Snow Cat Adventures and Yurt Stays


Experience Idaho’s best backcountry terrain right here at Soldier Mountain! Soldier Snowcats offers full day tours into the spectacular Smoky Dome backcountry. Enjoy a comfortable ride in the 11 passenger snowcat carriage with”flat screen” TV and big windows for
spectacular views. Trips depart from the base of Soldier Mountain at 7:30 a.m. and include a lunch at our backcountry yurt. After skiing/boarding 10,000-15,000 vertical feet of steeps, glades, chutes, bowls and powder
glades, you will be dropped off at the top of the Bird’s Eye chairlift no later than 4:00 p.m.

Backcountry skiing is an exciting adventure for those independent skiers/boarders who have some knowledge of avalanche safety, skiing/boarding the fall line, and able to ski black diamond runs. All cat skier/boarders please remember to dress appropriately for the varying weather conditions you may encounter. Up to 11 people can be accommodated per trip. Be sure to book your trip early to take full advantage of the powder that awaits you!

CATSKI PRICING: $274 per person. Includes sack lunch, snacks and beverages.


Turn your snow cat adventure into a moonlit overnight in our cozy yurt that sleeps up to 12. With stocked wood stove, kitchenette, and both full and single bunk beds, this rustic yurt experience has a modern twist of comfort. At $300 the first night, and $250 the remaining nights, your overnight stay-cation, or romantic get away, will be a stay to remember.







First Night: $300

Additional Night: $250

Getting to and from the yurt:
1. People staying at Yurt will be offered half price all day lift tickets to stay and play!
2. You can take the snow cat for a $120 ride one way and take your whole group!
3. A person can take a 1 time ride up the lifts for $12.
4. We can haul 100 lbs. of gear to the yurt by snow machine and trailer for $65, one way.

For Snow Cat Adventures and Yurt Stays,

Contact Soldier Mountain Ski Area:
(208) 764-2526