About Idaho Falls

Named one of National Geographic's list of 100 most adventurous towns, Idaho Falls has long been a favorite travel destination for its scenic beauty, and has recently established itself as a cultural destination as well.The number of outdoor activities available for the outdoors enthusiast may seem overwhelming. Located at the western border of the Rocky Mountains, Idaho Falls has a varied landscape that includes a picturesque view of the Grand Teton Mountain Range. Snow skiing and snowboarding are popular during the winter months whereas hiking, biking, and camping reign supreme in milder climates. Snake River, the river which flows through Idaho Falls, offers excellent fishing and white water rafting. As scenic as this area is, weather conditions through out the year cause many variations in trails, as well as river routes. Visitors may want to contact seasonal tour guides to schedule professional tours when weather is questionable. Qualified area specialists can be easily located within the Idaho Falls, ID business directory and should be contacted before any outdoor excursion begins.

Idaho Falls is also a flourishing cultural destination. The Idaho Falls Cultural district houses a variety of museums and artistic venues. Glass and pottery studios are open to the public, offering the opportunity to watch as works of art are created. Many offer instructional classes in a variety of mediums. For availability of individual classes, check the Idaho Falls, ID yellow pages for studio listings. Several theatrical performances are scheduled here yearly, as well as an independent film festival. Idaho Falls also plays host to a yearly area brewery competition, as well as over 400 animals within the largest zoo in the state. Antiquing, shopping, golfing, and a relaxing day of specialty spa services are also available within the Idaho Falls area.There are several Idaho travel services available which can help any traveler make the most of their trip. Maps, tours, and lodging information are readily available for everything from Yellowstone National Park, to the historical route of Lewis and Clark. To make the most of a couple days, or a couple of weeks in the area check the Idaho Falls, ID business directory free assistance in planning an unforgettable adventure.

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