Youth Nature Drop-Off

Two Individuals Lean Over Looking At A Small Frog At Bogus. Basin Mountain Recreation Area 
 Guided Nature Program  Summer 2022

Youth Nature Drop-Off


Ready to find your weekend flow? Bring your kiddos up to the mountain for a free hour of fun in the Youth Drop-Off Nature Program! While you hit the lawn for a peaceful morning of yoga, your child will explore the area around Bogus Basin’s Explorer Base Camp with one of our Nature Guides. From nature bingo to scavenger hunts, our team will engage your child with fun, hands-on activities as you catch that much-needed flow state at 6,200′.

When & Where

  • Every Saturday & Sunday from 10 am – 11 am
  • Drop-ins Welcome
  • Meets at the Bogus Basin Info pop-up tent in the Explorer Base Area

July 6 @ 10:00 AM 11:00 AM

Free Ages 5-10

Looking for more learning opportunities?

Check out our complete list of Summer Guided Nature Programs!

Image Of Kids In A Guided Nature Hike Learning About Ecology at Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area Summer 2022 Photo By Luke Tokunaga

About Bogus Basin Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area is a 501(C)(3) organization dedicated to engaging the community to provide accessible, affordable, and fun year-round mountain recreation and education. Opened in 1942, Bogus Basin offers 2,600 acres of daytime skiable terrain, and 165 acres for night skiing; eleven lifts and three people-mover carpets; an 800-foot tubing hill. The Nordic Center offers 37 kilometers of groomed trails. Environmental education and community outreach programs serve over 20,000 individuals annually, primarily youth. Summer activities include the Glade Runner, a 4,251 foot mountain coaster, The Mine Shaft Challenge course, mountain biking, events, hiking and chairlift service for hike and bike transport. Bogus Basin is located 16.5 miles north of Boise, Idaho and operates under a special use permit with the Boise National Forest.