Ernest Hemingway in Idaho: Visit all the Sun Valley locations

Ernest Hemingway in Idaho: Visit all the Sun Valley locations

Ernest Hemingway led an amazing life. He spent time in Paris and Cuba, and perhaps less known, he also had a home in Sun Valley, Idaho. Hemingway loved to hunt and fish, and spend time in the outdoors. He wrote numerous books in Idaho, died in Idaho, and was buried in...
Visiting Zoo Boise: Family-friendly things to do in Boise [video]

Visiting Zoo Boise: Family-friendly things to do in Boise [video]

Zoo Boise is an amazing place to visit, for both kids and adults, any time of the year. For a city of Boise’s size, the size and history of the Boise zoo is quite impressive. Opened in 1916, Zoo Boise has expanded over the years and has hundreds of animals on...
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,...
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...
5 Things to do in downtown Boise, Idaho (beer, art, sports, and more)

5 Things to do in downtown Boise, Idaho (beer, art, sports, and more)

If you are visiting Boise, Idaho and are looking for things to do in downtown Boise, Idaho — you will have plenty of options (even if you do not have a car). The city has grown so much in the last 10 years, and you there are plenty of Boise breweries, museums, art,...
Camel’s Back Park in Boise: Things to see and do

Camel’s Back Park in Boise: Things to see and do

There are so many places to hike in Boise, Idaho, or in nearby mountains or hills. But Camel’s Back Park in Boise is an amazing location right within the city where you can either walk up to take some photos, or go on a serious hike if you choose. There are so...
Where to find the best ice skating in Boise [schedules & photos]

Where to find the best ice skating in Boise [schedules & photos]

If you were to visit Boise 25 years ago, there would have been very few options for ice skating (actually, none). If locals wanted to ice skate in Boise, they would have had to take a trip out of town — usually to Sun Valley, Idaho. But now there are plenty of places...
Where to play hockey in Boise: Youth and adult hockey leagues

Where to play hockey in Boise: Youth and adult hockey leagues

If you were to visit Boise 25 years ago, there would have been very few options for ice skating (actually, none). But now there are plenty of places to ice skate or play hockey in Boise — we have three sheets of ice — and there is even a pro hockey team in Boise. Here...
Visiting Boise State football field’s blue turf

Visiting Boise State football field’s blue turf

Boise State University and Boise State football are known for the 2006 Fiesta Bowl, Coach Pete, and especially their blue field — or, smurf turf, as some call it. The Boise State Football field actually has a really interesting history and is a fun place to visit in...