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Outdoor activities semi-close to Boise: Bogus Basin
March 28, 2022

Bogus Basin is the perfect family- friendly ski resort for all ages of adventure enthusiasts. Beginner to expert hills are offered for riders of all ages to navigate as they move up in experience. Stop in the lodge for relaxing breaks and food and drink to stay and adventure the whole day!

Location: 2600 N Bogus Basin Road Boise, ID 83702- 16.5 miles north of Boise, ID 

Contact: General (208) 332-5100; Information (800) 367-4397; email; Season: Typically the season runs from early December through mid- April

Activities: Skiing, snowboarding, GoldRush tubing hill, Glade runner, hiking trails, mountain biking, disc golf

Lodges: J.R. Simplot Lodge: Home of all Bogus Basin operations; ticket sales, Rental & Repair Shop, Ski & Snowboard School, Glade Runner Ski Patrol, lockers and restrooms, several food and drink offerings. Pioneer Lodge: Located off the top of the Morning Star Chairlift. Food and drink options; ticketing window. The Beach Food Trailer: Located in the Pine Creek Base. Only accessible by chairlift; food and drink. Open on weekends and holidays.

Restrictions: No dogs allowed on the mountain; overnight stays are permitted. More restrictions and policies at website

Conditions and webcam page, Season passes and day passes, equipment rental

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