10 Places In Idaho Way Out In The Boonies But So Worth The Drive

If you ask just about anyone who isn’t from Idaho, they tend to say that all of Idaho is in “the boonies.” After all, I’m sure we’ve all heard an out-of-towner say that there’s “nothing to do here” or that “Idaho all looks the same.” Right?

But we also know that those people are wrong. There’s is plenty to do and see in middle-of-nowhere Idaho and we’ll prove it!

In fact, these places that are seemingly lost from civilization in Idaho are actually thriving hot spots in their own way because really, “the boonies” are where it’s at. Check out these diverse places in the Gem State that are worth the time and effort to find.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

We’ve just barely scraped the surface of Idaho’s favorite remote places, but my gas tank can only get me so far in one trip! Where are your favorite out-of-the-way gems in Idaho?