Category Archives: Hiking

Get Out and Fish Before the Summer Ends

Get Out and Fish Before the Summer Ends

Fishing is a wonderful summer activity, but even in the month of September when the weather starts to cool down a little bit. There are many places to fish in Dixie, Idaho, and it’s a great way to plan a weekend trip with friends or family. Check out some ideas for fishing with us here at Silver Spur Outfitters & Lodge!

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Silver Spur Outfitters & Lodge offers amazing trips and lodging in Central Idaho that includes your option to go fishing before the summer ends.  Our summer pack trips include lodging, meals, and activities such as horseback riding, stream fishing, photography trips, hiking, abandoned gold mines & wildlife viewing. Check out our other trips for fishing opportunities.

Fishing Tips

We want you to enjoy your trip with us, and we also want you to go home with some caught fish. Here are some tips if you’re staying with us, and need some pointers on fishing:

  • Have fun with it – start out simple with your gear. Just get the essentials for your fishing trip. You never want to bring too much gear, so doing some research on what you need is recommended.
  • Do your research – research what fish are good to catch during the time you are visiting, so that you know the ins-and-outs of catching those certain types of fish.
  • Get your license – this is pretty easy to acquire.
  • Be patient – prepare to be patient when fishing. You’re going on a relaxing trip, so you need to be aware that fishing takes time and patience in order to catch anything. Relax and take it easy. Enjoy the experience, and make sure you don’t make the adventure something similar to “work.”

If you’re looking to get out and adventure in Dixie, Idaho, contact Silver Spur Outfitter & Lodge at 208-842-2417 today to get more information on our trips and lodging options!

The Idaho Scenery is a Backdrop for a Beautiful Adventure

The Idaho Scenery is a Backdrop for a Beautiful Adventure

Idaho is one of the most beautiful states in the entire country of the United States. It’s home to some of the best mountain ranges, National Parks, and incredible wildlife in North America. With that being said, there are plenty of outdoor adventures to be had when you visit Idaho. The drive alone through the… Continue Reading

Try Horseback Riding this Summer in Idaho

Try Horseback Riding this Summer in Idaho

Horseback riding is a special activity for anyone who does it. One of the best feelings in the world is riding on a horse through some of the most scenic areas in the country. At Silver Spur Outfitters & Lodge, we can provide you with a once in a lifetime opportunity to ride on horseback… Continue Reading

Outdoor and Wilderness Safety Tips

Outdoor and Wilderness Safety Tips

The United States has some of the best National Forests in the world. Many Americans love to travel and visit national parks and forests all over the country. One important thing to remember is that these places are very sacred and parts untouched. With that being said, it’s crucial to be cautious and safe when… Continue Reading

Winter Elk Hunts at Silver Spur Lodge

Winter Elk Hunts at Silver Spur Lodge

Elk hunting in Idaho Elk hunting is a popular sport with hunters for a number of reasons. The quality of elk meat is a top reason, but the challenge of the hunt is another. However, it is important to follow specific regulations for hunting elk in the state where you are hunting. Failure to do… Continue Reading

Tips for Cold Weather Hiking

Tips for Cold Weather Hiking

Hiking in the cold weather months can be breathtakingly beautiful, especially in the backcountry of Idaho. Our beautiful mountain ranges make for amazing photo shoots and incredible views in the winter time and cold weather months. Hiking is a great activity, but it also can be dangerous in the cold weather months. Here is how… Continue Reading

Elk Hunting at Silver Spur Lodge

Elk Hunting at Silver Spur Lodge

Elk hunting is a sport that calls for preparation and planning. It’s a physical sport, so make sure you are in shape prior to the hunt. It’s also a time for camaraderie and a chance to be in the great outdoors. But if you haven’t been on an elk hunt before, there are some tips… Continue Reading

Backpacking Techniques for First Timers

Backpacking Techniques for First Timers

When it comes to backpacking, there is more preparation that goes into planning the trip, as well as executing it. Unlike the average camper, a backpacker has to carry all of their gear on their back while hiking to different camping locations. In general, backpacking is a tougher task than just setting up one camp… Continue Reading

Photography Hiking Bags for Your Next Adventure

Photography Hiking Bags for Your Next Adventure

Adventure photography is one of the most satisfying forms of photography there is. It allows you to explore different places of the country while taking breathtaking landscaping photos. A photographer deserves to have the best equipment when going on hikes, camping, and exploring the wilderness. A camera bag needs to be durable and simple for… Continue Reading

A Well-Prepared Backpacking Trip

A Well-Prepared Backpacking Trip

If you’re an avid outdoors person, you’ll know the joys of exploring the wilderness when it comes to hiking, camping, and doing outdoor activities. The world is filled with beautiful places to explore and enjoy. Backpacking is a little more intense because you have to be well-prepared and plan for an intense camping trip. Backpacking… Continue Reading

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