McCall, nicknamed “Idaho’s Outdoor Playground,” is one of the state’s most beautiful and serene towns. Those who enjoy nature will adore this lakeside community with a focus on maintaining the pristine conditions of Payette Lake and the surrounding forest. Each summer, the lake draws in lovers of kayaking, boating, hiking, and camping. The town also hosts an annual Winter Carnival including a Mardi Gras Parade, food truck rally, dog racing competition, snow sculpture contests, and more. Hit the slopes at Brundage Mountain for a day of snowboarding and skiing with the entire family. Whether you’re looking for a vacation home or wanting to relocate to an idealistic and peaceful community, McCall has it all.