Best Things To Do in Twins Falls, ID

If you’re looking to take a family trip in your new GMC Yukon, consider Twin Falls, Idaho. There are plenty of things to do in Twin Falls, including outdoor activities like camping, hiking, and enjoying the local hot springs.

Snake River Canyon - Photo by Chad H

Snake River Canyon

Twin Falls’ most popular spot is the Snake River Canyon. While it’s all in one place, you might have to take multiple trips to explore all the canyon has to offer, from rock climbing to swimming to hiking the park’s beautiful cliffsides.

Craters of the Moon

Like Snake River Canyon, the Craters of the Moon National Park is a place for camping and enjoying the pristine wilderness of Idaho. However, the unique geological landmarks that earned the park its name alone is worth seeing.

Check Out Local Food

Places like the Anchor Bar & Grille, Elevation 486, and Buffalo Cafe are highly recommended by locals who grew up in the area. Make sure you stop by their outdoor areas during warm weather for a relaxing lunch or dinner.

Miracle Hot Springs

The springs at this local, family-owned spa are sourced from underground well water, providing a place for visitors to relax and soak up natural, geothermal heat. Cabins, camping, private baths, and massages are also available.

At Rob Green Buick GMC, we are proud to serve the Twin Falls area. If you are on the hunt for a new vehicle for your next trip, stop by or give us a call.

Scenic Spring Break Road Trips Near Twin Falls

At Rob Green Buick GMC, we look forward to the coming of spring all year long. And with spring break just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to enjoy the weather on a scenic drive. Here are some of our top picks for spring break road trips near Twin Falls.

Perrine Bridge

Perrine Bridge

Whether you live in Twin Falls or are coming from further out, Perrine Bridge is well worth the drive. This 1,500-foot bridge crosses the picturesque Snake River Canyon and offers incredible views of the surrounding area. The Perrine Bridge also offers parking so you can get out and explore the system of trails and traverse the pedestrian walkway across the canyon.

Shoshone Falls

Shoshone Falls is one of Idaho’s best-kept secrets. 212 feet higher than Niagara Falls, Shoshone Falls is truly amazing to behold. Situated in a scenic park, the falls should definitely be on your list of places to see this Spring.

Historic Downtown Rupert

Packed with small-town charm, classic architecture, and unique shops, historic Rupert is the perfect Spring break destination. If shopping, history, and culture sound like your idea of a good time, be sure to plan a road trip to this beautiful town and be prepared to fall in love with its one-of-a-kind character.

These scenic destinations near Twin Falls will help you experience one of the best spring breaks of your life.

Check Out the 42nd Annual CSI Intercollegiate Rodeo

CSI Intercollegiate Rodeo

Spring is here, which means rainy weather can be on the horizon. If you’re looking for something to do this spring that’s both family-friendly and indoors, make sure you check out the 42nd Annual CSI Intercollegiate Rodeo.

The CSI Intercollegiate Rodeo will feature some of the most skilled cowboys and cowgirls in the country, competing in a range of events. From saddle bronco racing to bareback riding, steer wrestling to bull riding, there are a number of events to see that will keep children of all ages entertained.

Contestants come from eleven colleges and universities from across the Rocky Mountain Region, including Idaho State University, Utah State University, Weber State University, Utah Valley University, and, of course, our local team, College of Southern Idaho.

Everyone will be battling it out for event titles and working towards qualifying for the College National Finals Rodeo.

The rodeo will take place on Friday, March 9th from 7:30pm to 9:30pm and Saturday, March 10th from 7:30pm to 9:30pm at the CSI Eldon Evans Expo Center. Tickets at the door are only $10.

You have the chance to see an exciting event that is sure to keep children of all ages entertained, so make sure you add this to your calendar! Our staff at Rob Green Buick GMC is already making plans for the event.

 

CSI Performance of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” Promises Ghoulish Good Time for the Family

Come watch the dance department perform Michael Jackson's "Thriller"

Decorating the house, trick or treating with the kids, a costume party with friends—there’s always plenty to look forward to around Halloween, everyone’s favorite spooky holiday. But the Dance Department at the College of Southern Idaho steps things up a notch in late October by offering an incredible CSI performance of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller“.

 

Don’t miss CSI’s annual tribute to this ghastly classic at the Fine Arts Auditorium on October 26th at 4:30 pm. Director Julie Wright-Leggett will lead a group of students fully outfitted in zombie costumes as they pay tribute to Jackson’s one-of-a-kind choreography.

 

Admission is free of charge, so bring the whole family to get into the Halloween spirit like never before. The program will also feature additional jazz and contemporary dance performances, so there’s sure to be something for everyone.

 

In preparation for the headlining event, CSI students have been studying dance legend Bob Fosse, believed to be Michael Jackson’s inspiration as he choreographed his ground-breaking “Thriller” video.

 

Be sure to hang around after the curtain closes on Thriller as there will be an opportunity for kids to collect Halloween candy and get pictures with all of the zombies who performed during the evening.

 

Stop by and see our team today to get behind the wheel of a new car perfect for all those scenic fall drives. Oh, and Happy Halloween from Rob Green Buick GMC!

3 Fun Things to Do Outside in Twin Falls, Idaho

3 Fun Things to Do Outside in Twin Falls, Idaho

Idaho is the perfect place for outdoor adventures, including right here in Twin Falls. If you want to shut off Netflix, get off the couch, hop in your Buick or GMC from Rob Green Buick GMC, and explore the world around you, then consider one of these three fun things to do outside in Twin Falls, Idaho.

  1. Shoshone Falls: Shoshone Falls is the perfect place to go for a hike, take a swim, or have a picnic. The beautiful falls are located at the edge of Twin Falls and are 212 feet in height—taller than even Niagara Falls.
  2. Snake River Canyon Trail: The Snake River leads into the Shoshone Falls, but also boasts the beautiful Snake River Canyon area and its ten miles of trails for hiking, jogging, and biking. You can pick up a trail map at the Visitor Center or at any Twin Falls city office.
  3. Dierkes Lake: If swimming, kayaking, fishing, cliff jumping, or lying out on the beach are more your style, then make sure to visit Dierkes Lake. The lake area offers playground equipment, grills, public restrooms, volleyball, a boat launch, and more. The gate fee is only $3.

What’s your favorite thing to do outside in Twin Falls? Feel free to let us know below.