First Settled In The 1860s, This Historic Homestead In Idaho Is Beautifully Preserved And Open For Tours
Located about five miles northwest of Boise, Idaho is a region called the Dry Creek Valley that’s rich with rolling hills, farmland, wildlife, and history. Its scenic beauty makes it a great place to explore and it even boasts an extensive network of hiking trails for doing so. However, it’s the history behind the Dry Creek Valley that makes it so unique. From the Native Americans who inhabited the land up to 15,000 years ago to the German and Basque immigrants that built farmsteads on it during the 1800s, there’s a lot of history to be uncovered here. A great place to start is this historic homestead. Not only is it incredibly well preserved, but it’s even open for tours so you can visit and experience this piece of living history for yourself.
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Address: Dry Creek Valley, Idaho 83616, USA
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