Salmon, Idaho has more options for retreats & gatherings!

Spring has officially arrived! The snowmelt is preparing to usher in a riot of green, providing the perfect scenic backdrop for a memorable trip to the valley. The lull between winter and summer activities, also known as the shoulder season, provides a can’t-miss opportunity for the budget-minded traveller. Shoulder season rates combine with springtime beauty to make this the perfect time to plan a group gathering in Salmon, Idaho.

Huckleberry Hollow
Huckleberry Hollow
For a gathering, the perfect space is essential. The beautiful Huckleberry Hollow is a can’t-miss option for outdoor event hosting. This sprawling riverfront property offers stunning views of the river, ample event space for large groups or intimate gatherings, and rustic accommodations. The folks at Huckleberry Hollow are happy to help you plan your next wedding, reunion, or corporate event. Check out this blog post for a rundown on even more event spaces in Salmon.
Once you’ve secured your location and gathered your group, it’s time to start nailing down the rest of the details! If you’re like me, your first priority will be food. Whether you prefer to dine in or have your event catered, plenty of options exist.A local favourite is The Shady Nook Restaurant and Lounge. In operation since 1941, the wood-panelled walls and captain’s chairs will transport you back to the establishment’s rustic beginnings. They offer a wide menu, ranging from steak and seafood to burgers and pub grub. The Nook also caters to large groups with a banquet room and group menu. After your meal, be sure to save time for a rousing night in the attached lounge, which offers big-screen TVs, music, and a full bar.Just outside of town, The Ranch Steakhouse offers an authentic western dining experience. They are known for their prime rib, but offer options for any palate. Their large dining room is equipped to host large groups. Should you prefer to rent out the space, they also offer private parties for groups up to 80.
Should you prefer to have meals on-site for a group retreat, several options exist. You can’t go wrong with the Junkyard Bistro. While dining in, the Bistro provides neighbourhood hospitality and a casual menu. They also offer a variety of catering options. Similarly, the Pork Peddler is an amazing restaurant that also offers speciality off-site dining options. Contact them for barbecue, homemade sides, and pig roasts! Weaver’s Kitchen is a speciality operation known for its breathtaking desserts but has grown into a full-service catering operation. They are known for their homemade wares, attention to detail, and amazing presentation! If you are in the market for a special dessert, Odd Fellow’s Bakery offers the perfect addition to any party.

Make Salmon, Idaho the backdrop for your next group getaway. This welcoming town offers some truly unique options, and it will surely be a memorable experience. Check out for additional information about where to stay, dine, play and events for visitors to ensure an unforgettable experience!