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Parks and nature in Boise

Top parks

Park
“The walking trails on Camels Back show a great view of Boise and are close to our recommended area Hyde Park- hike then enjoy some great food! ”
  • 68 locals recommend
Zoo
“Zoo Boise is a wonderful city zoo with all the various animals you will love. Right next to the Boise River Greenbelt and Julia Davis Park.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Garden
“Beautiful and educational -- at the base of the foothills and adjacent to the Old Idaho State Penitentiary.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Park
“On the river at the edge of downtown Boise and housing the Idaho State Historical Museum, the Boise Art Museum, Zoo Boise, the Idaho Black History Museum, and is connected by footbridge to the Discovery Center of Idaho and Boise State University.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful park within walking distance on the green belt. Walk or bike over. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Park
“A beautiful place for a walk. All the nature paths and the beauty of the outdoors! Ann Morrison Park is directly across the street.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Park
“This is a very large park. There are paved walking paths along the river and kids area. This is a great destination for that early morning walk.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Park
“Fun park to check out with great hiking trails with off leash trails for your dog. ”
  • 26 locals recommend

Playgrounds

Park
“The walking trails on Camels Back show a great view of Boise and are close to our recommended area Hyde Park- hike then enjoy some great food! ”
  • 68 locals recommend

Trails

Other Great Outdoors
“Beautiful Boise River Greenbelt, 26 miles of paths for walking, biking, strolling while enjoying the beautiful Boise River.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Not really a hiking trail. It's an asphalt pedestrian path along the river. Nice place for a walk, bike ride, or run.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Trail
“Hillside to Hollow Reserve is connected to our backyard and you can access it by foot from the RV. It is a quiet network of trails on over 200 acres that you can connect to make it as short or long of a hike as you'd like. Great area for mountain biking as well! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Beautiful sights on a relaxing walk. You can see all kinds of wildlife. From Eagles to Deer, this is their favorite hangout. And it's FREE. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
  • 3 locals recommend