Industry Update

April 12, 2021 Vaccines: Anyone 16 years or older who lives or works in Idaho is eligible for the Covid 19 vaccine. IOGA, Oregon Outfitters & Guides Association, PNW Ski Areas Association, and America Outdoors sent a letter to the Health Authorities of ID, OR, and WA urging them to prioritize outfitters, guides, and ski…

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Industry Update

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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Idaho’s unsung recreation meccas

Discover an eclectic mix of world-class recreation activities in these quaint mountain communities  By Steve Stuebner It’s summertime in Idaho, and the recreation season is in full swing in our mountains, lakes and rivers. In this segment on Exploring Idaho, we’re spotlighting some of the lesser-known, unsung recreation meccas in the state, anchored in quaint,…

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Visit Idaho

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’s New Year’s Resolutions

Maybe you have been living out in the backcountry under a rock, or dealing with the most recent Steelhead closure, or maybe you are just enjoying a slow wrap up to the busy holiday season. Whatever the case, there are a couple of things that you should know. Most of them are about digging deep…

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Spring fishing is heating up in Idaho

By Steve Stuebner Spring fishing is starting to heat up in Idaho after a long winter that brought plenty of snow and freshwater to Idaho’s rivers and reservoirs. Idaho outfitters are fishing for Chinook salmon on Lake Coeur d’Alene, steelhead on the Salmon River near Salmon, cutthroat, rainbow and brown trout on the South Fork…

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