Burley, Idaho, USA - Burley, Idaho was founded in 1905.
| Burley has a rich history dating back to the Oregon Trail migration. Its location, next to the winding Snake River in the shadows of the mountains, has been a strategic place for centuries.
A Drive Around Burley
Traveling around Burley, you can visit the Story Book Park, where kids play and families can have picnics and enjoy the outdoors. The park has squirrels and singing of birds... Burley has a skate park for kids to go skateboarding and families can go picnics. Visit the Burley Museum of exciting histories of artifacts of the early western days. The snake river is where you can go boating or jet skiing and has fished all year round. In June, there is boat racing and a boat parade through town. In August, Burley has a town parade and rodeo, and do not forget the carnival fair, where families can ride the fun rides. The city fair has 4H contests and great exhibits of skilled crafts to show the people.
The Development Of Burley
The city of Burley has grown slowly over the years, new business and apartment houses, and still has some old city buildings. The city of Burley is a quiet town to live in and raise a family. The town of Burley has new schools for kids to go to learn about education. Plus the College Of Southern Idaho for graduate students to learn a career.
The Outside Of Burley
The farmers and ranches outside of Burley grow hay, wheat, barley, and grain types. The ranchers raise cattle and beef and hogs and poultry farming too. The farmers grow beets and potatoes and yellow corn or white corn.