Category : Recreation

make this your best summer. ever

Story by Jennifer Okerlund Want to plan your summer jam-packed with adventures, seeped in history and overflowing with photo ops?  Sounds like memory making gold, right? It can be done. And the best part is, done affordably. Your Idaho State…

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A Trip Around Boise with It’s A Boise Thing!

Story by @itsaboisething, Photos from business’ Instagrams Boise is second to none, and at It’s a Boise Thing we just want to share why!  The city life and the recreational activities are the perfect pair! But then you add in…

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Recreation in Boise

Story Courtesy of Northend.org What a world we live in…. Idaho has long been recognized for world class everything outdoors. From hunting, fishing, paddling, skiing, climbing – everything! When travelers on their way to these world class outdoor venues stop…

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Armed and Prepared

by Brittany Sailors, photos by Tiffany Howard We’ve all heard the idiom “armed and dangerous” and what typically comes to mind is the image of a criminal recklessly holding a gun. How then, would a law-abiding citizen be described, should…

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All Play for Your Outdoor Toys

by Liza Long, photos by Mark Dyrud As the long days of summer stretch out before us, it seems like the whole state is ready to play every weekend. If you’re the owner of a boat or recreational vehicle, do…

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Alive After Five Won’t Miss a Beat

by Brad Carlson, photos by Mark Dyrud Wednesday nights this summer, on a culturally rich block that can hold more people than its intimate atmosphere suggests, employees at The Basque Museum & Cultural Center will work late so they can be available to a couple thousand…

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Benchmark

A ‘starting point’ for shopping local By Chelsea Chambers, Photography by Mark Dyrud The value of shopping and buying local becomes ever more prevalent in our growing economy. With the expansion of the internet and online shopping, our sense of…

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