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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here. The historic markers are a great way to learn about the Gem State! See waymark creation and logging requirements below.
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Idaho Historical MarkersFreezeout Hill

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In 1862, an Oregon trail cutoff was opened up in to the valley in which Emmitt now sits.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 8/27/2006

last visited: 4/10/2010

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Idaho Historical MarkersWilson Price Hunt Expedition

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A strange old expedition marker with a non-working drinking fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member cachegame

location: Idaho

date approved: 8/14/2006

last visited: 6/22/2012

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Idaho Historical MarkersTreaty Rock - Post Falls Idaho

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Historic Marker in a nice little park with a short walking path to the historical spot.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member pdxmickey

location: Idaho

date approved: 7/20/2006

last visited: 9/20/2009

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Idaho Historical MarkersSalmon Dam

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A tiny reservoir that nevertheless took more than 70 years to fill up.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Idaho

date approved: 7/18/2006

last visited: 5/23/2014

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Idaho Historical MarkersThe Three Tetons

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The closest look at the Grand Tetons from Highway 20

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Idaho

date approved: 7/18/2006

last visited: 5/24/2013

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Idaho Historical MarkersNuclear Reactors

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This was the beginning of the peaceful use of nuclear energy

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Idaho

date approved: 7/17/2006

last visited: 5/29/2008

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Idaho Historical MarkersLost River

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For about 120 miles, a big river simply disappears.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Idaho

date approved: 7/17/2006

last visited: 5/30/2008

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Idaho Historical MarkersGoodale's Cutoff

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A rather dramatic part of the wagon trail to the west.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Idaho

date approved: 7/16/2006

last visited: 4/11/2015

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Idaho Historical MarkersTaylor's Bridge & Eagle Rock Ferry

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The location of an historic bridge crossing the Snake River in Idaho Falls

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Idaho

date approved: 7/16/2006

last visited: 9/25/2010

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Idaho Historical MarkersShoshone Historic District

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A Magic Valley cross road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 4/28/2006

last visited: 9/23/2010

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Idaho Historical MarkersHunt

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Idaho's Japanese relocation camp.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 4/28/2006

last visited: 5/30/2008

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Idaho Historical MarkersShoshone Falls

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A waterfall higher than the famous Niagara.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 4/21/2006

last visited: 1/1/2012

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Idaho Historical MarkersIdahome

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City of great promise doomed from the start.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 3/22/2006

last visited: never

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Idaho Historical MarkersDiamondfield Jack

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A man, wrongly accused, was held in jail for almost six years before he saw freedom.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 3/22/2006

last visited: 5/30/2008

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Idaho Historical MarkersAlbion State Normal College

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One of the first colleges in Idaho.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 3/22/2006

last visited: 5/30/2008

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Idaho Historical MarkersRock Creek Station

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Travelers oasis in the desert.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 3/6/2006

last visited: 10/17/2007

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Idaho Historical MarkersHansen Bridge

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Before a high suspension bridge was completed her in 1919, the only way across this 16 mile river gorge was by rowboat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 3/6/2006

last visited: 8/12/2011

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Idaho Historical MarkersCaldron Linn

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Not the gentlest place to take your canoe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 3/6/2006

last visited: 10/17/2007

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Idaho Historical MarkersMilner Dam

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A gravity system unmatched in size.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 3/6/2006

last visited: 1/3/2012

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Idaho Historical MarkersStarrh's Ferry

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Starrh's ferry made crossing the Snake River a lot easier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber

location: Idaho

date approved: 3/5/2006

last visited: 5/18/2014

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