We are completely booked through the end of May for groups larger than 25 and/or groups seeking lessons longer than an hour. Please inquire about availability in the summer. Individuals may still visit our facility for our self-guided Interpretive Trail and Story Trail.
Operated by the City of Boise Parks and Recreation Department, the Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center focuses on education and information about the Boise foothills and the surrounding high-desert environment. Science comes alive for visitors through direct experiences with the outdoors. Programs are available for preschool through high school. Click here to schedule your group or review a list of our lessons and tours.Two other departments are housed at the Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center: Foothills Open Space Management and the Ridge to Rivers Trails Program. Together, we are all working to protect our foothills and keep them accessible to the community.
3188 Sunset Peak Rd; PO Box 500 Boise Idaho 83701-0500
FoothillsLearningCenter-Parks@cityofboise.org | 208-493-2530
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