Idahoans are fascinated with the paranormal & UFOs.

If you think that's an exaggeration, think again. Where some people are content with movies, tvs shows, or cruising The National UFO Reporting Center (NUFORC) archives, Idahoans want overnights in a spaceship motel.

The Stardust: your chance to sit in a UFO in Idaho

The Stardust is like something straight out of a science fiction movie.

The Stardust Motel // Instagram
The Stardust Motel // Instagram

Located in Wallace, Idaho, the motel is a tourist magnet for sci-fi geeks with an insatiable appetite for space faring civilizations. When Stardust guests aren't busy taking selfies in the retro motel's resident spaceship, they're scanning Idaho's night skies for UFOs and signs of alien life.

Idaho kicked off 2024 with four UFO/UAP sightings.

January 2, 2024 marked Idaho's first UFO/UAP sighting on the National UFO Reporting Center. The report was submitted by an Eagle resident who claims to have spotted "five red stars" in the night sky.

Less than two weeks later, a Shelley public school teacher who claims to have observed "what looked like [two] blue balls [...] hanging from 'something' [that then] disappeared."

While the NUFORC has been documenting and investigating local reports of UFO and UAP sightings in Idaho for decades, the 10 reports in the gallery below are some of the most incredible accounts ever described by locals.


Scroll for 10 UFO sightings that'll change the way you see Idaho skies.

UFO Sightings in Idaho

Idaho it turns out is one of the hottest spots in the U.S. for UFO sightings per capita. Let's take a dive into some of the most interesting sightings from the Gem State so far.

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