Runners who want to hit the road in Boise will find plenty of paved paths to get their run on. RootsRated covers the best places to run in the city to get in miles whether you are training for a 10K, a marathon, or just out to get your legs moving.
Long and winding, this gravel road can make for as long or short of a run as needed; go ‘til its time to turn around and run back!
With expansive views of the foothills, this nearly flat trail travels closely to the Boise River, passing the Black and Green Cliffs with a turn around at Lucky Peak State Park.
Paralleling the Boise River for 25 miles, the paved Greenbelt trail is one of the city’s most beloved parks.
A grueling climb followed by an equally challenging descent has made this 13mile route, and the organized run of the same name, a rite of passage for Boise runners.