The Surprising Idaho Town That Makes An Excellent Weekend Getaway
By Courtnie Erickson|Published February 04, 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.
When you want to get away in the Gem State, there are many towns like Sun Valley, McCall, and Coeur d’Alene that are often at the top of wishlists. However, Island Park also deserves to be near the top of every Idahoan’s bucket list. This surprising Idaho town is the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts and for those who just want to get away from the stresses of daily life. This town offers something for everyone including many outdoor recreation opportunities, excellent places to eat, and charming places to stay. It is definitely one town that makes for an excellent weekend getaway.