WINTER IS NO LONGER COMING — WINTER IS HERE. As cold temperatures force us Idahoans to pull our jackets a little tighter, many people opt for a grizzly approach, hiding away in hibernation until the thermometer creeps back above the freezing mark.
Many of us, on the other hand, are simply unfit to endure such chronic periods of time spent loafing about the house. Fortunately, winters in Idaho bring about a contrasting landscape ripe with stimuli.
From animal encounters to unbounded exploration to beautiful scenery, this time of year in Idaho should not be overlooked or undervalued. Here are 20 images to coax you out of hibernation or get you even more pumped about winter in the Gem State.