Hailey Hirst

Hailey is a passionately curious writer from Boise, Idaho. After graduating from the University of Idaho with an English degree, she lived briefly in the Canadian Arctic and began gallivanting North America and beyond – hiking, climbing, and scuba diving her way to genuine experiences with the world, seeking to understand why we travel and what we may gain from it. Find her at goforth-explorer.com.

9 incredible ski experiences you have to have in Idaho

9 things about winter you’ll only understand if you’ve been to Idaho

America’s landfill addiction, by the numbers

Idaho might just be the most underrated winter destination in America. Here’s why.

20 of the most important travel books written by women

Nevada vs. California, by the numbers

14 facts that prove Nevada is America’s most “extreme” state

Idaho off the grid: An intimate look at one of America’s most remote states

17 things only someone who’s been to Idaho will understand

How to piss off someone from Idaho

11 Signs you were born and raised in Idaho