mother Nature’s beauty. A few of our favorite outdoor winter activities include:


What are some of the best places to visit in Idaho during winter?

We love exploring the Gem State during the wintertime. This time of year is not only beautiful but there are destinations all around the state that are absolutely beautiful. If you are searching for some of the best places to visit in Idaho during the winter, consider the following:


What are some things I can do in Stanley?

Stanley is a small town that deserves to be on every Idahoan's bucket list. Not only is this town picturesque, but it is home to more outdoor recreational activities than any other in Idaho. If you are searching for some things you can do in this small town, consider the following: