snowshoe4If you have children who are still in the single digits, you know that it’s hard to take them on a hike or nature walk. It’s like they have an auto-complain chip in their heads: “I can’t go any farther! My legs are tired! I have a pain in my side.”

I’ve found a great starter trail for all of you.  It’s a day trip from Boise — an hour from Downtown and it’s loads of fun during all seasons.

To read more about the Whoop Um Up Trail near Idaho City, click here.