RECREATION & ACTIVITIES
At Bogus Basin, your opportunities for outdoor recreation are as expansive as the mountain itself. From summer time mountain biking adventures, to powder-perfect skiing and riding – we’ve got something for everyone at Bogus. And as a non-profit mountain, every dollar goes towards expanding and improving your experience, every single year.
Bogus Basin’s Top Activities
Alpine Skiing & Snowboarding
A pastime enjoyed by millions of people annually! Our community mountain has 10 lifts serving 88 runs, across 2,600 acres of terrain, providing 1,800 true vertical feet of skiing.
A lifelong sport you and the whole family can enjoy.
Fun for you, your families, your friends, and groups of all sizes during the winter.
Snowshoeing is an accessible and easy way for you to get outside in the winter. With both snowshoe specific trails and shared Nordic trails, you won’t have any shortage of solitude
Fat Tire Biking
Gone are the days where the change from summer to winter meant your bike would grow lonely in the garage.
No winter offer is complete without a robust terrain park! Your season kicks off with a hikeable terrain park, which is offer to the community for free.
More Mountain Activities
The fun doesn’t stop there, you can choose from one of
our many other seasonal activities!
Glade Runner Mountain Coaster
Bogus Basin is home to the only mountain coaster in the state of Idaho. This is your chance to experience 4,330 feet of high speed, twisting and turning, screaming and cheering through the woods!
Ride The Basin Gravity Park
Enjoy your day riding up the Morning Star Chairlift then letting gravity do the work while speeding through the trees of Idaho’s fastest growing bike park, The Basin Gravity Park. Beginner or expert, slow or fast – The Basin Gravity Park is the place to be!
Cross Country Mountain Biking
Spend your day exploring some of Idaho’s best terrain behind handlebars! With over 20 miles of trails, there is something for everyone. Don’t forget to stop and enjoy the views!
Base Area Activities
Can’t get on skis or a board? Enjoy our variety of base activities, still within the beauty of nature – from rock climbing, to the scenic chairlift, to our bungee trampoline.
As you ascend up Morning Star Express or Deer Point Express chairlift, breathtaking views of Boise National Forest, the Sawtooth Mountains, and Downtown Boise are revealed. One at the top, you are free to wander!
Whether you need a break from the city, or you are having a family outing, Bogus Basin is an affordable and accessible place to connect with nature.
Do you want to escape the dismal valley heat? A day filled with beautiful views and a full production concert or yoga on the mountain is right out your back door.
The fun doesn’t stop there, you can choose from one
of our many other seasonal activities! Your day could be
filled with not only the beautiful views, but live music
or yoga on the mountain.