No, Idaho doesn’t have an ocean. But we do have a lot of lakes and rivers, and near some of these massive bodies of water, there are also absolutely breathtaking islands and groups of land.

Don’t you just love Idaho? How could you not?

To my surprise, these aren’t exactly rare islands either, as Idaho appears to have a lot of them. According to this list of Idaho Islands, there are 125 officially named islands in Idaho – they’re all over!

These islands range in sizes, and they all come with their own sets of rules, so I’ve made this quick list of the Top 3 in Idaho that are public, easily accessible, and allow for swimming, fishing, boating, and camping.

3 of Idaho's Most Beautiful Islands

Hikes to Explore Outside in and Around Boise

Need to connect with nature a bit? Or at least escape the day to day grind? Check out these Boise area hikes, some are quick if you only have an hour or two and some are half day journeys.

Hells Canyon: Am I the Only One Who Didn't Know This?

Hells Canyon: How Deep Is It & Should You Go This Time of Year?

15 Hilarious Yelp Reviews of Boise Beaches, Parks and Trails

Negative or positive, some of the reviews of Boise's favorite outdoor places to relax will actually make you laugh out loud.

FIRST LOOK: Boise’s Bowler Park