Camping

Camping

Redfish Lake road, trail projects to transform visitor experience

Visitors to the Redfish Lake recreation complex aren’t finished seeing road construction, and what’s to come will transform the experience. One stretch of road to be built next year at Redfish Lake — higher than the route it’s replacing — will give drivers better views of iconic scenery than they’ve ever had from their cars. A pullout will invite them to stop for photos.

Camping

Camping with the stars: Sweet spots in Idaho and beyond

If you’re looking for a new camping adventure to add to your summer plans, you’ll likely find one here. We asked staff members to write about a favorite camping spot — and they delivered some gems, from eastern Oregon to eastern Idaho. Whether you’re searching for solitude, family fun, a history lesson, scenery or star-gazing, we’ve got you covered.

Videos

Sandboarding at Bruneau Dunes State Park

Here are some sandboarding scenes from Small Dune at Bruneau Dunes State Park.
Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
Sandboarding at Bruneau Dunes State Park 0:48

Sandboarding at Bruneau Dunes State Park

Growing Fresca Mexican Foods to expand with Caldwell plant 0:35

Growing Fresca Mexican Foods to expand with Caldwell plant

Water spills over Salmon Falls Dam -- the first time in over 30 years 0:32

Water spills over Salmon Falls Dam -- the first time in over 30 years

Canyon County's investment in drone technology 3:11

Canyon County's investment in drone technology