Tamarack Resort

From Onsite Lodging, Dining and Event Space to the Full Range of Outdoor Recreation in the Idaho Mountains, Tamarack offers Adventure for All Seasons!

Tamarack Resort is a four-season destination nestled in Idaho’s Payette River Mountains Region. The resort is located 90 miles north of Boise on the shores of Lake Cascade, just west of the small town of Donnelly.

2,800 feet of vertical on 1,100 lift-accessed acres for skiers/boarders, along with Nordic and snowshoe trails. During the summer, the resort is home to mountain biking, hiking, rafting & watersports.

About Tamarack Resort

Tamarack Resort is a true 4-season, year-round resort that offers activities for every age group.  In the winter you can enjoy downhill skiing/boarding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, and snowshoe tours, and in the summer you can enjoy mountain biking, zip-lining, and an array of water sports that include boating, kayaking, and SUP'ing.  With over 2,800 ft of vertical skiing on the mountain and access to Cascade Lake, covering 45 square miles, there is no shortage of outdoor activities for everyone to enjoy!

The Employee Experience

If you enjoy mountain living in a small community, this is the place for you.  Our employees are considered part of the resort family, hence our motto 'be a part of the Tam Fam'.  From our senior leadership team to our front-line staff, everyone knows each other on a first-name basis.    

Ideal Candidate

Tamarack employees are successful because of the passion they have for the outdoor, active lifestyle - a lifestyle that exists in their personal life as well as in their career.  By choosing a career path related to something you're passionate about, it's easy to be successful.

Room and Board

Tamarack Resort does have a limited amount of employee housing which is allocated for certain departments and is used to support employees relocating to Tamarack for key seasonal positions.  Receiving employee housing should not be assumed by any new employee. If you are moving to Tamarack from outside the area and are requiring housing, please contact Human Resources at HR@tamarackidaho.com or 208-325-1028.

Employee Perks

Being a Tamarack employee has it's perks as well!  Some of them include but are not limited to:

  • Free ski/ride pass for the winter
  • Free mountain biking in the summer
  • Discounts on food and retail items
  • Free boat, kayak, and SUP rentals 
  • Additional friend/family passes
  • Lodging discounts
  • A number of other discounts on ski industry products as well.

Getting Here and Getting Around

Tamarack Resort is located in the town of Donnelly, ID, a short 2-hour drive north of Boise.  Because of being in such a small town, we recommend employees have their own vehicle.   

The city of McCall is roughly 20 miles to the north and just a short drive away.  McCall has numerous restaurants, a few grocery stores, and almost all necessary amenities that you may need.

For Fun

Being bored isn't an option while you're at Tamarack!  Whether you're enjoying an activity that is provided at the resort or getting lost on your own adventure, there is no shortage of things to do within the area.  All four seasons offer different activities throughout the year ... name an outdoor adventure and you can find it here!

How to Apply

Visit our employment page where you can see all of our open positions, job descriptions, and our online application.


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