Bogus Basin Late Summer Event Schedule Includes Special Performances

Blue Oval With Bogus Basin In The Center

August 18, 2022 (BOISE, ID)– Bogus Basin is planning a number of late summer events. The non-profit recreation area, which wraps up daily operations after this weekend, will shift to a reduced operating schedule through October 2.

Upcoming events include the final two Music on the Mountain concerts, yoga, and a series of guided nature hikes. For the second year, Bogus Basin will join forces with two local arts organizations– Boise Phil and Boise Contemporary Theater (BCT), to bring performances to the area that attract new and diverse audiences. Those partnerships will continue.

-On Saturday, August 27 from 7:00-9:00pm, Boise Contemporary Theater will host its second annual “Reading on the Mountain.” BCT cast members will read Conor McPherson’s The Weir, the story of an Irishwoman who listens to ghostly stories while in a remote country pub. The reading will take place in the JR Simplot Base Area. Tickets are $15, purchase online through Boise Contemporary Theater.

Boise Phil will celebrate the kickoff of its 22/23 season with a free, family-friendly community concert performance on the Simplot Base Area stage on Saturday, September 10 at 2:00pm.

Bogus Basin Late Summer Events:

Music on the Mountain8/20, 9/32:00-6:00pmFree
BCT Reading on the Mountain8/277:00-9:00pm$15
Boise Phil Performance9/102:00-3:00pmFree
Music on the Patio8/21, 8/27, 8/28, 9/4, 9/52:00-5:00pmFree
Yoga on the MountainSat/Sun through 9/410:00-11:00amFree
Youth Nature HikeSat/Sun through 8/2810:00-11:00amFree
Intro to Bogus Nature HikeSat/Sun through 8/2811:30am-12:45pm$20 (includes lift ticket)
Guided Nature HikeSat/Sun through 8/282:00-4:30pm$25 (includes lift ticket)

Bogus Basin Late Summer Operations:

-Peak season daily operations wrap up after this weekend

-After Sunday, 8/21, reduced operating hours begin: Friday-Sunday + Labor Day, 11:00am-7:00pm (8/22-9/5); Saturday-Sunday, 11:00am-5:00pm (9/6-10/2)

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About Bogus Basin Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area is a 501(C)(3) organization dedicated to engaging the community to provide accessible, affordable, and fun year-round mountain recreation and education. Opened in 1942, Bogus Basin offers 2,600 acres of daytime skiable terrain, and 165 acres for night skiing; eleven lifts and three people-mover carpets; an 800-foot tubing hill. The Nordic Center offers 37 kilometers of groomed trails. Environmental education and community outreach programs serve over 20,000 individuals annually, primarily youth. Summer activities include the Glade Runner, a 4,251 foot mountain coaster, The Mine Shaft Challenge course, mountain biking, events, hiking and chairlift service for hike and bike transport. Bogus Basin is located 16.5 miles north of Boise, Idaho and operates under a special use permit with the Boise National Forest.