Camping

Popular, Free Campground Switches to Pay-to-Stay Plan
The very popular, free campground at Horsethief Reservoir will switch to a pay-to-stay model of $15 per night starting July 1, as Idaho Fish and Game and the Treasure Valley Family YMCA partner to improve the facility.
The fees will go toward improvements to the camping experience, including having a…
Camping Sites Closed for Memorial Day Weekend
If you’re thinking about hitting the road for Memorial Day weekend, maybe a nice family camping trip, be sure to check that the campsites are open before you head out!
The best thing you can do if you're heading into the Boise National Forest next weekend is to know before you go…
Check Out These Free Campsites Near Boise
When the campsite is free, we can spend more on food, beverages, and gear.  With Memorial Day Weekend coming up, now is the time to think about where you want to pitch that tent, so we've compiled a list of the best free campsites around the Treasure Valley.
Thief Steals Equipment from Local Boy Scout Troop
Local Boy Scout Troop 49 has a trailer that they keep full of equipment in the parking lot of Whitney United Methodist Church in Boise. They have camping gear, tents, canopies, snow equipment, and more. Someone broke into it and took everything...
A Mountain Lion Tries To Take Child From Campsite
A family camping in Eastern Idaho scared off a mountain lion that tried to snatch their 4-year-old daughter away from their campfire.
The cougar dropped the girl after family members yelled at the animal. She had a few scratches but thankfully, no other injuries...

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