Nineteenth and twentieth-century miners used southern Idaho as a route to the west to seek claims of gold booms and lost treasure. According to many documented explorations, a good amount of gold and other valuables were lost in the southern desert of Idaho in the process.
I am always entertained when our friends go to the City of Rocks to do some climbing. I'm not brave enough to do it, so at least I can vicariously live through the adventures of others. I've just come across a guy's attempt at "bouldering" at the City of Rocks on YouTube. Then, gravity decided it had seen enough.