Adventure Is Calling

Grab your bike, hiking boots, or climbing gear for a trip you'll never forget.

Front and Backcountry Journeys

See the best of Idaho on a trail ride

Adventure Is Calling

Grab your bike, hiking boots, Lifejacket or climbing gear for a trip you'll never forget.

Front and Backcountry Journeys

Go Hunt for Idaho's Wild Side

Posts Tagged ‘Visit Idaho’

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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Americans love to visit Idaho for outdoorsy activities

By Steve Stuebner American travel and tourism trends show that Idaho is growing in popularity as a primo destination for outdoorsy visitors, and contrary to national trends, people are staying longer on overnight trips to enjoy quality outdoor-adventure activities. Visitors are twice as likely to come to Idaho to engage in outdoor activities, compared to…

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Bronco blue turf, Idaho potatoes could help boost Idaho tourism

By Steve Stuebner Jeff Sayer, Director of the Idaho Department of Commerce, had a life-changing experience on a Middle Fork Salmon River trip, and he said that helps him understand the intrinsic value of outfitted trips in a speech to the Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association at the annual meeting. The Middle Fork trip was…

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Idaho mountain snowpack levels look favorable for 2013 whitewater season

Idaho mountain snowpack levels and anticipated streamflows in the popular Salmon, Snake, Lochsa and Payette river basins are hovering near 90 percent of normal, which should provide for a fun-filled whitewater river season, according to officials with the Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association. “The current levels in mid-March are looking excellent,” said Justin Walsh, owner…

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Leo and Dee Crane, Zeke West inducted as IOGA Lifetime Members

Three longtime IOGA members, Leo and Dee Crane of Orofino and Zeke West of Grangeville, were honored as Lifetime Members at the annual IOGA meeting last week in Boise. Grant Simonds, executive director of the Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association, said the honor is the equivalent of a “lifetime achievement” award because of the many…

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