Magic Valley Harley Owners Group is a great way to share your passion for motorcycle riding, support many great causes and find friends of all walks of life.
If you are near the College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls, you may hear an occasional racket much like a flag pole chain in the wind. However, it’s not a flag pole – it’s the triumphant “clang” when a player’s disc hits the target. Disc golf is a sport that is rapidly growing in [...]
What started out as a three-wheeled vehicle that could bomb down the paved hills of southern Brazil has turned into a gliding phenomenon on the slopes of Southern Idaho’s Soldier Mountain. In 1983, Gildo Beleski began putting parts and wheels together so he could race down the hills of his native countryside. The invention not [...]
Explore Art & Science at the Herrett Center.
Fly fishing the “pay-hole” at Buhl’s Clear Lake Country Club is an ancient tradition among Magic Valley anglers. Nevertheless, some of the region’s more experienced fishermen often sneer at those frequenting the place. Conversely, less experienced fishermen too often boast about their angling prowess following an outing at the pond. In my view, both are [...]
The hard packed snow crunches as the blue Chevy Duramax and enclosed trailer come to a stop in the freshly plowed high mountain parking lot. As four people exit the vehicle excitement fills the cool crisp air. The sounds of zippers and Velcro mix with laughter and conversation but soon are overpowered by the sharp [...]
Magic Mountain tows tubers to the top.
Falling snow usually means one thing for Idaho anglers: Time to case the rod and unpack the decoys. However, if you have had your fill of 4 a.m. wake-up calls, sky-busting poor sportsman, and nasty “river-liver” dinners you pretend to enjoy but truthfully only suffer through out of guilt, there is an alternative. Winter fly-fishing [...]
When I tell friends who live outside the area that Southern Idaho offers a display of beautiful scenery, they give me a strange look. “Southern Idaho?” they scoff. “Isn’t Southern Idaho just covered with sagebrush?” Of course, outsiders only know the view of Southern Idaho from the freeway. Comments like this should make us locals [...]
It’s an overcast autumn morning on the Milner stretch of the Snake River. Just before dawn, the Burley Golf Course Marina is overrun with trucks and boats, lined up for inspection. This is a rarity for a bass tournament — having tournament officials scour your boat with flashlights, making sure there is absolutely no tackle [...]