Rising up more than 10,000 ft., the Sawtooth’s jagged peaks give this range both its name and its jaw-dropping views. People all over the world visit the Sawtooth National Forest for its iconic camping and hiking.
In Southwest Idaho, you’ll find eclectic coffee shops full of local flavor. In small mountain towns, you’ll meet long-time roasters with a crowd of regulars and a cozy atmosphere.
Get Your Adrenaline On
Live Every Day Like It's A Weekend.
Few places are still as wild and free as the mountains of Southwest Idaho. Hike. Bike. Boat. Camp. Or just enjoy the fresh air. It's all here.
Go With the Flow in Southwest Idaho.
Lakes and rivers mean good times and lasting memories. In the summer, it's boating, rafting, and fishing. In the winter, cross-country skiing and even ice-fishing. Four seasons of fun.
Find wildflowers and wilder adventures.
Here, you can spend the morning fishing, the afternoon kayaking, and the evening sipping a little something around the campfire or a white tablecloth.
A city that makes it hard to just sit.
There's a reason so many national publications, bloggers, and Instagrammers are talking up Boise: there's lots to talk up. Good eats. Great nightlife. And biking, hiking and hanging out with friendly locals make it hard to keep quiet.
Foothills fun: hiking, biking, birding.
Out here, just steps away from Boise's urban center, you'll find nearly 200 miles of trails. Find a scenic vista, thrilling downhill or hidden oasis to make your own.
Peace & quiet, yes. Boredom, no.
Explore crags and caves. Fish for blue-ribbon browns and 'bows. Or try your hand at sand surfing. It's here in Southwest Idaho's desert region
Embrace the Spirit of Idaho
Dreaming of wide-open spaces, mountains and trails?
Check out our Places to Stay section for a rundown of the best hotels, guest ranches and first class experiences in Southwest Idaho.Learn More