1. Go on a walk at the Nature Park.
  2. Roller blade at Porter Park.
  3. Have a picnic at Eagle Park.
  4. Go on a hike at the Cress Creek Trail.
  5. Grab a fishing pole and head to Last Chance.
  6. Make a bonfire at the Sand Dunes. Don’t forget everything to make smores!
  7. Play barefoot soccer in the lush fields at Smith Park.
  8. Go star gazing from …
  9. Watch the sunrise over a breakfast picnic from the iconic R Mountain.
  1. Build a sand castle at the St. Anthony Sand Bar.
  2. Read a book by the pool at Rexburg Rapids.
  3. Jump into Egin Lake.
  4. Go paddle boarding at Rigby Lake.
  5. Go kayaking at Warm River.
  6. Get a massage at Cure Touch.
  7. Enjoy a movie at the Teton Vu Drive In.
  8. Float down Warm Slough in an inner tube.
  9. Cool off with an ice cream cone from G’s Dairy Delights.
  10. Enjoy a root beer float from Frostop Drive-In.
  1. Go bowling at Fat Cats.
  2. Feed the ducks at the Nature Park.
  3. Have a chalk art contest at Smith Park.
  4. Go camping at the Palisades Reservoir.
  5. Cool off at the Splash Park.
  6. Ride the Idaho Centennial Carousel.
  7. Fly a kite at Porter Park.
  8. Play Night Games!
  9. Get your car washed at Ray’s Chevron.
  10. Go to the Willard Arts Center.


  1. Go to the Tautphaus Park Zoo.
  2. Get close to some wildlife and Yellowstone Bear World.
  3. Go mountain biking.
  4. Buy some decadent local chocolates from Florence’s Chocolates.
  5. Roll down the hills at the Sand Dunes.
  6. Go ice blocking at Smith Park.
  7.  Visit the Museum of Rexburg.
  8. Play Frisbee golf at the Nature Park.
  9. Explore local Ghost towns.
  10. Bounce around in a Battle Ball.


  1. Unwind at Lava Hot Springs.
  2. Learn more about the Mormon faith at the Idaho Falls Visitors Center.
  3. Play right in a waterfall at Fall Creek Falls.
  4. Wake board at the Cable Factory.
  5.  Explore different terrain at Craters of the Moon.
  6. Ride go-carts at Squealers Fun Park.
  7. Worship at the Rexburg Temple.
  8. Step into the past at the Legacy Flight Museum.
  9. Climb the rock wall at Madison Gymnastics Center.
  10. Ride the tram at the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.
  1. Enjoy a golf game at the Heise Golf Course.
  2. Take a horseback ride at Harriman State Park.
  3. Discover a the Ice Caves.
  4. Feel the spray from Mesa Falls.
  5. Take a ride on the ski lift at Grand Targhee Resort.
  6. Explore the Darby Wind Caves.
  7. Have a picnic at Beaver Dick Park.
  8. Go swimming at Green Canyon Hot Springs.
  9. Go spelunking at the Civil Defense Caves.
  10. Apple picking at the BYUI orchards in the Fall

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  • Mechele Eckman says:

    There is Visiting at the Nursing Home or the Homestead.

  • Kim Ary says:

    That is a good suggestion! Thanks!

  • Con says:

    Most of these appear to be summer activities. What about creating one for winter activities for those who are visiting family over the holidays?

  • Lindsey B says:

    I lived in Southeast Idaho for 10 yrs and am very impressed with your list and have a few more things to add-

    – Take an evening class at St. Anthony Art Lab, or use their free creation station supplies.

    -Kayak Big Springs

    -Visit Yellowstone National Park

    -Go Huckleberry picking in the Fall.

    -Apple picking at the BYUI orchards in the Fall.

    – Visit the indoor green houses on campus.