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Tamarack Travel Guide

Tamarack, Idaho is a great place to visit all year around -- go skiing in the winter or hiking during summer, each season offers something new! Tamarack is located in the west central area of Idaho and is on the west shore of the Cascade Reservoir, meaning it boasts beautiful scenery.

There are plenty of places to explore around Tamarack, one of the most famous being the Tamarack Ski Resort, which was the first ever ski resort built in North America.

Things to Do in Tamarack

If you're visiting during winter, you can go skiing, snowboarding and exploring the snowy trails. During summer plenty of outdoor activities await visitors as well!

The most popular place to visit is the Tamarack resort, where visitors can enjoy skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, snowmobiling, snow shoeing, and much more on the picturesque slopes. The resort has ski-in ski-out access making it easy to get around and make use of all the amenities.

For outdoors fun in the summer, there are wonderful hiking and biking trails over at Lake Cascade, as well as swimming, fishing, hiking and golf too. Cascade Golf Course boasts a particularly amazing view and is the prime place to spend a few hours relaxing after a long day exploring. Elsewhere, Gold Fork Hot Springs is ideal to unwind and soak in the natural spring waters. Plan to visit when the hills are snowy and the springs feel even hotter.

For a completely unique experience, spend a day at Hap and Florence Points Sleigh Rides, where visitors can see mountain elk in the heart of Idaho. There's even the chance to go sleigh riding -- a magical experience for the whole family. For more adventures, the Tamarack Canopy Zipline Tour has breathtaking views of the forest and landscape from a bird's eye view.

Best Places to Stay in Tamarack

Because the resort is the main attraction in Tamarack, it's best to stay as close as possible. Tamarack has a large selection of vacation rental properties, including multiple bedroom chalets, stunning log house villas, as well as Tamarack cottages. Most vacation rental properties offer full kitchen amenities, living room areas, and even large decks with hot tubs.

Best Time to Visit Tamarack

The best time to visit Tamarack depends on your preferences. For summer activities, visit during July and August when temperatures reach 75 degrees and conditions are perfect for exploring outdoors. For skiing and winter activities, December and January have the highest snowfall, as temperatures drop to 28 degrees.

Price and Availability in Tamarack

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Tamarack tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Monday. Vacation homes in Tamarack tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Tamarack is in August, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Tamarack is in the high season in July. Tamarack has its low season in April, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Tamarack

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Tamarack. The warmest months in Tamarack are July and June, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to -8 ˚F. The wettest month in Tamarack is January with 4.55 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 0.1 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Tamarack

Browse places to stay from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, RedAwning, Priceline and others at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 1,061 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Tamarack, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Tamarack can be budget-friendly - the cheapest price rental is available at $20 a night. The average price of an accommodation is $196 per night.

If you need internet access during your stay in Tamarack, then you can choose from over 275 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. Choose from 199 accommodations that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. Driving to Tamarack? Then choose one of the 235 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We track 56 vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 62 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Tamarack accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 3 providers, including 153 places to stay from Airbnb, 78 accommodations from RedAwning and 60 places to stay from Priceline.

248 of the rentals in Tamarack have been rated by previous guests. They rated 33% as excellent or good. 364 accommodations allow instant booking.

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