Rathdrum offers small town living at its best. Located in the Idaho Panhandle, nestled on the edge of the Rathdrum Prairie and surrounded by beautiful mountains, Rathdrum has a neighborhood atmosphere, yet is only minutes from big city amenities. Rathdrum may just be the ideal town you’re looking for. Whether you are planning a visit or looking for a place to call home, here you can experience small town charm and friendliness. The Rathdrum area has plenty to offer. Get to know us, and we think you’ll agree – there’s no other place to be.
For more than a century, residents and visitors alike have enjoyed the mountains, lakes and wildlife that thrive in Rathdrum. From biking and hiking trails, to water recreational opportunities and fantastic golfing, the area offers a fun and relaxing experience.
Community celebrations include Rathdrum Days, held on the third weekend in July where residents and friends come together and enjoy events such as street dancing, watermelon-eating contests, wiener dog races and anything the committee might dream up!
Throughout the year there are other events for the community and friends such as; Relay for Life of Rathdrum, the Taste of Rathdrum BBQ Cook Off, Rathdrum Adventure Race, December D’lights, community concerts in the old City Park, and a fishing derby for kids in Rathdrum Creek which runs through the park. There’s fun for everyone in Rathdrum!
Rathdrum Chamber of Commerce website