Photo Credit: Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area

Discover the best attractions in Southwest Idaho, where adventure, culture, and natural beauty converge to create unforgettable experiences. For quick weekend getaways to the exploration of Southwest Idaho's hidden gems, find fun both indoors and outdoors.

  • Bogus Basin: Boise’s Backyard

    Bogus Basin: Boise’s Backyard

    Community events. Adventure attractions. Outdoor recreation for all. Whether you’re here for the day or staying nearby as part of an extended vacation, there’s plenty waiting for you on the mountain.

  • Things to Do in Meridian

    Things to Do in Meridian

    Meridian is one of the fastest-growing cities in the US. With theme parks, shopping plazas and a growing culinary scene, this town has grown to be a lot more than what it used to be.

  • Your Ultimate Southwest Idaho Bucket List

    Your Ultimate Southwest Idaho Bucket List

    From the dramatic peaks to chilling in the streets, we’ve got eight unmissable experiences that belong on your bucket list.

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MK Nature Center

MK Nature Center

Nestled along the Boise River, the MK Nature Center is a serene oasis where nature comes to life. This urban refuge offers a peaceful escape with walking trails, wildlife exhibits, and interactive displays that showcase the diverse ecosystems of Idaho.