The World’s Largest Traveling Potato Can Be Found Right Here In Idaho

When people think of Idaho, they think of potatoes. Although any Idahoan will hastily argue there’s so much more to the Gem State than a vegetable, we also can’t help but be full of potato pride…and it shows. Not only are we home to a potato hotel, a New Year’s Eve potato drop, and iconic potato dishes, we’re also home to the world’s largest traveling potato. What exactly is a traveling potato, you ask? It’s a treasured Idaho tradition that is as awesome as it is quirky.

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Did you know about this traveling Idaho potato that goes all over the country? Have you seen the world’s largest traveling potato? Tell us about your experience in the comments below. For another awesome potato destination, read about The Roadside Attraction In Idaho That’s The Most Unique Thing You’ve Ever Seen.