- TripBuzz found 68 things to do with kids in or near Nampa, Idaho, including 56 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Boise, Meridian, Caldwell and Eagle.
- From Jabbers to Nampa Bowling Center, the Nampa area offers 40 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Bowling, Playgrounds and Colleges & Universities.
- Located twenty miles west of Boise is the city of Nampa, Idaho. Home to over 81,000 residents the city has a thriving business and residential landscape. Known as Idaho's wine country, the city is popular for its beautiful wineries and it's annual Monster Jam event. Visitors to the area also enjoy the outdoor recreation and diverse shopping.
Visit Bogus Basin Ski Resort for outdoor winter recreation in Boise. The resort offers day and night skiing, snowshoe trails, and tubing during the Winter months, as well as biking and hiking during the Summer.
Featuring 11 acres of developed parkland, Camel's Back Park offers grass turf practice fields, tennis and volleyball courts and a large hill for climbing. The park also provides picnic areas, a children's playground, open green space and hiking trails.
At Morrison-Knudsen Nature Center visitors can browse a taxidermy collection or go on a guided stream walk led by staff members. The center has underwater viewing windows where visitors can watch fish swimming in the creek.
The Hulls Gulch Nature Trail is a collection of trails of varying difficulty. The most popular trail is the 3.8 mile Hull's Gulch Interpretive Trail, for pedestrian use only (no bikes.) Many of the trails, however, are mountain bike friendly.
As a local water sports destination, Lucky Peak State Park offers visitors outdoor activities like kayaking, sailing, and swimming. The park is located next to a 104 meter tall dam and features a separate swim area for children.
On a railroad built in 1913, the Thunder Mountain Line will take its clients on sightseeing trips on two routes: the Horseshoe Bend Route and the Montour Route. There are three types of fare, from the standard to the executive one.