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great place for a picnic

I love all parks sometimes you need to just go out and take a walk. enjoy the scenery and just... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Kuna, Idaho
What a lovely place

So proud of boise! Several beaches, deep water and lots of space. Dog owners do not clean poop... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2017
George S
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Nov 7, 2018
“great place for a picnic”
Jun 28, 2017
“What a lovely place”
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960 Veterans Parkway, Boise, ID 83703
+1 208-384-4240
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

I love all parks sometimes you need to just go out and take a walk. enjoy the scenery and just getting some fresh air. watching the birds, ducks, deer and much more.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

So proud of boise! Several beaches, deep water and lots of space. Dog owners do not clean poop which resulted in closing from E. coli. Radio identifies problem as goose poop, DNA tests show dogs as major causation. Tell boise we want our ponds back,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank George S
Reviewed June 21, 2017

I enjoy the park and its nice for a stroll. I personally would never swim in this water because it looks and smells horrible. I would also never stroll around this place late at night because it has unique people hanging around.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank idahogypsy
Reviewed March 4, 2017

It's a neat pond/lake in the city. Great for swimming in the summer with a couple rope swings here and there. However if you go, you'll be surrounded by 16-17 year olds doing the same thing. Free parking and dogs are welcome!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Stephen R
Reviewed February 17, 2017

My friend and I love to swim. There are multiple places to swim along the river, but Veteran's Memorial has always been our go-to.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank gooniegal12
Reviewed January 12, 2017

We love to visit this park and wonder through the pathways. The memorial brick walkway is very interesting. Most of the bricks have Veterans of all wars with their information on the bricks. Lovely area to have a picnic too!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank barbaracZ3624XA
Reviewed December 7, 2016

As a photographer I look for the unusual to photograph, the scenes, the trees, water etc. Veteran's memorial Park and trails are just that. Different every-time I walk the trails.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Louis R
Reviewed August 5, 2016

This park is awesome. I enjoy running here and everyone is courteous on the trails. You can ride your mountain bike for miles out here and the views are gorgeous. I love this park. It is such a gem in Boise. Nice memorial plot to...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank ambersanford
Reviewed July 29, 2016

Been here a bunch of time. It is so beautiful and just one of the funnest places to walk around. There is an awesome river that you can walk alongside or you can swim in it. There is also a little rope swing that you...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Hannah N
Reviewed July 12, 2016

Veterans Memorial is good for a quick picnic, or the whole day. It deserves to be explored, from the Vietnam Memorial to the many nooks and crannies along the Boise river. Large playground, lots of walking trails and swimming area and the chance to educate...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Patricia C
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