Ashton Area Visitor Highlights

Things to do and see, where to eat, where to shop

A full service fly shop located in Ashton, Idaho near the Henry’s Fork of the Snake River specializing in Hyde Drift Boat rentals. We rent boats for fishing on the Henry’s Fork, South Fork, Fall River, Teton, and Madison rivers.

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In February of each year, since 1917, sled dogs and their owners descend on the small community to participate in the annual Ashton Dog Derby. Spectators and participants alike enjoy dog sled races, celebrity races, junior dog sled races, weight pulls and various other activities. The miscellaneous activities, as well as the start and the finish of the dog sled races, take place downtown! Winter fun for everyone, regardless of your age!

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There is so much to see and to do in the Ashton, Idaho area, that the biggest decision will be where to begin. Surrounded by scenic beauty and numerous natural attractions, the list of potential activities is nearly endless. Whether you are an avid sportsman, recreational enthusiast, or are simply looking for that perfect spot to sit back and contemplate nature, you will find it here.

Visit the Ashton, Idaho Chamber of Commerce on-line

The Mesa Falls Marathon and Half Marathon races are point to point courses that begin in the Targhee National Forest near the headwaters of the Warm River and end in the city of Ashton, Idaho. The 10k, 5k and 1 mile races start and end in Ashton City Park.

Register for the Mesa Falls Marathon Here 

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