Visit Idaho is taking over Uber Seattle on Wednesday, January 20th!

Do you like sunshine? Need a getaway? Love snow sports and activities? If so, keep reading because we have a giveaway for you!

Idaho Tourism is partnering with Uber Seattle to provide free rides throughout Seattle on Wednesday, January 20th from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. Uber drivers will present the rider with a unique “Visit Idaho” umbrella and explain the social media initiative. You can reserve one via the Uber app or randomly get picked up by an Idaho Uber. You will be prompted to take a picture with the umbrella and share it via social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter). Use the hashtags #VisitIdaho #SeattleiteIdaho #Promo for a chance to win our prize.


We have partnered with the Visit Idaho Uber Takeover to offer this prize:

  • A two night stay at Grand Targhee Resort in the Caribou-Targhee National Forest
  • Two 2-day winter lift tickets

Make sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook. Winner will be announced via Twitter on Thursday, January 21st.

ABOUT GRAND TARGHEE RESORT: Located in Southeast Idaho, bordering Wyoming, Grand Targhee offers skiiers and snowboarders two mountains, totaling 2,400 acres and receives over 500 inches of snowfall per year. The powder skiing (in the sunshine) is incredible. There is also tubing, a terrain park, snowshoeing, and sleigh ride dinners available.

Check out these live mountain webcams at Grand Targhee.


ABOUT IDAHO: Idaho enjoys over 200 sunny days a year (Seattle’s average is 152). This means that, no matter the season, you can always enjoy the great Idaho outdoors.

Here’s a full list of things to do in Idaho during the winter months:

  • 18 alpine ski areas ITC_VitaminID_Social_1
  • 817 named ski runs
  • 20 snowmobile areas
  • 48 Nordic skiing and snowshoeing areas
  • 5 locations for extreme skiing (i.e. cat skiing and heli-skiing)
  • Idaho receives an average 261” of snowfall a year
  • 28,000 vertical feet of terrain
  • Over 18,000 acres of skiable terrain

For a complete list of resorts, check out

Photos by Grand Targee Resort.