Whitetail Club Blog

Summer Adventure at Whitetail Club

It doesn’t take long for Whitetail Club members to become familiar with the array of luxurious amenities and year-round outdoor activities that McCall has to offer. And, while every season has its own unique charm, summertime brings out the kid in all of us. Whether it’s making a splash in Payette Lake, exploring the wilderness of Ponderosa State Park, or hitting the miles of hiking and biking trails throughout our scenic mountain-lake community, adventure awaits around every turn.

Here are just a few activities to enjoy this summer:

Camp Sharlie: From June […]

Winemaker’s Dinner featuring Spain’s Bodegas Faustino

McCall is heating up with excitement as the Bodegas Faustino Winemaker’s Dinner at Shore Lodge inches near! On June 6, Whitetail Club members, residents and guests are invited to join Shore Lodge’s Chef Steven Topple at The Narrows for an evening of excellent food and thoughtful wine pairings from one of the most prestigious wineries, worldwide.

Bodegas Faustino, a fourth generation, family-run vineyard located in Spain’s Basque Country, has over 150 years of experience producing and aging high-quality, nationally-acclaimed wines.

Starting at 6:30 p.m., guests can enjoy an expertly prepared, multi-course meal […]

Whitetail Club’s Golf Season Tees Off (Early)

Thanks to Mother Nature’s grace, we are thrilled to announce that the Whitetail Club golf course opened earlier than expected! Originally scheduled to open Saturday, May 16, the course welcomed its first golfers of the season Saturday, May 9!

As with every Whitetail Club golf season, there are an abundance of opportunities for members to hit our award-winning course, recently named as one of Golfweek’s “Best Resort Courses” and “State-by-State Best Courses You Can Play.”

It’s bound to be a fantastic golf season! Mark your calendars for these upcoming Whitetail Club events:

Juniors Club Champ – On […]

Shore Lodge Concert Brings The Bayou to McCall

In McCall, Idaho, we’re fortunate to enjoy many tasty experiences. The finest in local Rocky Mountain cuisine from our own Chef Topple, to-die for ginger snaps down the road and even a stellar sushi restaurant that is an unexpected delight around these parts. Though, when it comes to Cajun flavor, our town is not exactly the first that comes to mind. But on May 2nd, it will be. For one night only – the Best of the Bayou is coming to McCall!

As part of the acclaimed Shore Lodge concert series, guests will […]

Spring Growth At Whitetail Club

Spring is already springing, both in nature and here at Whitetail Club in McCall, Idaho. While 2014 was a banner year, with more than 70 member-only events, the addition of new and exciting amenities, and unparalleled growth in both real estate and membership, 2015 is poised to be even bigger with the continued growth of the club. Here are a few things to note as we lead into warmer temperatures and busier times:

In With The New: Development continues on the community’s own mountain bike trails with the addition of trailhead kiosks that were unable to be finalized […]

Whitetail Club Hiring For Summer Positions

When most people think about their office they don’t often envision gorgeous mountains surrounding a sprawling golf course and stunning lake views. That is, unless they happen to work at Whitetail Club.

We are lucky to have not only one of the most breathtaking offices in the world, but a great team of dedicated, vibrant professionals that help to keep our award-winning amenities running smoothly. We work, we play and we simply enjoy all McCall, Idaho has to offer. After all, where else can you work early morning tee times in perfect summer weather before […]

Joseph Phelps Winemaker’s Dinner

All great things start from the ground up and, for construction-guru turned winemaking-master Joseph Phelps, that idea could not be more true. In the late 1960’s Phelps was running one of the largest construction companies in the country when we took on a project in St. Helena, California. Enamored with the splendor of the Napa Valley, he purchased 600 acres and construction began again, this time on his very own winery.

Four decades later, Joseph Phelps Vineyards is among the most acclaimed labels in the industry. The flagship wine, Insignia, has earned numerous […]

2015 Culinary Festival Chefs Announced

As April 10-12th inches closer, Idaho’s top chefs are sharpening their knives in preparation for their chance to claim one of the Pacific Northwest’s most sought-after titles: Culinary King of the Mountain.

Currently held by our own Executive Chef Steve Topple, the title is soon to be up for grabs again during the second Shore Lodge Culinary Festival this spring. The weekend-long event features a multitude of foodie experiences, from a farmer’s market to wine education class, all adding up to one memorable and delicious experience. But the main event is the competition. Modeled after […]

New Programming Promotes A Year of Wellness

It’s a new year, which offers the chance to be the best, fittest you yet. Every year, millions of Americans recommit to health and seek habits, opportunities and communities that allow them to live better. Here in McCall, Idaho, an active lifestyle is of upmost importance as we take advantage of incredible natural surroundings that offer some of the best workouts around.

Right now, as winter fades to spring, Nordic skiing and golf training are high on our list. Each week, Whitetail Club’s talented golf professionals offer refresher sessions to keep members in course-ready shape year-round. Groups also […]

Shore Lodge Spring Culinary Festival Returns to McCall

The ‘must-do’ event for Idaho foodies is soon to return. And thankfully for Whitetail Club members, it’s right in our backyard. After a highly successful first year, the Shore Lodge Spring Culinary Festival is set to take place April 10-12, 2015.

Guests will experience high-end cuisine firsthand, learning from some of our state’s top chefs. The festival kicks off Friday evening with Meet The Chefs reception and cooking demonstration. Four simultaneous cooking classes will allow attendees to get up close with the featured chefs and practice their tricks of the trade. Afterwards, meet and mingle over […]

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