Idaho Falls, originally called Eagle Rock, is the hub of Eastern Idaho and the region's largest city with over 50,000 residents. Like many Idaho towns, it's lifeblood is the river running though it. The Snake River in Idaho Falls is lined with a fourteen mile greenbelt.
The Museum of Idaho hosts varied and exciting exhibits and you can't miss the city's Tautphaus Park Zoo. Idaho Falls has 39 parks throughout the city and is home to the Idaho Vietnam Memorial. Challenging golf courses with reasonable greens fees beckons golfers. And the city is the regional shopping center for the entire region, from West Yellowstone to Jackson Hole, WY.