Local Attractions

Boise Basin Interpretive Center. Hours: Daily 10:30AM-3:30PM

The Idaho City Visitor Center is a great starting point for your visit. Gather information and ask questions.

Boise Basin Museum.  Hours: Daily 11AM-4PM Memorial Day Weekend thru Labor Day Weekend

A must see attraction while visiting Idaho City.



The Springs. Hours Vary.

​Located less than two miles down Ponderosa Pine Scenic Highway, The Springs offers relaxing mineral waters for year round pleasure. This luxurious facility offers everything needed for a relaxing visit. Check out their website for more info.



Pioneer Cemetery. Open until dusk.

Cemetery Guides are available at the Visitor Center and the Boise Basin Museum.



ATV Rentals.

Make memories that will last for years to come by exploring Idaho City and the surrounding area on an ATV!

Intermountain Power Sport Rentals LLC



Hunting & Fishing.

Fishing and hunting are a way of life for many people that live in Idaho. And Idaho City has long been known for plentiful game any time of the year!

Idaho Fishing

Idaho Hunting

Seasons & Rules

Idaho City Ranger Office




Idaho City has a variety of camping options just outside of town or way up in the hills. Take a look at our list of resources to find the perfect spot!

Cowboy Campground

Creekside Campground

Idaho City-Boise Nat'l Forest

Idaho City- Backcountry Yurts


Hiking, Biking, Cross Country Skiing, Snow Shoeing.

There is no shortage of trails around Idaho City, whether you’re looking for a quick hike, a multi-day backpacking or bicycling trip, or heading out with skis or snowshoes. 

Area Hiking

Mountain Biking Trails

Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing



Bird Watching.

At the Intermountain Bird Observatory, we work to impact human lives and significantly contribute to bird conservation through a unique combination of cooperative research, education, discovery of the natural world, and community engagement.

Intermountain Bird Observatory




Other Activities.

Idaho City also offers opportunities for some of the lesser known but not less fun activities such as these family friendly adventures.

Shopping, Restaraunts, Lodging