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Visiting the Treasure Valley or the city of Boise in the springtime has the potential to make any experience into memories that last a lifetime. There are droves of indoor and outdoor activities waiting to be enjoyed, additionally the surroundings are filled with beautiful scenery. The following are things to do in Boise, a few examples of what there is to do, places to go, and ways to get the adventures started (especially if already living within Treasure Valley and planning out items for spring break!). Note, many of these activities will continue during the summer.

Wildflower tour

Take a walk, stroll, or jaunt on the wildflower side of the city with area trails that lead through the beautiful foothills of Boise. Make way through…

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Known as the City of Trees, Boise's convenient access to outdoor attractions and thriving economy draw visitors from in and around the area to enjoy the beautiful scenery and downtown amenities. While many folks may choose to spend their time at the same local hotspots, Boise has much more to offer and makes every day an opportunity for experiencing some of the best this area offers, most especially with the recent boom of newcomers and new Boise based businesses. Live like a local, enjoy area events, outdoor destinations, and discover why Boise is the ideal place to call home.

Hidden among a sea of trees and endless miles of untouched wilderness, Boise boasts the ideal balance between city living and access to the great outdoors. Boise is full…

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Planning a weekend adventure might include waking up to mountain views, the sound of river water, and nature at its best. Whatever you enjoy tackling for your project calendar, consider adding a few of Boise's top rated destinations to the list of things to do. Find this quick and easy list filled with fun destinations in and around Downtown Boise. Keep in mind a few fun goals to help everyone stay busy enjoying some of the best the city has to offer.

Downtown Boise 

World travelers, tourists, and residents alike flock to Boise's various downtown districts for an inspiring experience time and time again. A collaboration of swanky shops, delicious delicatessen, ridiculously delicious restaurants, and eateries is complemented by historic…

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The start to the new year begins with endless indoor and outdoor activity opportunities waiting to be discovered within the Greater Treasure Valley. 


The Boise Foothills - Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center

3188 Sunset Peak Road

Boise, ID 83702

The Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center offers a building with exhibits centered around learning about the surrounding areas natural resources, science, as well as the local cultural and ecological heritage. The center is open Monday thru Friday 9am - 3pm and boasts two classrooms for educational programs, with outdoor opportunities from sunrise to sunset including a native plant garden, self guided trail with interpretive signage, as well as designated areas ideal for taking a midday break…

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Boise is one of the last extraordinary western urban areas remaining that provides an ultimate sense of in-town and out-of-town retreat-like atmosphere. Boise is set along the lower regions of the Rocky Mountains, alongside the Boise River and an ocean of trees. A few of Boise's most preferred characteristics include employment opportunities, seemingly limitless outdoor opportunities and amenities, an all-encompassing culture, and downtown attractions. An excellent vacation destination and great real estate prospect, discover all that Boise has to offer and find out why so many choose to call Idaho home!

Boise is also home to one of the only remaining metropolitans in the Nation, surrounded for over a hundred miles by communities with populations…

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Boise neighborhoods are like snowflakes, each one unique and full of passionate people who are proud to call Idaho home. Whether you gravitate towards convenience, peaceful evenings on the patio, rich culture & history, or delicious locally sourced eateries, these neighborhoods have those one-of-a-kind factors that residents and investors treasure for years to come. Discover which Boise neighborhood best suits your real estate goals and enjoy the perks of a city that's just minutes away from top-rated restaurants, wide-open spaces, excellent schools, community events, and more!

Downtown

Experience city living at its finest in one of the biggest small-big cities around! As Boise continues to grow, you can find an excellent selection of New…

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Find the ideal Boise area park to enjoy your time outdoors with various park types, styles, selection of multiple amenities, and opportunities; there is something for everyone to enjoy. Today we will cover part one of a three-part list of Boise parks, as Boise is home to over 80 +/- area parks. Take your list with you and check it twice; discovering all of Boise's parks is quite the adventure; you may find yourself exploring Boise parks thrice.

Aldape Park - 629 N. San Jose Way, Boise (East Boise)

This lovely park, delightfully decorated with mature tree life and open play areas, is located in East Boise with scenic views across the Boise Valley. Aldape Park is a mini-park and great for a midday picnic!

Ann Morrison Park - 1000 S. Americana…

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A hidden gem, Boise continues to attract visitors with a growing underground culture, great food, excellent selection of local breweries, active lifestyle, educational opportunities, and an ever-growing number of small businesses. Boise, Idaho, strikes an ideal balance between metropolitan city perks and rural living, with access to just about every type of recreational activity. As Boise draws more attention, the growing population has created a cultural boom that has revolutionized the area's diversity and transformed the cultural scene.

Annual Events

Boise is host to a variety of things to do year-round, from downtown excursions to outdoor adventures. Look forward to fan-favorite events, including the farmers market, Twighlight Criterium,…

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It’s that time of year again. The weather is warming and the seasons are about to turn from spring to summer. This is a recipe for beautiful sunshine, which makes for a great day at the water. The choices in and near Boise are endless. Lakes, reservoirs, streams, and rivers are remarkably abundant in this southwestern Idaho desert and bring a refreshing splash to the weather. There is no limit to the favorites of native and newer Boiseans. The Boise river features access to many of these “hot” water spots and allows for fun all year round.

When French trappers were traveling across the western territories of the United States, “Les Bois, Les Bois” was reportedly shouted as the trees lining the later named-Boise River came into view.  The river…

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Few mid-sized cities can match Boise's melting pot of rich cultural and outdoor recreational opportunities. Located beside the Boise River and nestled alongside the foothills, Boise is a gateway to an overabundance of outdoor activities ranging from snowboarding, boating, fishing, hiking, biking, and more! Adventure awaits just outside Boise's backyard with passage to an expansive network of trails that wind through the rolling foothills. Apart of the greater Ridge to Rivers Trail System, these routes offer picturesque views of downtown and the surrounding Boise Mountains.

The Ridge to Rivers Partnership strives to protect and maintain over 190+/- miles of Boise's most desirable trails by working with landowners and the city of Boise to create…

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