Category: Outdoor Recreation

Whitewater Rafting

Ultimate Whitewater in North Central Idaho Idaho is one of the premiere whitewater rafting destinations in North America. The Salmon River is consistently in the top 5 on many lists. Planetware named FIVE of our rivers the “Best Places for Whitewater Rafting in Idaho”. Plan an adventure to experience North Central Idaho whitewater. You’ll find… Read more »

Uniquely North Central Idaho

Idaho’s Longest Byway The Northwest Passage Scenic Byway (Highway 12) is Idaho’s longest byway, which at 202 miles, follows the route Lewis and Clark took through north-central Idaho. This beautiful road winds through canyons, forests, and along wild and scenic rivers. Watch out for the “99 miles of winding road ahead” sign! North America’s Deepest River… Read more »

Winter Wander Land

Calling all sunbirds…yes, that is indeed the opposite of a snowbird…one who loves colder weather, snow, and all things winter. If you love winter, North Central Idaho is the perfect place to plan an adventure. Snowmobiling North Central Idaho has over a thousand miles of groomed trails. Our region is home to six distinct riding… Read more »

3 Amazing North Central Idaho Fire Lookouts You Can Rent for the Night

If you’re looking for a unique overnight stay, consider staying 50 feet or more up in the air! These unique fire lookouts offer a unique stay, access to tons of recreational opportunities….and oh, the views!! Lookout Butte Lookout – near Selway Falls  Lookout Butte has a history that spans nearly 80 years and has been… Read more »

Hot Springs in North Central Idaho

Most states have only a handful of natural hot springs. But, in Idaho there’s over 100 soakable, natural hot springs, more than any other state. And, of course, you’ll find some of the best soaks right here in North Central Idaho. Over 15,000 square miles is home to the Idaho Batholith much of which is… Read more »

Fall in Love with North Central Idaho

Fall is the perfect time to plan a visit to North Central Idaho. Scenic driving is at its best! Hunting and fishing are at their peak. After the summer rush, you can fully absorb the history and culture of the area. Grapes are being harvested and wines are begging to be sipped. Cast your line… Read more »

Wanna Splash?

RAFT AS YOU EXPLORE OUR MIGHTY RIVER SYSTEM The first commercial river rafting trips in the United States were launched in Idaho. The outfitters here have always been leaders and standard-setters for this industry. No other state can claim as many recreational river miles as Idaho. Most of the 3,100 whitewater river miles in the… Read more »