Idaho Is Home To The Oldest State Park In The Pacific Northwest And It Is Stunning

Did you know that Idaho is home to the oldest state park in the entire Pacific Northwest? This park truly set the standard for state parks in the early 20th century, and it does not disappoint. Along with boasting loads of fascinating history, this park also happens to be one of the most stunning places in all of Idaho. Visiting it is one of those “must do” experiences that should be on every Idahoan’s bucket list. If you have yet to experience the endless beauty and unique history of this park, you’ll want to soon!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Did you know that Heyburn is the oldest state park in the Pacific Northwest? This is much more than just a cool factoid. It shows that Idaho set the precedent for state parks in this region of the country! For more must-visit destinations, check out our list of The 9 Most Beautiful State Parks In Idaho.