Nestled in the postcard-perfect landscape of Idaho's outdoor paradise, Bogus Basin offers adventures, thrill-seekers, and nature lovers the chance to surround themselves with a seemingly endless array of fun and relaxation. Showcasing some of the world's best fly fishing, skiing, and picturesque hiking, every season brings to life new possibilities to get out and explore the area of Bogus Basin.
Whether you're coming with your best friends to shred a path through the fresh powder, taking your family on a memorable hike beneath the towering trees, or paddling through the crystal clear waters of Lucky Creek Lake, the only hard choice you'll have is where to start! Fortunately, our Bogus Basin vacation rentals have you covered.
Where is Bogus Basin?
Located just 18 miles north of the charming streets and mouthwatering dining spots in Boise, Bogus Basin surrounds you with the tranquility of the mountains while putting you smack dab in the middle of the outdoor action. A quick drive from shopping and local metropolitan attractions, Bogus Basin bridges the gap between the serenity of nature while being close enough to the city to enjoy the best of both worlds.
If you're looking to dive into some lakeside fun, you'll find lake fishing, kayaking, and watering skiing near beautiful Donnelly 110 miles north.
Things to do at Bogus Basin
From winter to summer, Bogus Basin is an ideal spot to leave the shackles of the rat race behind and get back to the calling of nature's beauty. Pack a bottle of water or two and hike through the trails that weave through the forests of Shafer Butte to find the perfect picnic spot. Afterward, cool off with a kayaking trip in the refreshing waters or try gem panning at the Mining Company. Take the kids over to the Fun Zone for some fun on the bungee trampoline, climbing wall, and summer tubing.
In the winter, the slopes become your playground with a wide array of spots to dive into some Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, and, of course, the downhill slopes at Bogus Basin. With 91 lifts and nearly 2,600 acres of snow-covered runs, everyone will have a chance to enjoy the powder no matter the skill level. Cap the day off with a hearty meal at the Bogus Creek Bar and Grill, which offers something for everyone's picky palate.
With horseback riding, mountain bike rentals, and a bevy of opportunities to surround yourself with outdoor activities, our Bogus Basin vacation rentals are the perfect spot to unwind and enjoy everything the natural beauty of Idaho has to offer. Book your escape today.