About Boise & Idaho

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Windy Ridge Alpacas - click here

Windy Ridge Alpaca Farm is located in Homedale, Idaho, just 47-scenic miles from Boise. Our farm lies on a hilltop overlooking the beautiful, winding Snake River, and a valley full of rich farmlands. You are welcome to visit our farm any time--just call ahead to make sure someone will be here to show you around. During your visit, we invite you to enjoy the beautiful view of grazing alpacas with us.

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arts & entertainment

Ballet Idaho
Birds of Prey
Boise Art Museum

Boise Co-op
Boise Weekly
Boise Restaurant Guide

Boise Philharmonic
BSU Pavilion
Edwards Cinema
Festivals & Events

The Flicks
Gene Harris Jazz Festival
Idaho Statesman
KAID Public TV
KBCI Ch 2 CBS

KBSU Radio Network
KTRV Ch 12... FOX
KTVB Ch 7...NBC
KIVI Ch 6...ABC
The Morrison Center
Performing Arts
Shakespeare Festival
Where to Shop in Boise
Zoo Boise

 

parks & recreation

 

ski resorts

Bogus Basin Ski Resort
2405 Bogus Basin Rd., 
Boise Ph. 208.332.5151
(45 minutes outside of Boise)

Brundage Mountain Ski Resort
McCall, Idaho Ph. 208.634.7462
Snow Report 800.255.7669

Grand Targhee 
Teton Mountain Range.
Located 87 miles from Idaho Falls.

Pomerelle Mountain Resort
Albion, Idaho

Schweitzer Mountain Resort 
Sandpoint, Northern Idaho

Silver Mountain
Kellogg, Northern Idaho

Soldier Mountain
Central Idaho
10 miles N. of Fairfield on Hwy. 20

Sun Valley
Ph. 800.786.8259
email ski@sunvalley.com

Tamarack
Council Mountain Range
Near Donnelly, Idaho

Current Ski Conditions in Idaho

Accommodations in Idaho

Driving Directions and Maps!

The Idaho Travel Guide

Fishing / Hunting

Cascade Lake, Cascade
Lucky Peak Reservoir
CJ Strike Reservoir
Snake River
Boise River
Idaho Fish and Game
Boise National Forest
Caribou National Forest
Challis National Forest
Clearwater National Forest
Curlew National Grassland
Idaho Panhandle National Forests: Coeur d'Alene, Kaniksu, and St. Joe National Forests
Nez Perce National Forest
Payette National Forest
Salmon National Forest
Sawtooth National Forest
Targhee National Forest
Sawtooth Mountain Guides
State Parks A to Z
Yurts For Rent
Park Reservations
Parks Calendar

parks

Ann Morrison Park,
Americana Blvd.
Boise Julia Davis Park,
700 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise

