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Morrison-Knudsen Nature Center

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Nice and relaxint

Really great place to visit, I love that Boise has many nature areas and parks to visit when you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Heather G
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Pocatello, Idaho
A tiny piece of paradise

If you are looking for a place to recharge the soul and breathe in the fresh air of Idaho, Boise's... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
silverquill68
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Boise, Idaho
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really great place to visit, I love that Boise has many nature areas and parks to visit when you are there!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Heather G
Reviewed 20 October 2018

If you are looking for a place to recharge the soul and breathe in the fresh air of Idaho, Boise's Morrison-Knudsen Nature Park is the place for you. It offers a paved hiking trail throughout the park, which surrounds a small lake. The greenery is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank silverquill68
Reviewed 7 October 2018

If you make it to Boise's Municipal Park take the time to walk through the Morrison-Knudsen Nature Park. It's free! A little sanctuary where you will likely encounter waterfowl, song birds, herons, opportunities to view trout in their natural habitat through large windows submerged under...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

The MK Nature Center is a fantastic place to take the family. Don't know how teens would react, but everyone we've taken has loved it there.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kitty F
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Visit this nature center and you won't be disappointed. Visiting the pond, I saw a huge sturgeon and what looks like a 20-lb trout.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 14 September 2018

I brought my grandson to the MK Nature Center and he loved it! We slowly waled through the outdoor facility watching fish in a large pond and up close. The signage provides information about fish and other species. There is a quiet spot where you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dale H
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I went this place after reading so much positive reviews, once there it is nothing special to see more than a pond with several fishes also observed trough a glass window . Vist could be made in 15 minuts. Don't waste your time

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank El R
Reviewed 20 June 2018

There is cool sitting areas as well as a stream display. you can watch small fish hatch and see breading size lunkers in the same display.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank WB7RWS
Reviewed 3 June 2018

My wife and I decided to take a family field trip. While looking through TripAdvisor in our own back yard we found the Morrison-Knudsen Nature Center. We found this place relaxing and educational. A walk though a 5 acer Nature refuge trailing though different animal...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank Travel_Bug_Bitten
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Yesterday I and husband, Robert spent 2 hours, but missed tour call number or go online Morrison Knudsen nature center .com try online please the tour very interesting! Check on Google's street map with address on some of reviews of Julia Davis and Boise Cop...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Allice A
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Ellie G
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Response from Cassie R | Reviewed this property |
there are signs posted, no dogs allowed. but I've seen people bring their pups in.
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