Trips & Tours

Current Trips & Tours

Sunset at the Zoo - See Zoo Boise in a whole new light.  Experience the zoo after hours and learn about the daily rhythm of animals and how they are accommodated.  You'll experience an evening of fun activities and animal encounters.  Must be 18 years old to attend.  **  March 2  **  4:30-8pm  **  $25

 Black Canyon Scenic Drive and Gem County Historical Museum - Join the Nampa Recreation Department for the is driving tour through beautiful Black Canyon.  We will stop to enjoy a box lunch at Wild Rose Park along the way and then visit the Gem County Historical Museum in Emmett.  **  March 23  **  10:30am-3pm  **  $15

Minidoka National Historic Site - Minidoka War Relocation Site is in Jerome County.  During its operation, it was the the 7th largest city in Idaho.  In 1979 it was added to the National Register of Historic Places and tours are given by park rangers.  We will take the guided walking tour (approximately 1 mile) and explore the visitor center.  Trip includes transportation, water, box lunch, and admission  **  April 18  **  9-6pm  **  $35

MK Nature Center - Join the Nampa Recreation Department for a visit to the MK Nature Center in Boise. We will be learning about the amazing adaptations of beavers. These ecosystem engineers are like no other species in what they can do and how they live. We will have a presentation by an IDFG staff member and a guided walk through the Center, looking at evidence of beavers, gardens, fish, plants, and flowers. We will then enjoy a box lunch in the park. **  April 12  **  10:30am-2pm  **  $20

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Trips & Tours Information & Policies

Departure/Return Times

All start times are bus departure times. We request that you arrive at least 15 minutes prior to departure; we leave promptly at the posted trip time. All return times are approximate. Please do not schedule appointments close to return times in case delays occur.


Transportation is provided in 15 passenger vans, school buses or charter buses. Type of outing, distance and group size determine the mode of transportation and may be adjusted without notification.  

Refund Policy for Trips

*Refunds will not be given past the registration deadline. For trips without deadlines, a 4 business day notification is required to receive a refund.  

*If you're unable to participate in scheduled trip, please call 208-468-5858


If the trip is full, please add your name to the waitlist. If there is enough interest, we will do our best to add additional spots or days.