Even Idaho Drivers Scratch Their Heads At These Odd Street Lines
Even if you love Idaho as much as we do, it's fair to say--and we think everyone can agree--that sometimes, Idaho is a little weird. Whether it's something funny that happens online or something ridiculous that is going on, particularly in our statehouse--the internet usually finds a reason to scratch their heads and say "what's going on in Iowa...we mean...Idaho?"
Drive a few miles in any direction and you'll end up somewhere unique. Will it be a beautiful mountain range, a barren desert, a booming metropolis? It depends which way you're going.
Idaho drivers always have a lot to say--they're an opinionated people--but only REAL Idahoans will know what on earth is happening with these totally random and totally Idaho, roads.
Let's take a look at these strange roads..
The Road Lines & Paintings That Leave Even Idaho Drivers Confused
If you saw one of these in Boise, would you know what to do?
The answer certainly isn't to 'follow along' with the lines and swerve! It is, as we shared above, a warning that an intersection is coming up--and you've got a stop sign to be aware of! The safety measures aim to prepare drivers for this stop, often out "in the middle of nowhere" or where your road might be particularly vulnerable to a bad accident or t-bone situation.
These intersections are actually some of the most accident-prone in Idaho
The 6 Most Deadly Intersections in the Boise Area Over the Past 10 Years
Whether they cause accidents or not, these intersections are often cause for frustration in the Treasure Valley