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Aaron Beck / Boise Parks & Recreation

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

5 free things to see and do in Boise

Bikers ride the Polecat Loop in the Ridge to Rivers trail system in Boise. The foothills are a playground for hikers, runners, mountain bikers and bird-watchers. The city manages a network of more than 130 miles of trails and numerous access points, some just minutes from downtown.