FAIRFIELD, Idaho — The first day of spring is this Saturday and one Idaho ski resort is getting ready to close for the season.
Solider Mountain Ski Area is celebrating the end of its winter season with a big party this Saturday.
They say this will be the final weekend the mountain will be open.
They are closing this Thursday to prepare for their season-ending party which will include a carboard box derby, a pond skim competition and live music, along with food, games and drinks.
Soldier Mountain is a ski resort located near Fairfield, Idaho, about two hours from Boise. The resort offers skiing and snowboarding on 35 named trails and snowcat access to the backcountry during the winter, as well as four mountain biking trails during the summer and fall.