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New to Pocatello, Bannock, or Chubbuck County: Winter Activities for the Family

YourWay Storage | October 18, 2023 @ 12:00 AM

New to Idaho and looking for fun winter activities in Pocatello, Bannock, and Chubbuck County

Are you new to Pocatello, Bannock, or Chubbuck county? YourWay Storage has some exciting activities to share for the winter months. From skiing to hiking, you can find just about any winter activity for singles and family outings as well as some great date ideas.

Skiing and Snowboarding:

Pocatello is within driving distance of several ski resorts, including Pebble Creek Ski Area and Grand Targhee Resort.

Pebble Creek Ski Area

Enjoy a gorgeous ski resort with a wide variety of activities for the whole family. Open seven days a week with half-day or full-day passes available. Pebble Creek also offers ski lessons, large event hosting such as weddings, and night skiing.

Grand Targhee Resort

Located in Wyoming, this resort has all the amenities you can think of and offers slopes for all levels. Have your wedding or another gathering here for a breathtaking view.

Ice Skating:

Check out the outdoor rink at Ross Park or visit the indoor rink at Idaho IceWorld. Whether you like indoor or outdoor skating, these are great options for you!


Pocatello has several hills perfect for sledding, especially at Ross Park. You can make a whole day of Ross Park sledding and ice skating.

Cross-country skiing and Snowshoeing:

With several trails in and around Pocatello that are great for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, including the trails at the Old Town Recreation Area.


While the trails may be covered in snow, winter can be a beautiful time to go for a hike. Just make sure to dress warmly and bring plenty of layers.

Ice Fishing:

Portneuf Wellness Complex and American Falls Reservoir are two great places for ice fishing during the winter months in Chubbuck County. Both offer activities year-round, so don’t worry if you cannot make it this winter.

No matter what kind of activities you are searching for this winter, Pocatello can help you have a wonderful time! If you need more indoor activities, YourWay Storage have you covered; check them out below:

Outer Limits Fun Zone:

An arcade, play palace with tree houses, slides, mini golf, laser tag, mini bowling, and great food can be found at Galactic Grill.

Downata Hot Springs:

Get a little bit of summer fun during the colder months! Downata Hot Springs is open all winter, offering a hot pool, recreational pool, snack bar, and poolside restaurant.

Pocatello Chubbuck and Bannock Counties have a lot to offer year-round. Bowling, movie theaters, and museums are fantastic for a too-cold winter day! YourWay Storage hopes you enjoy the winter season with some of these fun activities and the many other local community events!

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