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Camel's Back Park

1200 Heron St, Boise, ID 83702
+1 208-384-4240
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This park has been a staple of my recreation since childhood and continues to serve as a favorite... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lostintheamazon
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McCall, Idaho
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Can you make it to the top?

The front of the hill at the park is a steep and tough climb, but worth every step. otherwise the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jared T
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1200 Heron St, Boise, ID 83702
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+1 208-384-4240
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"playground equipment"
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"hiking trails"
in 7 reviews
"great playground"
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"tennis courts"
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"easy hike"
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"nice hike"
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"maintained trails"
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"play sports"
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"in great shape"
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"outdoor enthusiasts"
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"miles and miles"
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"mountain bikes"
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"great place to take"
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"all ages"
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"downtown boise"
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"foothills"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park has been a staple of my recreation since childhood and continues to serve as a favorite haunt when passing through. The playground equipment is fun, diverse, and in excellent condition. The hike to the top is always rewarding, as well as hiking through...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The front of the hill at the park is a steep and tough climb, but worth every step. otherwise the playground is perfect for kids and more than enough room to run around and play sports...plus ice cream and great tacos are a few blocks...More

Thank Jared T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to bring the family and have a picnic. Playground equipment for the kids. You can hike to the top of the hill and see a fantastic view of the city.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great park.. lots of activities and it's also great to see so many families enjoying it even on week days. the huge bluff behind the playground is fun to hike up for great views of the city. I loved taking my kids here every time...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

Went to Camel's Back Park with family and it was cool, that HILL - what a workout! Fun to see kids rushing up and down the incline. We made it up the steep slope even though we are geezers!! Beautiful view from the top and...More

Thank dboal
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

What a thrill, what a rush ! this is a nature, hiking, walking, pinic everything park and if you go there, you will see why it's called Camel's Back and I walked-up Camel's Back the very 1st time :) What a rush...

Thank Debbie412
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

It is a giant hill with many walking or hiking trails circling it and some that lead to the very top. There are two rock-like sitting areas at the top. The view is awesome, especially on a clear day when you can see the capital...More

Thank humeston
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Even if you are only in Boise for a weekend, you'll want to spend an hour or two walking around this park. There are plenty of different trails (try not to get lost) so it's welcoming for everyone. There are some people walking with children...More

Thank Megan H
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

This park is located right in my neighborhood and I frequent it almost daily. It has a perfect choice of easy hiking trails to get a bit of cardio workout as well as letting fido have a good run as well. Trails are well marked...More

Thank April B
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Whether you hike, bike, play tennis, volleyball or frisbee that is just part of what is available to families, friends and adventurists.

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