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Boise Greenbelt

Aaahh, take a stroll along the beautiful Boise River Greenbelt and you’ll see some of the most... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
REsbensen
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Boise, Idaho
The Pride of Boise

The greenbelt runs through Boise along the river in town. It's about 22 miles long. There are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bryan A
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Flows through Boise and provides more than 25 miles of scenic paths for biking, hiking and jogging.
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All reviews green belt boise river garden city bike ride lucky peak dam both sides beautiful scenery great place to walk beautiful walk bald eagles north side walking path miles and miles great asset the heart of the city trout beautiful area
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One Of A Kind trails in Idaho, this attraction runs 20 miles or more, starting at the Lucky Peak Dam. It is used by runners, bicyclists, family walks and places to exercise your pets. It runs along the Boise river and is not just functional...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Aaahh, take a stroll along the beautiful Boise River Greenbelt and you’ll see some of the most beautiful sights our little city has to offer. Wonderful trees and wildlife combined with fish in the river. Along the way you’ll notice restaurants, rose gardens and parks...More

Thank REsbensen
Reviewed 1 week ago

The greenbelt runs through Boise along the river in town. It's about 22 miles long. There are paved walk/biking roads along the entirety. The best experience is by walking along the portion downtown and along the college. There are many places to fish along it...More

2  Thank Bryan A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Boise River Greenbelt is simply breathtaking. It seemed as f all of Boise was outdoors taking in the scenery and fresh air on this magnificent stretch of park that surrounds the city. You will see people strolling, riding bicycles and even fishing in the...More

1  Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always lovely to stroll or ride along the Greenbelt. Love the way Boise makes the most of this natural resource!

Thank LiisaAria
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ran the Onward Shay! Marathon/Half Marathon, which was entirely on the Greenbelt path. So NO motorized vehicles to have to dodge (except the rare park service carts, and one short segment adjacent to a golf course, with a couple of carts crossing the path)....More

Thank JoeBobNH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed walking the Greenbelt while visiting Boise and Boise state university. The Greenbelt appeared to be clean and well maintained. We had our dog with us and it was a nice wide path for him and walkers and bike riders to share.

1  Thank janice p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to get immersed in nature in downtown boise just hop on the green belt for a walk or cycle. Enjoy the riverside walks and paths on both side of the Beautiful Boise River

Thank Seamus M m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be SURE to allow time to ENJOY this gem of an opportunity. Summer swimming, picnics, bike rides, and long walks. Several options for coffee, wine, snacks and more.

1  Thank Terese B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a recent trip, I frequently used the Greenbelt to travel from my hotel to the downtown area -- at all hours of the day and night. Fortunately for me, I was there during a sunny, warm spat. Here are my thoughts: it has breathe-taking...More

1  Thank Bryan H
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Laura S
September 23, 2018|
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Response from Justin M | Reviewed this property |
There are certainly rattle snakes in Southern Idaho, but I've never heard of or seen any along the common pathways. No problem if you were to see one, just go around it. Yes, it is very safe to sit along the waters edge... More
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August 21, 2018|
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Response from LittleLadyAdventure | Reviewed this property |
Look up Boise Green Bikes. They have several stations to pick up and drop off bicycles. They have an app to help find available bikes in town.
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Kelly R
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Response from OneSailor | Reviewed this property |
I can't name any specific companies but you can get kayaks and float tubes and just look it up when you get there. There are plenty. Really hot now, 104F. Take lots of sunscreen.
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