Kathryn Albertson Park,
1000 block of Americana Blvd. Boise

Municipal Park,
500 S. Walnut St. Boise

Veterans Memorial Park,
960 Veterans Way Boise

private golf courses

Broadmore Country Club, Inc.
103 Shannon Nampa
208.466.1114

Crane Creek Country Club
500 W. Curling Dr. Boise 
208.344.6529

Hillcrest Country Club
4610 Hillcrest Dr. Boise 
208.343.5425

Plantation Golf Club
6515 W. State Boise
208.853.4440

Spurwing Country Club
6800 N. Spurwing Way, Meridian
208.887.1800

Terrace Lakes Resort
Garden Valley 
208.462.3250

public golf courses

Boise Ranch Golf Course,
6501 S. Cloverdale Rd. 
208.362.6501

Banbury
North Marypost Place, Eagle
208.939.3600

Centennial Golf Course,
Centennial Dr.,  Nampa
208.467.3011

Cherry Lane,
2070 Interlachen Way,  Meridian  
208.888.4080

Eagle Hills Golf Course,
605 N. Edgewood Dr. 
208.939.0402

Foxtail Golf Course,
990 W. Chinden Blvd.M eridian 
208.887.4653

Indian Lakes Golf Club,
4700 S. Umatilla Ave. 
208.362.5772

Purple Sage Municipal Golf Course
Middleton
208.459.2223

Quail Hollow Golf Club,
4520 N. 36th Boise
208.344.7807

Ridgecrest Golf Club,
3730 Ridgecrest Dr. Nampa 
208.468.9073

Shadow Valley Golf Course,
15711 Highway 55 Boise 
208.939.6699

Warm Springs,
2495 Warm Springs Ave. Boise
208.343.5661

idaho campgrounds

sports

BSU Broncos   See Fiesta Bowl News click here
Boise Hawks    Boise Hawks Game click here
Idaho Stampede
Idaho Steelheads
Idaho Vandals

  

Bogus Creek Outfitters Visit                               208-336-3130

A real western adventure, these outfitters feature horseback riding and wagon rides with chuck wagon meals.

Boise Greenbelt Visit                                            208-384-4240

On this unique trail system connecting the city's network of parks, you can jog, skate, cycle, or walk along more than 25 miles of paved pathways following the Boise River through the heart of the city.

Boise North End Community Visit

Historic City within a City, features, attractions, outdoor life & recreation, photo gallery, neighborhood projects, and much more.

Basque Museum and Cultural Center                208-343-2671

Exhibits feature Basque traditions, artifacts and culture. Next door, an original Basque boarding house brings to life the history of Basques in Idaho

Boise Depot                                                              208-384-4014

This stately structure was built by Union Pacific Railroad in 1925 during the glory years of rail transport. Immersed in the beauty of the Platt Gardens, the Depot offers a wonderful view of Boise's downtown backed by scenic foothills.

Boise River

Cast a fly or lure in the Boise River as it runs through the heart of town. In the summer enjoy a cooling float from Barber Park to Ann Morrison Park.

 

Boise River Tours                                                    208-333-0003

Educational and recreational river rafting. Tours are available June through September.

Payette River

Discovery Center of Idaho                                     208-343-9895

With over 150 hands-on scientific exhibits to explore, experience, and enjoy, this museum makes learning fun for the whole family. Located in Julia Davis Park.

Downtown Boise

Historic buildings in the downtown area showcase Boise's pioneer roots, such as Old Boise and 8th Street Marketplace. The Grove, the city's public plaza, is the site of many community activities, including "Alive After Five," a weekly program of music and entertainment during the spring and summer months. BODO

Idaho Black History Museum                                208-433-0017

A showplace of historical photos, crafts, and other artifacts, reflecting Black culture in Idaho's diverse heritage

Idaho Botanical Garden                                          208-343-8649

Features an ever-changing world of theme and display gardens.

Idaho Historical Museum                                       208-334-2120

Step back 100 years and visit an Old West saloon, Chinese medicine shop and blacksmith's forge. Located in Julia Davis Park.

Idaho Ice World                                                        208-331-0044

Public ice skating sessions run daily for all levels of skaters. Rental skates available.

Idaho Museum of Military History                        208-422-6128

This museum features Idaho naval history, the development of Gowen Field and the General Patch collection

Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology                208-368-9876

Follow in the steps of miners as they rushed to Idaho's hills and fought each other in pursuit of gold and silver.

M-K Nature Center                                                   208-368-6060

An indoor/outdoor facility, the Center features the life of a mountain stream, with underwater viewing, interpretive signs and interactive exhibits.

Old Idaho Penitentiary                                            208-368-6080

Take a fascinating peek into the lives of Idaho's historic criminals. A self-guided tour includes Death Row, cell houses, and exhibits on early prisoners and prison life.

Ridge to River Trail System click here

World Center for Birds of Prey                             208-362-8687

Located south of Boise, this renowned facility gives visitors insight into the actual working process of saving endangered species of hawks, falcons, eagles, and other birds of prey.