Bogus Basin

Boise’s Favorite Winter Playground, Right Out Your Backdoor.
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Discover Bogus Basin

Boise, ID

Find yourself surrounded by ponderosa pines across 2,600 skiable acres – just 16 miles north of Downtown Boise. With 11 lifts and 1,800 true vertical feet, discover why less travel means more fun only at Bogus Basin. As a non-profit organization, all revenues go directly back into mountain improvements such as lifts, trails, facilities, and educational and youth programs.

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Summit: 7,590 ft
Vertical: 1,800 ft
Base: 5,790 ft

Terrain Difficulty

Annual Snowfall

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Skiable Acres

Membership Details

3 FREE days Sunday – Friday, non-holiday, with a qualified season pass to any Powder Alliance Resort.
  • Tickets are FREE Sunday – Friday, excluding the following holidays: 11/24/22 – 11/27/22, 12/26/22 – 12/30/22, 1/14/23 – 1/15/23, 2/18/23 – 2/19/23.
  • Tickets are full retail price on Saturdays and holidays.
  • Tickets are non-transferable and must be used by pass holder only.
  • Offer valid for 21/22 unrestricted pass holders from participating Powder Alliance Resorts only.
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Ticket Pickup Details

Trail Map

Find your favorite run! Bogus Basin offers 82 named runs for all abilities across 2,600 pristine acres.


Stay in the loop, in real-time with five live webcams at Bogus Basin.

Food & Beverage

Refuel your days at the Simplot and Pioneer Lodges, offering a wide variety of foods from grab-and-go lunches, to daily in-house smoked meats. Gone faster than you can say YUM!

Bogus Basin Lodging

The Pioneer Condominiums are located at the top of the Morning Star Chairlift, next to the Pioneer Lodge. Privately owned, these beautiful 360-view mountain cottages are the best way to elevate your stay at Bogus Basin, offering ski-in/ski-out from all units.

Great place to visit on a beautiful day! Lots to do from skiing to tubing to mountain coasters and more.

Erich Meier

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