This time of year is typically when we start lacing up our hiking boots and hitting the trail, but we’re not the only ones who will be out there enjoying the warm weather. It’s rattlesnake season here in the Gem State and that means you’ll want to be on the lookout during your upcoming adventures. As much as we love having access to our state’s beautiful natural landscapes, sometimes it means finding ourselves a little too close to nature for comfort. Here’s all you need to know about avoiding these slithery creatures and what to do if you do come across one.

Related Stories

Native American History Will Come To Life At This Unique Museum In Idaho

Native American History Will Come To Life At This Unique Museum In Idaho

The Little-Known Hot Springs In Idaho That Will Melt Your Worries Away

The Little-Known Hot Springs In Idaho That Will Melt Your Worries Away

Don't Pass By This Unassuming Restaurant Housed In An Idaho Gas Station Without Stopping

Don't Pass By This Unassuming Restaurant Housed In An Idaho Gas Station Without Stopping

Have you ever encountered a rattlesnake while exploring Idaho? Tell us about your experience in the comments below, and be safe out there!

OnlyInYourState may earn compensation through affiliate links in this article. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases.