50states.com: Idaho http://www.50states.com/idaho.htm
The site provides a wealth of information about Idaho. It includes everything from the highest point to county profile to climate.
Things To Do in Idaho http://www.thingstodo.com/states/ID/index.htm
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about Idaho's entertainment, recreation, and travel, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
Roadside America: Idaho Attractions http://www.roadsideamerica.com/map/id.html
Roadside America describes itself as an online guide to offbeat attractions. This site offers reviews of "weird sites along the highway" in Idaho.
FedStats: MapStat: United States: Idaho http://www.fedstats.gov/qf/states/16000.html
Fast access to statistics from more than 100 federal agencies on "economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more" in Idaho.
Hell's Canyon is the deepest canyon in North America. It is 7900 feet deep.
The longest main street in the U. S. is in Island Park. It runs for 33 miles.
Idaho was the last of the 50 states to be sighted. It was "discovered" by Europeans in 1805.
Gold can be found in some form in every county in Idaho. The state also produces 72 different kinds of gemstones, some of which can't be found anywhere else in the world!
Some Famous People from this State
Mariel Hemingway, actress
Ezra Pound, poet
Sacagawea, Shoshonean Indian guide of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, was born in 1790. She was the interpreter for the explorers on their trip down the Missouri River.
Philo Farnsworth, who emigrated to Rigby, Idaho, in 1919 at the age of 11, was the inventor of television. He first came up with the idea when he was only 13 years old.