Introduction to Idaho state parks

Some generalities about Idaho state parks, known for trails, mountains, etc, then list them out.

Ponderosa State Park Idaho

Ponderosa State Park

Park Address: 1920 Davis Ave, McCall, ID 83638

Popular Park Sites: Payette Lake, North Fork, Osprey Point  and Meadow Marsh.

Park Description: The park's 1,515 acres include a second unit, called North Beach, located six miles north of McCall at the northern extremity of the lake.

Harriman State Park Idaho

Harriman State Park

Park Address: 3489 Green Canyon Rd, Island Park, ID 83429

Popular Park Sites: Lakes, Hiking Trails, sandy beachfront  and Pine Meadow Lake.

Park Description: The state park is within the Henry's Fork Caldera in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.

Harriman State Park Visitors Guide

Priest Lake State Park Idaho

Priest Lake State Park

Park Address: 314 Indian Creek Park Rd, Coolin, ID 83821

Popular Park Sites: Lakes, wide sandy beaches, Selkirk Mountains and Hiking Trails.

Park Description: The state park covers a total of 755 acres in the Selkirk Mountains about 30 miles from the Canada–United States border.

Farragut State Park Idaho

Farragut State Park

Park Address: 13550 ID-54, Athol, ID 83801

Park Description: Farragut State Park is a public recreation area located at the southern tip of Lake Pend Oreille in the Coeur d'Alene Mountains of the Idaho Panhandle in the northwest United States.

Popular Park Sites: Lake Pend Oreille, Picnicking, Hiking and Mountain Biking.

Farragut State Park Visitors Guide

Bruneau Dunes State Park picture perfect

Bruneau Dunes State Park

Park Address: 27608 Bruneau Sand Dunes Rd, Bruneau, ID 83604

Park Description: The park encompasses 4,800 acres (1,900 ha) and features the Bruneau Dunes Observatory, where visitors can use a telescope for stargazing.

Popular Park Sites: Milner’s Gate, St. Anthony Dunes, swimming and hiking.

Bruneau Dunes State Park