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Sports and Recreation

Sports and Recreation

Mountain Home AFB Living Sports and Recreation


Whether you’re looking to take in a game of golf or a rafting trip down the river, Southwest Idaho offers a variety of recreational opportunities.

Desert Canyon Golf Course

1880 E. Eighth North
Mountain Home, ID 83647

This course was originally established in 1963 as a nine-hole course. The back nine was added in 1998 and each half offers golfers challenges. The front half has mature trees and elevated greens while the back half has four holes that surround a deep canyon and has water in play for five holes. For a full list of public and private courses in southwest Idaho, visit

Raft Idaho

711 N. Fifth St.
Boise, ID 83702

The first commercial river rafting trips in the U.S. were launched in Idaho so it’s no wonder that Idaho outfitters continue to be leaders in the industry. Raft Idaho offers trips for all ages and abilities, from half-day to six-day trips, along 15 rivers. The outfitters take care of everything on the trips including food and waterproof gear bags, and even lead beach games around the campfire. Visit the website for information on pricing and availability.

Sled the Trinities

2900 American Legion Blvd.
Mountain Home, ID 83647

More than 380 miles of well-marked, groomed trails offer snowmobilers nearly every kind of terrain imaginable for winter fun. The base elevation is 4,200 feet and climbs close to 10,000 feet in the fabulous Trinity Mountains and the high-mountain prairies and rolling hills of Cat Creek. Visit the website for more information on snowmobiling events, lodging and to download trail maps.

Wahooz Family Fun Zone

1385 Blue Marlin Lane
Meridian, ID 83642

Wahooz Family Fun Zone, just outside of Boise, has something for everyone in the family: miniature golf, go-karts, bumper boats, two-story laser tag, batting cages, an arcade with more than 100 games to choose from and the Pinz Bowling Center. Visit the company website for hours and pricing.

Zoo Boise

355 Julia Davis Drive
Boise, ID 83702

Located in the heart of downtown Boise, Zoo Boise is one of the most popular attractions in southern Idaho as well as a living science facility that is home to more than 200 animals from 83 species. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information on ticket prices, visit Zoo Boise’s website.

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