Boise, Idaho, a haven of restaurants, art, craft beer and outdoor activity

Rafting on the Payette River in Idaho, with the author at the port bow (in white hat). (Photo by Linzie Long)

ANALYSIS/OPINION: What most of us know about Idaho largely falls into two categories – potatoes and Mormons. Yes, that particular crop is one of the Gem State’s greatest and most important crops, and yes, the state indeed hosts a rather large Latter-day Saints contingency. However, Idaho – and its rather vibrant capital city of Boise -…