@spotiche5- If you like collecting all types of rocks, you will be thrilled when you visit Idaho. Since mining of all types of stones and minerals done throughout the state, rock clubs, stores, and even museums can be found all over the state as well.
When you visit various rock and mineral shops, you can also find supplies for rock hounds so you can find, collect, and identify your own specimens. Being that rock hounding is so popular in the state, you can also find many adventures in Idaho that give you opportunities to hunt for rocks, minerals, and gems.
Before you take your trip to Idaho, you can search online for attractions and events that are perfect for rock hounds like yourself. You can also ask your travel agent to help you find events, adventures, and stores that are all about rocks and minerals so you can make the most of the reason behind Idaho's nickname on your visit.