The Ridge to Rivers 2021 pilot trail program is coming to a close and trail users have the opportunity to provide feedback on whether the management strategies tested this summer become permanent.
Back in April, the Ridge to Rivers partnership implemented pilot changes on four trails in the Boise Foothills with a focus on directional and separation of use opportunities:
The Boise Foothills provide a postcard backdrop that inspires and soothes the soul. An interconnected network of roads and trails courses through the hills, linking not only neighborhoods with public lands but also connecting people with the natural environment. With over 190 miles of trails, there is something for everyone. Here we provide ideas and tips about where to go, how to enjoy the foothills without damaging them and information about the area you may find interesting. As you explore, notice the diversity in the land, the plants and the animals, then imagine our community without this unique treasure. You can help protect and care for this special place by learning more about the land and its needs.