Friday, February 3, 2012

Idaho Potato Farming

Idaho produces more potatoes than any other state. And not just any potatoes; America's Best!

Idaho White River Rafting

Idaho has more miles of white water rafting than any other state in the lower 48. 1000 more than runner up California.

Idaho-Redfish Lake

The largest lake nestled among Idaho's Sawtooth Mountains, near the town of Stanley.

Idaho Wines

Idaho wines are winning awards at wine competitions throughout the country. An excellent climate and knowledgeable growers and vintners are the reasons why enthusiasts everywhere are asking for Idaho wines.

Idaho State Capital

Sandstone, quarried near Boise, covers the exterior of this impressive building.  Marble from Alaska, Vermont, Georgia and Italy are used on the inside.  60' pillars support the dome, which is painted on the underside with 43 stars.  Idaho is the 43th state to be admitted to the Union.  The building was completed in 1920 at a cost of $2.3 million.

Idaho Steelhead

What a fish! Fisherman from around the northwest come to Idaho each year to find out what Idahoans have known for generations - there's no better place to catch these ornery fighters