Drive just a few hours from Boise, Idaho and there is everything from classic bass lakes, streams teaming with blue-ribbon trout, and remarkable rivers flowing with steelhead and salmon at your fingertips.
For something a little quicker and more convenient there is a multitude of stocked fishing ponds within city limits which are regularly stocked with rainbow trout. There is also the Boise River which runs through the city where you’ll occasionally see men in business suits putting a fishing line into the Boise River during a lunch break. Yes, folks in Idaho take their fishing pretty seriously.
Fishing in Idaho is so extraordinary you’ll have a lifetime of fishing tales to share with your out-of-state friends in no time at all.