Calling all sports fans! Catch a ball game, bike race or rodeo at one of Idaho’s diverse sporting events. Home to professional and collegiate teams, there are numerous opportunities to watch your favorite sport. During the winter catch a college basketball game, or take the family to a Steelheads hockey game. The fitness community comes alive in the spring and summer months, with the annual Coeur d’Alene Ironman and Boise Twilight Criterium drawing participants and spectators from across the nation. Catching a baseball game or heading to a night rodeo with family and friends are perfect activities for Idaho’s long summer days.
For those devoted to competition on the water, the North Fork Championship is a contest that showcases some of the best kayakers in the world on the famous North Fork of the Payette River. Jet boat races on the Salmon River are a thrill to watch, and hear! Winter is jam-packed with events, including snowmobile and ski races, ice fishing tournaments and even a curling competition on a frozen outdoor lake in Stanley.