Outdoor Adventures And Acitivies in Boise & Beyond
HIKING & BIKING
Float, kayak or paddleboard down the Boise River all summer long. Start in East Boise’s Barber Park and leisurely float an estimated two hours past city parks, downtown Boise and Boise State University and finish at Kathryn Albertson Park. Rent a raft or tube at Barber Park or bring your own. Or just enjoy the views and find a spot for the perfect picnic, the river is for everyone.
HOT SPRINGS SOAK
BOGUS BASIN MTN
Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area is located in the Boise Mountains just 16 miles North/Northeast of Boise is home to some of the Northwest’s best downhill and cross country skiing and don’t forget the summertime mountain biking and hiking trails. Downhill skiing runs typically from Thanksgiving until mid-April, depending on snow conditions and night skiing is available with good snow conditions.
Grab your surfboards, kayaks, and paddleboards and head to Garden City, a Boise Suburb for local, outdoor adventure. Located on the Boise River, outdoor enthusiasts can find an activity for everyone including two alternating play waves for kayakers and surfers. Quinns Pond offers swimmers, floaters, and paddle boaters all-day fun, and don’t miss the walking, biking trails all along the river and pond.