City of Boise website
Boise CVB website
Boise is the capital and largest city in the State of Idaho, hub of commerce, banking and government for the state. Located along the Boise River and nestled against foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the city offers many outdoor activities from skiing at Bogus Basin Ski Resort and biking on the Boise River Greenbelt to boating at nearby reservoirs.
The Boise area has it all - desert, rivers, mountains and lakes for hiking, camping, kayaking, river rafting, hunting and fishing.
Boise is home to Boise State University, the state's largest university with an enrolment of over 15,000 students, as well as 34 grade schools, 9 junior high schools, and 5 high schools.