Many people go to the lake to relax. One other possibility you need to consider if you live in our part of America is that you also might be sharing that lake experience with a whole bunch of moose as one family was surprised to learn.
As of September 18th people were ordered to evacuate from the Rock Creek Canyon area due to the Badger Fire. Fire fighters and evacuees are in need of help. If you are someone that wants to help but doesn't know how, here are some ideas.
The Internet is full of artists from all over who are creating some really cool stuff, and if you're looking to stash away some gifts for loved ones, there are a great deal of south Idaho related creations to consider.