There’s been a lot of talk about Congressman Simpson’s plan for the Northwest. As an outfitter or guide this plan can benefit you. How will this affect the outfitting industry, my business, and our communities?  While all aspects of this plan are subject to change, Idaho’s outfitting industry stands to benefit significantly from this plan.…

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*|MC:SUBJECT|* *|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* RENEW/JOIN Subscribe View this email in your browser Hunt Outfitter Update February 12, 2021 IOGA Hunt Outfitter Regional Meetings Please join us! IOGA will host and provide the agenda for the meetings. These meetings will be virtual (via Zoom) with hunt outfitters, respective regional Commissioners, and Regional Fish and Game staff.  The F&G proposals for…

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Some of life’s most memorable moments are experienced while exploring and connecting with your family on a vacation. Come along as @ThatHappyFamily shares how they made the most of a summer vacation in Idaho. From hot-spring soaks and whitewater rafting to horseback riding, mountain biking, and a thrilling ride on a mountain coaster, Idaho offers adventurous fun at every turn.

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IOGA – President’s Report  January, 2019   (Re)Introductions IOGA members, By way of introduction, this is my first President’s Report as your new IOGA  Board President, Jeff Bitton. After many years providing leadership, Steve Burson decided to step down from the Board President role in order to concentrate more of his time and energies in…

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For years the United States Forest Service has struggled maintaining our trail systems in central Idaho.  Lowering budgets have caused reduced manpower to get the job done.  It seems volunteer work is being relied upon more and more. Last spring I had talked to my interim permit administrator Phil McNeal and asked him if there…

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Update on the Steelhead Closure by Aaron Lieberman Outfitters and guides from across the state gathered in Boise late last week for IOGA’s 64th Annual Membership Meeting, with great turnout, presentations and an engaged membership community in attendance. Among those positive outcomes was a vote on, and approval of, a Membership [Steelhead] Resolution outlining IOGA’s position…

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