Learning in the Great Outdoors

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors

Wading in a stream, scrambling over lava rock, snowshoeing and cross country skiing might sound like recreational opportunities, but for students in Dr. Eliezer Schwarz’s Ecology course at Idaho State University in Idaho Falls, they are an integral part o

Gear N Garb

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors

Equipment with dual-purpose potential means you pack less for your next road trip leaving more space for friends and/or family to join you. Here are four new dual-purpose products to add to your packing list. Pack them once, use them more than once.

Along for the Ride

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors

Jessica Cobbley loves preparing others for the ride of their lives. In her work at Idaho National Laboratory, Cobbley works as an Advanced Test Reactor e-learning technologist. She spends her days finding ways to incorporate new technology like virtual a

Summer Paradise on the Henry’s Fork

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors

Some adventures take you into exotic new territory. Others simply celebrate the best of your own extended backyard. Just 72 miles north of town, you can have a perfect mix of both, courtesy of one of Idaho Falls’ top summertime destinations: Harriman Stat

Trailblazers

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors

Sixty-two percent of Idaho is public land managed by the federal government for the people. That’s more than half of the state open for all to use…as long as there’s a way in

The Strut

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors

Kris Millgate shares what it's like watching birds in the desert.

The Curlew

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors

There’s a deep crevice in southern Idaho. It’s a miniature Grand Canyon cut through grassland instead of red rock. The creek banks are so severe, they’re cut deeper than two men tall and continue to erode every time rain falls.

Ride the Hiawatha Today

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors

Remnants of mining also linger on the line. So do the tracks, sort of. That’s what you’re biking for 15 miles through 10 train tunnels and seven towering trestles. It’s an amazing ride, the Hiawatha. It’s one of the nation’s best and most beautiful rail

Your Guide to Winter Mountain Adventure

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors, Family Fun Guide, Road Trips

The Eastern Idaho Snowmobile Guide covers the best of trails and riding areas around the region.

Where Paws Meet Powder

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors, Events

Head up to Ashton for the 103rd American Dog Derby, set for Feb. 14-15.

The Ultimate Winter Block Party

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors, Family Fun Guide, Road Trips

It's the perfect time for a road trip to Teton Valley as area artisans transform the Driggs city plaza into a dazzling public art display.

Frosty at the Falls

Articles, Discover Idaho Falls: Parks and Recreation, East Idaho Outdoors, Family Fun Guide, Photography

Looking for subjects to test out that new camera? Winter photo ops abound along the Idaho Falls Riverwalk.

Al's Sporting Goods Coming to I.F.

Articles, East Idaho Business, East Idaho Outdoors, Family Fun Guide

Retailer plans to open up at the old Toys R Us in Fall 2020.

Seasons Greetings at IFZ

Articles, Discover Idaho Falls: Parks and Recreation, East Idaho Outdoors, Events, Family Fun Guide, Holidays

Celebrate the beginning of the winter season in true zoo fashion during Santa and Friends on Saturday, Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Winter's Wonders at COTM

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors, Events, Family Fun Guide, Road Trips

Activities and events for the perfect eastern Idaho day trip to Craters of the Moon.

What to Know Before it Snows

Home And Garden, Articles, Discover Idaho Falls: Parks and Recreation, East Idaho Outdoors

City outlines its 2019-2020 snow removal procedures and notifications.

Pedalin’ in the Parks

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors, Road Trips

Looking to stretch your bicycling mileage inside our local national parks? E-bikes are now permitted in Yellowstone, Grand Teton and the National Elk Refuge.

A Timeless Celebration on the Slopes

Discover Idaho Falls: Parks and Recreation, East Idaho Outdoors, Family Fun Guide

Warren Miller's 70th feature film set for Nov. 1 at the Colonial Theater.

The Golden Hour

Articles, East Idaho Outdoors, Photography, Road Trips

Lighting up the fade of fall.