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Kathryn Albertson Park

1001 N Americana Boulevard, Boise, ID 83705
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Ranked #2 of 65 Attractions in Boise
Type: Parks, Outdoors
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Boise, Idaho
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great park to take stroll, walk or run. Beautiful area to get married. Lots of wildlife - birds, deer, raccoons and chickens. A must see area.

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Boise, Idaho
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73 reviews 73 reviews
41 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Kathryn Albertson park is great for birders. I have seen a myriad of bird species within the confines of this park including a Western Screech Owl, Hooded Merganser, Merlin, and so many others. It's a wonderful loop, mature trees run along the stone paths with several benches along the way to stop and absorb your surroundings.

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69 reviews 69 reviews
9 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The park is full of mature trees and wild birds. The paths are paved, so it's perfect for strollers or wheel chairs.

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Baton Rouge
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Mid-morning walk second week Sept. Out of town visititor. Well landscaped ponds and pathways. Worth the hour visit.

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This park is dedicated to nature and wildlife. It is mostly a wetland so there are lots of waterfowl. It is a lovely place to stroll around and enjoy the solitude in the middle of a city.

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Boise, Idaho
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67 reviews 67 reviews
18 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

There are winding paths throughout this park with hewn stone benches, placards detailing the birds and local wildlife, and a host of ponds and pleasant scenery. We ran across deer here not 10 feet from the path, watched wood ducks toddle down to their personal lilypad-clad pool, and watched people chase geese. This is amusing two ways: One, the geese... More

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Depoe Bay, Oregon
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The natural wildlife habitat and preserve, the flora and fauna and the architecture is more than the eye can take in one visit. This is a must stop for anyone that appreciates the great outdoors and what Mother Nature has given us. A diamond in the rough!

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Los Angeles, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Kathryn Albertson Park is a great place to have a shaded outdoor wedding ceremony. I filmed one there and it was beautiful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

I love this park, its relaxing and a wonderful quiet place to spend time. I was a bit disappointed this past Sunday to find someone there with their dog off leash playing ball and to see the park patrol do nothing about it. Otherwise I think this is the best park in boise

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Natick,Massachusetts
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173 reviews 173 reviews
20 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This is a beautiful park for a stroll while you are in Boise. It is well kept and small enough for an hour or so walk. The only down-side is that you can hear the highway from the park which is unfortunate. It is a long walk from downtown, but about a 5-10 drive.

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