Industry Update

Organizational Updates Welcome Jessica McFarlane! State & National Political Updates Idaho Political Report In the Late-April/Early-May edition of the Idaho Political Report we discuss: National Political Updates IOGLB & IDFG Rules It’s a big year for rules and rule-making. Read & Watch “With every dropping snowflake that we’re getting in these April storms, the stoke…

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Idaho Rafting, Jet Boat season looks promising in Summer 2022

By Steve Stuebner With every snowflake that falls in the Idaho mountains from this amazing series of April snow storms, the stoke level for the summer rafting and jet boat season for Idaho rivers is rising rapidly! More than 2 feet new snow has fallen in the Idaho high country just in the last week,…

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Industry Update

The Thaw is up and running! Check it out HEREThank you to all our members who donated trips and merchandise to our annual fundraiser, and to members who have given additional cash donations this year. Use this informational flier to help us spread the word!   LOBBY DAY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED February 22nd and 23rdLobby Day is an important event for…

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Open Position with IOGA

Job Description  Development & Events Manager Please send a Cover Letter (including your contact information), Resume, and three References to [email protected] will be received until 4/1/22, or until position is filled The Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association is a statewide, nonprofit business trade organization representing licensed outfitters and guides throughout Idaho. Established in 1954 in…

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Industry Update

Listening Session for Business AssociatesDecember 20th, 10am MSTJoin Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/4247460425 Meeting ID: 424 746 0425+13462487799 The Idaho State legislative season is fast approaching! This meeting is an informal discussion on your concerns, let’s collaborate and see if we can take action. Thank you! The 2021 IOGA Annual Meeting is in the books! Thank you to Governor…

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Industry Update

November 5, 2022 ExpertVoice Access: If you are an active member of IOGA fill out an application on ExpertVoice and get discounts on outdoor brands! Login or signup at www.ExpertVoice.com, search for “Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association” and follow the signup flow, a team manager will review your application. GuideFitter: Active outfitter members should have received…

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Industry Update

September 1, 2021 ExpertVoice Access: If you are an active member of IOGA fill out an application on ExpertVoice and get discounts on outdoor brands! Login or signup at www.ExpertVoice.com, search for “Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association” and follow the signup flow, a team manager will review your application. For more information check out the…

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Industry Update

Fire Season: It is heating up out there. Dry spring weather and current high temperatures means increased fire risk. Click on this link for a video on this season’s fire outlook. The Idaho Department of Lands is currently fighting the Little Pine Fire near Priest River. Visit their Fire News Feed site for up to…

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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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