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Barber Park, Boise

4.6
#11 of 20 in Parks in Boise
Barber Park is Ada County's flagship facility and is best known as the starting point for Boise River rafters and tubers during the summer float season. During the float season the park features a rental concession, shuttle service, air compressor stations, and a snack shack. The park also features the Barber Park Education and Event Center, the Boise River Greenbelt pathway and a variety of other trails, wildlife habitat areas, a huge black cottonwood forest, a playground area, picnic shelter and tables, BBQ grills, a basketball court and a fishing pier. The Ada County Parks & Waterways Department headquarters are also located here.
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  • Great fun to share with the whole family. Spend the day in rented tubes lazily floating from the park through the down town area.A lot of singing,visiting with other families who float by as you go. T...  more »
  • We went to explore more parts of Boise. Found the park and went walking on some of their trails. Looks like it would be fun during the season to go on the river. This time of year not a lot of people ...  more »
  • This was the best $70 I've spent in a long time. We visited Barber Park on a recent trip to Boise and did the float down the river with our family of 4. We opted to rent the 6 person raft and it prove...  more »
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