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Boise makes the perfect starting point for any adventure – day trips or longer adventures alike.  Whether you want to see Hells Canyon or Glacier National Park, check out these curated itineraries to follow.

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Hub and Spoke Itinerary

Make Boise your basecamp for this itinerary (with one overnight in Sun Valley, ID); the plan includes day trips traveling to McCall, Nampa, and Sun Valley, Idaho.

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Dozens of Day Trips

To the north of Boise lie mountains, mountains and more mountains. To the west, fertile farmlands. To the south, high desert plateaus and rugged canyons. To the east, more farmland and volcanic wonders of the Snake River Plain. Whether you’re spending a couple of hours or the whole day, there are dozens of short trips out of Boise that will introduce you to the wonders of scenic Idaho.

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5 Day Itinerary: Baker City, OR, McCall and Sun Valley, ID

Start your 5-day adventure in Boise, Idaho and follow this itinerary to the Oregon Trail, and see some of Idaho’s lakes and rivers.

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12 Day Itinerary: North Idaho and National Parks Loop

Start your 12-day adventure in Boise, Idaho and follow this itinerary through Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming featuring Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, Hells Canyon & Sun Valley.

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