Biking & Cycling

Some say there is no better way to experience Southwest Idaho than on two wheels. Whether you’re a chill seeker or thrill seeker, we have a road, path or trail for you. From remote rural byways to scenic single-track, riding in Southwest Idaho lets you immerse yourself in nature's beauty and local culture.

  • Mountain Biking Guide

    Mountain Biking Guide

    Here, there’s no limit to the adventure. You can coast through mountain meadows. You can put your downhill skills to the test. You can climb switchbacks through narrow canyons to find panoramic desert views.

  • Brundage Mountain Biking

    Brundage Mountain Biking

    Whether you're into thrillin' or chillin', Brundage has a mountain bike adventure that fits.

  • Bikepacking in Southwest Idaho

    Bikepacking in Southwest Idaho

    Craving to hit the trails but not sure where to start? We’ve put together a guide to help you get started.

  • Boise by Bike

    Boise by Bike

    We’ve outlined the ultimate perfect summer day in Downtown Boise from sun-up to sun-down.

  • 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.

  • Coffee in the Foothills

    Coffee in the Foothills

    Richard the Mule serves up cold brew coffee and good memories on Boise’s famous foothills trails.

WHEN TO GO

In Southwest Idaho, biking is a year-round activity. Yes, of course, spring, summer and fall are ideal, but even in the cool of winter roads and snow-packed trails offer opportunities for fun.

Accommodations, Activities & More

Jug Mountain Ranch

Jug Mountain Ranch

Jug Mountain Ranch is a 1,410-acre private residential community set beneath Jughandle Mountain’s rugged 8,310-foot peak. Roughly 75% of the Ranch (1,000 acres) has been set aside for preserved open space and a championship golf course.

Courtyard by Marriott Boise West – Meridian

Courtyard by Marriott Boise West – Meridian

Boise's only full-service Courtyard by Marriott®. Our rooms are made for business stays but equally comfortable for leisurely getaways.

Inn at 500

Inn at 500

Inn at 500 Capitol offers a luxurious stay in a unique, downtown Boise hotel where modern accommodations, delightful attention to detail, and unmatched service unite.

Payette Brewing Company

Payette Brewing Company

Voted “Best Brewery” in the Boise Weekly poll each year since 2012, Payette Brewing Company is a must for beer lovers.

Courtyard by Marriott Boise Downtown

Courtyard by Marriott Boise Downtown

This downtown hotel is also conveniently located adjacent to Boise State University, St. Luke's Regional Medical Center, Micron, and State of Idaho Offices.

Safari Hospitality

Safari Hospitality

Safari Hospitality Boise is made of of 6 hotels located near the Boise Airport. The hotels are Holiday Inn Boise Airport, Holiday Inn Express and Suites Boise Airport, Hampton Inn Boise Airport, Fairfield Inn Boise Airport, LaQuinta Inn and Suites Boise Airport and Simple Suites Boise Airport.

Creekside Campground & Event Center

Creekside Campground & Event Center

This private campground is tucked away in the Boise National Forest along highway 21, just a 45 minute drive north of Boise.

Downtown Boise

Downtown Boise

Downtown Boise is a place to explore. Find a new adventure, spark creativity, make connections, and be a part of Boise’s vibrant culture where all are welcome.

Tamarack Resort

Tamarack Resort

Rugged mountains, lush meadows and the shores of Lake Cascade can all be found at this classic alpine lodge.

Bogus Basin

Bogus Basin

Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area, located just 35 minutes from downtown Boise, offers a host of activities for individuals of all ages and ability levels in both winter and summer.

Brundage Mountain Resort

Brundage Mountain Resort

Located high in the mountains of Central Idaho, independently-owned Brundage Mountain is a classic Idaho Ski Resort.

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