Idaho Off the Beaten Path, 8th: A Guide to Unique Places

Idaho Off the Beaten Path, 8th: A Guide to Unique Places

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by Julie Fanselow
     
 

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Tired of the same old tourist traps? Whether you're a visitor or a local looking for something different, let Idaho Off the Beaten Path show you the Gem State you never knew existed. Stand in awe of the Monastery of St. Gertrude, a blue stone Romanesque structure that sits high on a hill near Cottonwood; get wet and warm at the sulfur-free Lava Hot Springs; or have

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Tired of the same old tourist traps? Whether you're a visitor or a local looking for something different, let Idaho Off the Beaten Path show you the Gem State you never knew existed. Stand in awe of the Monastery of St. Gertrude, a blue stone Romanesque structure that sits high on a hill near Cottonwood; get wet and warm at the sulfur-free Lava Hot Springs; or have yourself a weekend full of small town, family fun at Fossil Days in Hagerman. So if you've "been there, done that" one too many times, get off the main road and venture Off the Beaten Path.

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Praise for a previous edition "Rushing around Idaho is inherently pointless . . . you can miss the spirit and the majesty in an unplanned moment, the unexpected person, the odd place, off the beaten path."—USA Today

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762756698
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
07/01/2010
Series:
Off the Beaten Path Series
Edition description:
Eighth Edition
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
417,029
Product dimensions:
9.06(w) x 6.08(h) x 0.47(d)

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Visit the Fossil Bowl, a motorcycle racing track near Clarkia, and discover how it got its name—from a world-class stash of ancient leaves and fossils unearthed there. Page 23.

Meet the Author

Julie Fanselow is among Idaho’s most widely published writers. She has written travel guides for APA/Insight, FalconGuides, Lonely Planet, and Macmillan, and is a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors and a contributor to magazines including Parade and Sunset.

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Idaho Off the Beaten Path, 8th: A Guide to Unique Places 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I'm very glad to have purchased this book to guide me off the beaten path! Have changed previous itinerary with the new places included in this guide. Enjoy the journey, D