With such a long and fascinating past, no article could possibly be long enough to cover Idaho’s rich settlement history. Today, we’re continuing to explore the Gem State’s oldest and most historical original towns, each with their own unique story and contribution to our awesome state. (See our first list of historic towns here.)

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Love me some Idaho history! Of course, there are plenty of towns that fall between and before the dates listed above – what’s your favorite “old” townsite and what sort of kooky history does it have?

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