Spend a Day on the Lake: Boat Rentals in Cascade, Idaho

No boat, no problem—now’s your opportunity to spend a sunny, summer afternoon out on pristine waters with a local boat rental. You’ll only be a few blocks away from the gorgeous Lake Cascade when you stay at The Ashley Inn, so it’s the perfect opportunity. Once you see other boats on the water, you’ll want to join them as soon as possible. Luckily for you, there are two conveniently located establishments that offer boat rentals in Cascade, Idaho.  Reasons to Consider Boat Rentals in Cascade, Idaho Spending a part of your day out on a boat is among the best [...]

Enjoy an Action-Packed Day Whitewater Rafting in Idaho

Calling all adventurers and thrill-seekers—if you’ve never gone whitewater rafting in Idaho, or another mountain state, you’re sorely missing out on the experience of a lifetime. When you’re looking for things to do in Idaho, consider taking on a plethora of harrowing rapids when you stay at The Ashley Inn. Our Cascade hotel grants access to a couple of different white water rafting opportunities that you’re sure to love.  Why Go White Water Rafting in Idaho? Whitewater rafting in Idaho takes this watersport to the next level. Riding the Rocky Mountain rapids provides fresh air, gorgeous scenery, a team bonding [...]

Horseback Riding in Idaho: a Relaxing Equine Adventure

During your stay at The Ashley Inn, live out your ranch fantasy by going horseback riding in Idaho. Even if you’ve never had a ranch fantasy and you’re just looking for things to do in Cascade, Idaho, there’s nothing quite like navigating our state’s gorgeous terrain from the back of a majestic horse. Not to mention, horseback riding in Idaho makes for a fantastic family outing that everyone can enjoy. Ya-Hoo Corals If you’re looking for a nice family-friendly guided ride, then Ya-Hoo Corals is for you. Head north to McCall for an Idaho attraction that your family will never [...]

Things to Do at The Ashley Inn

Cascade, Idaho is the site of the mountain vacation you’ve been dreaming of. With plenty of mountain activities to enjoy, Cascade, Idaho is simply the best choice for your next getaway, no matter what season you’re planning to travel. When you stay at The Ashley Inn, you’ll be greeted with one-of-a-kind accommodations, cozy fireplaces, and milk and cookies every evening. This is one of the most unique hotels in Cascade, Idaho, and is one that can’t be missed during your next mountain vacation. With access to their jacuzzi and hot tub, nearby fine dining, and more, The Ashley Inn is [...]

Things to Do in Boise with Kids

About a two-hour drive from the Ashley Inn is Boise, Idaho. Many of our guests at The Ashley Inn live in our beloved capital city. When you live in a popular tourist destination, often times, people haven't taken the time to tour their own city, although it's a worthwhile pursuit.

The Top Winter Sports, Snowmobiling, and Idaho Snowmobile Rentals

Winter does not mean you have to hole up and hibernate. In fact, it’s exactly the opposite: especially in Idaho, there are several winter sports you don’t want to miss out on! Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a complete beginner, Cascade, Idaho, is the place to be this season. The landscape here is not only gorgeous but perfect for any winter sport that you can think of.

The Top Idaho Breweries In McCall

Trying local beers is a great way to explore a new vacation destination. Many brewers only sell their beers within their home state or region, and some even use area-specific hops and malt that give them distinctive flavors. So, if you don’t try local pints while you’re there, you might not get another chance until you revisit the area.

Can’t-Miss Idaho Hiking Trails and Hot Springs

As fall begins, one of the best things to do in Cascade Idaho is to go hiking. The leaves are just starting to turn, and the abundance of color enhances the beauty of nature. Luckily, some of the best hot springs and Idaho hiking trails are located nearby to The Ashley Inn, so you don’t have to go too far to experience the crisp fall air while keeping warm during your trip to Cascade Idaho.

Quintessential Idaho Tourism in Autumn

Southern Idaho tourism booms during autumn’s peak as “leaf-peepers” flock to our quiet lake towns and mountain villages in search of the most vibrant leaves in the Pacific Northwest. If you’re planning to visit Idaho this fall, please don’t forget about our gorgeous lakefront town.

5 Rainy Day Activities

Occasional rainstorms are an inevitable, albeit infrequent, part of living in the Pacific Northwest. Although it rarely rains in Cascade, Idaho, especially during July and August, it’s a good idea to have a small list of potential rainy day activities in case a storm rolls through and literally rains on your parade.