Amenities: airport, hospital, golf, etc

The quality of life in Gooding is enriched by many amenities included in these are:

North Canyon Medical Center

Healthcare facilities in Gooding are unique for a comunity of this size. North Canyon Medical Center offers medical services on both an in and out patient basis and is staffed by an outstanding staff of physicians, nurse practitioners, physician’s assistants and nurses.
The hospital is a host to a number specialists who practice in the area and offers state of the art diagnostic equipment. Home Health Care and one of only five certified diabetic education centers in Idaho are part of the hospital services.
Diabetic Education – Diagnostic Imaging – Emergency Services – Fitness Center
Laboratory Services – Nutrition Services – Rehabilitation Services
Respiratory Therapy – Sleep Studies – Specialty Clinic – Surgical Services

Walker Center Substance Abuse Treatment Center
Established in 1976, Walker Center is Idaho’s premier alcohol and drug addiction treatment provider. They are a not-for-profit entity, offering high-quality, evidence-based treatment services. As one of the leading treatment centers in the Northwest, Walker Center has helped thousands of people find a way out of the craziness addiction brings to lead much more meaningful, productive lives.
Walker Center is licensed by the State of Idaho Department of Health and Welfare and is nationally accredited by the Commission for the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and is a member of the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP).

Gooding Municipal Airport

The Gooding Municipal Airport is located approximately three (3) miles west-southwest of the city of Gooding, south on U.S. Highway 26. The airport is owned and operated by the City of Gooding. The runway is 4,135 feet in length.

Police Department

The Gooding City Police Department is the oldest law enforcement agency in Gooding County. Their goal is not only to lower or deter crime, but also to earn and maintain the public’s trust in not only their agency but in law enforcement as a whole. They are a community oriented police department dedicated to serving our community through professionalism, knowledge, and quality of service.

Golf Course
Located off of Highway 26 outside of Gooding in Southern Idaho, the golf course at Gooding is a favorite among locals and visiting golfers alike.
The 9-hole course at Gooding offers a full 18 holes of golf with separate tee boxes for the front and back nine.

Bowling Alley

Located on Main Street. Enjoy bowling and refreshments in a friendly environment. Closed during summer.


The Gooding Pro Rodeo is not your average County Fair and Rodeo. It takes place the third week in August of every year. Along with the rodeo is the annual Tough Enough to Wear Pink where cancer survivors are introduced into the arena each holding pink balloons that were purchased in remembrance of loved ones lost to cancer. As the wagon leaves the arena, the balloons are let loose into the clear rodeo night. Make sure not to miss out for this very worthwhile cause.


Outdoor Pool – Located at the East Park on Illinois Street. Open May through August.