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Bethine Church River Trail

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Trail

1.6 mile 2.6 kilometer point to point
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Elevation

Ascent: 26' 8 m
Descent: -5' -2 m
High: 2,738' 835 m
Low: 2,717' 828 m

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Max Grade: 3% (2°)

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Trail shared by Sylvia Cooper

Trail through natural area of riparian vegetation and wildlife nesting spots along the Boise River.

Sylvia Cooper

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Swimming · Views · Wildlife

Family Friendly A great trail for kids with spots to access the river for wading and benches overlooking the water.

Foot traffic only - no bikes.

Description

A section of the Boise River Greenbelt that makes its way through a 24-acre natural area of riparian vegetation. Along the way, you'll also see plenty of wildlife nesting areas and enjoy great views of the Boise River.

This section of unpaved trail, which is open only to pedestrian traffic, offers a tranquil site. Animals include bald eagles in winter, great blue heron, other raptors, coyotes, fox, and many more.

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Land Manager: City of Boise

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Swan nesting along Boise River.
Jan 8, 2016 near Boise, ID

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