Escape to the Gem State and discover a diverse landscape primed for endless adventure. Inside Moon Idaho you’ll find:
Strategic, flexible itineraries, from three days in Boise to a two-week road trip of the state, plus weekend getaways to wine country, Sun Valley ski resorts, and more
Outdoor recreation: Raft on the Payette River, take a challenging hike, or paddle pristine turquoise lakes. Bike the Boise River Greenbelt, see multihued wildflowers in bloom, or take in celestial wonders in the first gold-tier dark sky reserve in the U.S.
The top activities and unique experiences: Road trip the Thousand Springs Scenic Byway for waterfall photo-ops, spend a day touring wineries, or experience Basque culture in vibrant Boise. Learn about the state’s literary legacy or visit a historic ghost town. Savor fresh flavors at a farm-to-table restaurant and kick back with some of Idaho’s delicious local microbrews
Ways to respectfully engage with Indigenous cultures: Shop for handmade goods, admire ancient petroglyphs, or attend the Julyamsh Powwow, the biggest ceremonial powwow in the northwest
Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
Expert advice from Idaho local and lifelong adventurer Teresa Bruffey Kaufman
Reliable background on the culture, weather, wildlife, and history, plus tips on driving conditions and traveling sustainably
Find your adventure in Idaho with Moon.
Exploring nearby? Check out Moon Montana & Wyoming or Moon Oregon. Passing through? Try Moon Oregon Trail Road Trip.
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