• View of the Great Rift

    Craters Of The Moon

    National Monument & Preserve Idaho

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Southern Idaho Visitor Information
Learn more about the variety of interesting places to visit in Southern Idaho including 3 other national parks.

National Parks in Idaho
Find out about the other national park units in Idaho.

peaks-to-craters sign

From the high peaks of the Lost River Range to the volcanic craters of Craters of the Moon and everything in between, this scenic byway takes you along one of the most beautiful and scenic drives in the state.


Did You Know?


In 1970 Craters of the Moon became one of the first areas in the National Park System to be designated as a federal Wilderness area. Craters of the Moon contains vast areas where visitors have an opportunity to experience the earth as it was. More...