Visiting the Egyptian Theatre: Boise historical buildings

Visiting the Egyptian Theatre: Boise historical buildings

The Egyptian Theater Boise (or Egyptian Theatre) is a historical theatre in downtown Boise. The Egyptian Theatre was built in 1927 and has been open and operating since then. The artwork inside the building is reason in itself the visit the theater, which holds...
Everything you need to know about the Famous Idaho Potato

Everything you need to know about the Famous Idaho Potato

Idaho and potatoes are interchangeable in many conversations, but the state of Idaho becoming famous for potatoes was not an accident. Learn more about the Famous Idaho Potato, the history of the potato, and all of our favorite potato-themed places to visit in Idaho....
Floating the Boise River: how to, rules, and where to rent a raft

Floating the Boise River: how to, rules, and where to rent a raft

Floating the Boise River is a fun summer activity for people of (mostly) all ages and abilities. Because the river is not very deep, it means bringing your kids (with life vests of course) is a great way to get them outside and on the water. There are a number of...
Hike to Alice Lake in the Sawtooth Mountain Wilderness

Hike to Alice Lake in the Sawtooth Mountain Wilderness

Alice Lake is a moderate- to expert-level hike in the Sawtooth Mountains. Near Stanley, Idaho and Redfish Lake, the Alice Lake hike is best used from June to October, and if you travel outside of that you will likely develop a treacherous path and a bunch of snow. The...
9 of the best hikes in Boise city limits

9 of the best hikes in Boise city limits

Boise is quickly becoming a large metropolitan city, but it will never forget its nature and love of the outdoors. There are still a number of walks or hikes in Boise, within city limits, for everyone. Whether you want an easy walk to see nature or a more strenuous...
How to support local Boise businesses in an economic downturn

How to support local Boise businesses in an economic downturn

Staying safe right now is the most important concern, but local businesses are suffering and there are plenty of things we can do right now that will keep us safe while also supporting your local business owner. Once everything passes, we will want to make sure they...
9 Things to do in Boise, Idaho (for a first-time visitor)

9 Things to do in Boise, Idaho (for a first-time visitor)

There is so much to do when visiting Boise, Idaho for the first time. The capital of Idaho is full of history, outdoor activities, breweries, and more. Here are our favorite things to do in Boise, Idaho for a first-time visitor. Click the links below to skip to any of...
6 of our favorite Boise arcades

6 of our favorite Boise arcades

Arcades can mean different things to different people. An arcade can be an old-school pizza place, a brand new big box video game restaurant, or the introduction of arcade bars. In Boise, there are plenty of options for all these things. Here are our favorite Boise...
9 Boise bike shops to find your next bicycle

9 Boise bike shops to find your next bicycle

Bicycling in Boise is a big deal. Not only do we have the Boise Greenbelt, a path that runs throughout Boise and into other cities, but we also have miles and miles of foothills trails. Whether you are looking for a leisurely ride, a road bike, or mountain biking,...