Bruneau Dunes Observatory

Take advantage of a unique opportunity to see the night sky like you never have before with telescopes at this state park near Mountain Home.

Volunteer
  • Nearest Community: Bruneau
  • Region: Southwestern
  • Type: Natural Attractions

Bruneau Dunes State Park

The tallest sand dune rises 470 feet above two small lakes. There are opportunities for fishing, hiking, camping and star gazing at Idaho's largest public observatory.

Volunteer
  • Nearest Community: Bruneau
  • Region: Southwestern
  • Type: Parks

Dworshak Dam & Reservoir

This 54-mile long reservoir is a beautiful haven for boating and fishing with developed campgrounds and primitive campsites nestled in coves.

Volunteer
  • Nearest Community: Orofino
  • Region: North Central
  • Type: Lakes & Rivers

Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument

Visitor center with real fossils, displays, an informational DVD and a replica of the ancient horse skeletons found nearby. Self-guided driving tour maps to site available.

Volunteer
  • Nearest Community: Hagerman
  • Region: South Central
  • Type: Natural Attractions

Lake Lowell

Lake Lowell, near Nampa, is the site of 11,000-acre Deer Flat Wildlife Refuge, open for wildlife watching, fishing, hunting, and environmental education.

Volunteer
  • Nearest Community: Nampa
  • Region: Southwestern
  • Type: Lakes & Rivers

Winchester Lake State Park

Nestled in a forested area at the foot of the Craig Mountains, this park surrounds a 104-acre lake with fishing, camping and yurts.

Volunteer
  • Nearest Community: Winchester
  • Region: North Central
  • Type: Parks