Banner Ridge jaunt
Growling Bear Outfitters.
WHAT: Snowshoe rentals ($15) and Park N' Ski passes (from $7.50). WHEN: 10-5 daily. WHERE: 206 Main St., Idaho City; 208/392-9597.
WHAT: A 1-mile snowshoe climb through snow-laced conifers for a spectacular view at Banner Ridge. HOW MUCH: Buy a parking pass at Growling Bear Outfitters, above. WHERE: Trailhead at Banner Ridge Park N' Ski Area, 23½ miles north of Idaho City on State 21. Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation, 208/334-4180 ext. 208.