Welcome to Beautiful Camas County, Idaho

“Gateway to Adventure”

Fairfield , Idaho, located an hour from Sun Valley, Idaho…is emerging as Idaho’s best  “undiscovered” small ski town with its friendly, casual atmosphere and  year-round recreation:

Winter sun and fun includes excellent powder runs, snowboarding, groomed skiing and cat skiing at  Soldier Mountain Ski Resort and adjacent unlimited back-country ski  areas on National Forest Lands; hundreds of miles of beginner to expert  snowmobiling trails, Kiteboarding, Nordic-skate and cross-country  skiing.  Area lodging is limited, so make reservations early!

Spring and Summer: With a wide-open prairie and adjacent Forest Service access, the high  mountain desert dry air with long, sunny days and bright clear night  skies provide outdoor enthusiasts optimum recreational opportunities.   Excellent mountain biking, hiking, camping, fishing, horseback riding,  bird and wildlife watching, golf and photography.  It’s an undiscovered  paradise for recreation and RV travelers.

March Chamber Meeting

st patrickThe March Chamber meeting is on March 18th at 7:00 p.m.  Kathy Mennenga has graciously agreed to host.  Our meeting is a week early this month to accommodate Spring Break.  Hope to see you there!

Wes Fields Historical/Hysterical Program

Wes Fields, lifelong Camas Prairie resident, will presenting a program titled “Historical/Hysterical Recollections:  Early Years on the Prairie” on February 21st at the Camas County Library.  Wes will regale the audience with tales of the events and the residents of the Prairie from days gone by.   The program will include a slide show and an…

Northside Snowmobile Riders Fun Run

  The Northside Snowmobile Riders are hosting the annual Fun Run in Fairfield on Saturday, January 17, 2015.   The Fun Run begins in the Wells Parking Lot.  Registration is 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.  $5 per hand / dice. All sleds must be licensed Join the club!  Registration information will be available at the…

December 2014 Chamber Meeting

The December Chamber Meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 17th at 7:00 p.m. at Strickland Real Estate.  Hope to see you there!

Christmas Festivities Thank You

The Christmas Festivities held downtown on December 5th were a major success.  Lots of kids (of all ages) came out to see Santa and to eat Soup & Chili and to be together as a community as the Christmas Tree was lit for the first time this Holiday Season.  Below, please find a thank you…

Tree Lighting Tonight!

Join us Downtown tonight for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting.  The elementary students have made ornaments to adorn the tree again this year.  The lighting of the tree signals the official beginning of the Holiday Season! The festivities also include the Soup / Chili Contest.  Prizes will be awarded for first place in each category. …

Santa!

Santa Claus will be in Fairfield on Friday, December 5th just in time for the Christmas Tree lighting.  He will be confirming his naughty and nice list.  Get your Christmas wish list together so you can tell Santa what you want him to bring you on Christmas Eve.  Santa will be hanging out at Soldier…

Tree Lighting & Chili/Soup Contest

The Annual Tree Lighting and Chili/Soup Contest is coming up on the first Friday in December. Join us downtown at 6:00 p.m. on December 5th for all of the festivities. Bring your best Soup or Chili to enter in the contest. All fares will be judged and the best of the best will go home…

November Chamber Meeting

The November Chamber Meeting will be held on Thursday, November 20th at 7:00 p.m.  The Iron Mountain Inn has once again agreed to host.  This meeting will be primarily an informational meeting to discuss the Tree Lighting and Chili/Soup Contest as your loyal Secretary and trusty Treasurer  have a conflicting commitment and will not be…

Chamber Meeting October 2014

The October Camas Chamber of Commerce Meeting will be held at Between the Lines Designs on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.  Please contact Ann Peterson with any agenda items.  Hope to see you there!   Between The Lines Designs is located at 401 Poplar Ave West.