more about: Idaho

New camping gear to make your Labor Day getaway even better

Doing a little end-of-summer camping this holiday weekend? Here are a few fresh takes on the same old campground staples.

See the northern lights tonight—without going all the way to Alaska

  Get ready to check a biggie off your bucket list: This week, the northern lights are coming south.

Win a trip to a hop farm

Goose Island Beer Co. is a craft brewery based in Chicago. I should say, it used to be a craft brewery. In 2011, it sold 58% of the company to Anheuser-Busch for a cool $38.8 million. Which, if you’re a pint-fisted craft purist, is like being kicked in the belly by a team of Budweiser Clydesdales. Still, I’ve had their beers and they’re […]

Road Tripping with Rock Stars

For our August issue, writer Rachel Levin and photographer Jen Siska hopped in the van with Bay Area country-rock band Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers to get an insider view of how musicians road trip the West — and they picked up lots of helpful tidbits for navigating the backroads and postage stamp-sized towns of our beloved region. Here, we […]