The Economic Value of Idaho Outdoor Sports

Outdoor recreation in Idaho supports more than 77,000 jobs, $6.3 billion in consumer spending, $1.8 billion in wages and $461 million in state and local tax revenue, according to a report from the Outdoor Industry Association. “Idaho has many world-class...

Ketchum Whitewater Park Runs Into Problems

Officials in Ketchum say private supporters of a proposed whitewater park will pay for an environmental assessment on a possible transfer of federal land needed before the central Idaho project can move forward. Ketchum Parks and Recreation Department Director...