Camel's Back Park

4.731 Votes Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: 1200 Heron St, Boise, ID 83702, USA, 83702, United States
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-2083844240
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Park, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot, Landmarks, Parks, Playgrounds

The Camel's Back Park is a lovely 11-acre park featuring a playground, tennis courts, an outdoor gym and more. Situated on Heron Street, this park is great to visit family and friends. The construction of this park was initiated to slow down the erosion on Boise’s iconic Camel’s Back chute, and hence the name. The park amenities include a playground, tennis courts, picnic area, and access to the foothills.

Camel's Back Park Travel Tips

  • Smoking is prohibited.
  • Park your car in authorised parking lot.  

Entrance Ticket Details For Camel's Back Park

  • Entry is free.

Camel's Back Park Hours

  • Open from Sunrise to Sunset.

How to Reach Camel's Back Park

  • Bus Station: 15th & Lemp

  • Camel's Back Park Address: 1200 Heron St, Boise, ID 83702, USA, 83702, United States
  • Camel's Back Park Contact Number: +1-2083844240
  • Camel's Back Park Timing: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Camel's Back Park(preferred time): 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Camel's Back Park: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 6.18% of people who visit Boise include Camel's Back Park in their plan

  • 60% of people start their Camel's Back Park visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Camel's Back Park

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Camel's Back Park

People normally club together Old Idaho Penitentiary and Ann Morrison Park while planning their visit to Camel's Back Park.

People also prefer to start their day with Camel's Back Park.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Camel's Back Park Reviews & Ratings

  • Tucked away from the hustle and bustle, North of old downtown - this has been a favorite place to go since I was a child. Today I appreciate the beautiful grassy landscape, clean from garbage or graffiti. A recent discovery (returning to the area after a few decades) is the miles of trails behind the park. Mt. Biking is both challenging and thrilling thanks to well groomed trails. Hikers and riders share the trails with courtesy and kindness. Love it!

  • Lots of fun for everyone. There are lots of trails and hills for running. It is a good place to run. Also good for smaller children as there is a very large park that is always fun. Good place for an event large or small, a picnic or a company barbecue. The streets to got there are quite narrow. I strongly recommend this place

  • Amazing park, and an amazing view at the top! A short hike to the top of Camel's Back, but my oh my what a steep gain in elevation! Only complaint I have is that the exercise area has a concrete base. I think having bark or rubber instead would be a lot safer.

  • We loved this park. The playground at the bottom of the hill was a lot of fun for the kids. Then we hiked to the top of the hill for some great views. Finally we did a nice 20min hike to the children's museum / center and played inside and out. Fantastic for young kids.

  • The hike was worth it to the top of Camel's Back. You can enjoy a breathtaking view sitting on these cut stone stairs in the sky, overlooking Boise. My toddlers could enjoy this, due to the staircase access to the top. Not easy if you run up them, so you can make it as challenging as you want it to be.

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