The weekend is here and school is coming up soon. You’re probably hoping to squeeze in some more time with your kids before they head back to school. Or maybe you just want to soak up some Treasure Valley sunshine and get your body moving. Either way, there are a few options for you to choose from. Remember, you can always head to the Boise Foothills for a hike. Click on this link to check trail conditions. Or take a dip in one of Boise’s municipal pools. Or check out some of the events below to help you stay active this weekend.
Friday, August 9
Food Bank Friday at Idaho IceWorld Bring a non-perishable food item and get free skate rental ($3 value). For more information, click on this link.
Saturday, August 10
The Dirty Dash Quickly becoming THE fitness event for men and women alike, the Dirty Dash is a mud run that will leave you filthy and happy as a pig in slop. The course is about five miles. There’s even a Piglet Plunge for kids ages 2 to 12, and that course is approximately one mile. For more information, click on this link.
Cabela’s seminars The retailer hosts informative sessions to help you stay active all year long, in the great outdoors. Saturday’s seminar topics include gearing up for hound hunting, bow care and conditioning, choosing the right tent, and Dutch oven specialties. For more information, click on this link.
Sunday, August 11
Sunday Power Play at Idaho IceWorld Bring a friend and receive two for one pricing, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. For more information, click on this link.
Cabela’s seminars continue Sunday’s seminar topics include shooting a hand gun, making fresh jerky, non-lethal self-defense, and dog training. For more information, click on this link.
Looking ahead to next weekend? Don’t forget about the Bogus Basin Hill Climb, Saturday, August 17, for cycling enthusiasts. The race features a 14.5 mile ascent. There’s no registration the day of the event. Click on this link for more information.
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How will you stay active this weekend?