Nothing could be more breathtaking than winter in Camas County. Snow covered mountains, peaceful plains, and excellent opportunities for outdoor adventure make the area a haven for snow bunnies. Whether you are looking to relax by a roaring fire, enjoy the serenity of ice fishing, or try your hand at snow kiting, there’s no shortage of things to keep you busy here in the colder months.
Nearby, Soldier Mountain just 12 miles north of Fairfield offers 15 runs and over 1150 acres of terrain, and has some of the most spectacular skiing and snowboarding conditions you will find in Idaho. Skiers and snowboarders can enjoy exploring challenging runs, while those looking for a more relaxed pace can check out some excellent cross country skiing and snowshoeing trails. The best thing about skiing & snowboarding in Camas County? The people! Or maybe we should say “the lack of people”. Soldier Mountain is rarely busy which means more powder for you, and less waiting in lines.
Snow kiting and snowmobiling may be more your style, and can be enjoyed pretty much anywhere in Camas County. Feel the breeze on your face while you tear across open terrain, and experience gorgeous views and plateaus as you ride through some of Idaho’s most spectacular scenery.
If you love winter sports and recreation, Camas County has it all. Why not come and stay a while?