Homes for Sale near Boise Greenbelt

In 1964, Boise completed a comprehensive plan which included updated the zoning ordinances. The city then acquired land along the river to create a “green belt” stretching the entire length of the community while a grassroots effort cleaned up the waterway and created public access to the greenbelt corridor. In 1966 and 1967, three small parcels of land were donated to the city to launch the “green belt”.

In 1968, the first Greenbelt Plan and Guidelines were adopted by the Board of Parks Commissioners. Since then, the City of Boise has pieced together numerous parcels to expand the pathway so thousands of people can enjoy walking and bicycling year-round along the 25 miles of pathway. View Boise Greenbelt Map

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Boise Greenbelt and along the Boise River

Every day, thousands of people will put on their shoes and hit the paved path along the Boise River called the Boise Greenbelt. They may be exploring, exercising, enjoying the natural beauty, or just getting some fresh air and a stroll. It is a beautiful place, The Boise Greenbelt is a major part of the Boise LIfestyle offering year-round fun including biking, hiking, splashing in the river, fishing, spectacular bird watching, and miles of it. From Lucky Peak Dam, follow the river west downstream while it gently moves through downtown Boise and on to Garden City. You can eventually make your way to Eagle Island State Park in Eagle.

Finding homes for sale with immediate access to the Greenbelt is not easy. Once people do find a home here, they love it and tend not to move. On the other hand, if you are willing to travel a bit whether it is a short drive, walk or bike many opportunities open up. The are many access points along the entire 25-mile greenbelt. As you walk along the Boise River Greenbelt with its lush riparian areas, abundant wildlife, and tall cottonwood, oak, and willow trees, you get to experience this beautiful setting that has always been here for us to enjoy and is carefully maintained by everyone. The Greenbelt is a safe, fun, and beautiful place to enjoy from sunrise to sunset.

User Courtesies

To ensure that all users' rights are protected and to guard against accidents, the Boise Parks and Recreation Department has established the following courtesies and safety guidelines for pedestrians, in-line skaters, E-scooter users, and cyclists to obey.

  • Stay only on designated trails.
  • Pedestrians have the right of way at all times. Cyclists, E-scooter users, and in-line skaters must be aware of pedestrians.
  • All Greenbelt users should stay to the right and use caution under bridges and at blind corners where vision could be impaired or restricted.
  • Pedestrians should not walk more than two abreast.
  • Motorized vehicles as defined by city code and hoofed animals are prohibited on the Greenbelt. (Except for maintenance, patrol, and vehicles for disabled visitors.)
  • All non-paved sections are restricted to foot traffic only.
  • Dogs are allowed only if on a leash - leash not to exceed eight (8) feet.
  • Cyclists, E-scooter users, and in-line skaters should maintain speeds safe for conditions. Bicyclists and in-line skaters may not conduct serious training or maintain fast speeds. 
  • Bicyclists, E-scooter users, and skaters who wish to pass other users along the Greenbelt must notify others that they are passing, either verbally (example: "passing on your left") or by other audible means (bell, horn, etc.). The person wishing to pass is responsible for passing freely and clearly around others, and not hindering approaching users.
  • Don't harass or encroach upon wildlife. Disturbing or collecting any vegetation or natural habitat along the Greenbelt is prohibited.

 

 

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Homes for Sale along Boise Greenbelt

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Elegant waterfront living on a secluded .66 acres in a private gated community near the Boise River. This custom home features a gourmet kitchen, fine cabinetry, oversized breakfast bar, gorgeous walnut hardwoods, & plantation shutters. A spacious master retreat, enormous bonus room w/home theater & new carpet throughout provide warmth & comfort. The stunning backyard with a built-in fire pit, outdoor kitchen and a spacious patio is a true delight all surrounded by the greenbelt and water views.
A sanctuary & rare opportunity in coveted Wood Duck Island. Beautiful professional designer updates and bountiful natural daylight throughout. Private backyard w new landscaping, half bball court & hot tub. Steps from the Boise River, Greenbelt & Bown Crossing. Downstairs: remodeled laundry & powder, new fireplace feature wall, refinished hardwood floors, office w custom built-ins. Upstairs: master, 3 additional bedrooms & bonus, 100" theatre screen w projector. Enjoy, entertain & enrich.
This beautiful home is located in desirable SE Boise. It is only, 4 blocks from Garfield school & Williams Park, 5 blocks from the Park Center Pond, Greenbelt & in the proximity of Boise State University. It offers a wonderful main-level master, den, and great room. The second level includes a loft, 3 bedrooms, a large family room with a balcony. Outside is an outdoor kitchen and RV Parking. The 3-garage having one high RV bay garage door.
A magical botanical garden sanctuary, set adjacent to the Boise River! This one-of-a-kind private park setting exhilarates the senses with fragrant blooms, vibrant color, rich textured foliage, and calming sounds of the waterfalls pouring into picturesque Koi ponds. The tremendously private backyard has mature gardens providing a natural privacy screen, so residents can enjoy the convenient access to the Greenbelt, as well as an incredibly private back patio. Featuring over 3300 square feet, this generously
Waterfront property in the heart of SE Boise rare 1/2 acre w/90' of Loggers Creek frontage. Quality custom-build w timeless architectural details at every turn. Shared driveway off quiet cul-de-sac provides privacy and parking for guests. New roof 2018, water main & water heater 2018, remodeled kitchen. Direct access to walking and biking on greenbelt nearby parks min from downtown, hospital, airport.
Tranquility at its best! Conveniently located in Boise's premier Pier Pointe community tucked beneath the serene SE Boise tree cover. Enjoy the ease of riding your bike to Bown Crossing for dinner, shopping & spa treatments; strolling down the Boise Greenbelt, or fly fishing on the Boise River. Whatever your flavor, this home offers it all! At 2622 sqft, this four bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home lives large with a gourmet chef's kitchen, built-in Viking and Thermador appliances, custom outdoor kitchen & both for
This home has much to be impressed about! Front room can be used as an office or formal dining. Nice open floor plan with great room into large beautiful kitchen. Flex room behind kitchen with lots of options. Upstairs will blow your mind with the amount of space! Huge bonus room! Yard is beautifully landscaped with gas & spa hookups. Community pool for your enjoyment ... what's not to love!? Close to Micron, I84 access, Greenbelt, Lucky Peak .. you name it!
Enjoy the low maintenance lifestyle of this beautiful home in the desirable Harris Ranch Mill District, located just minutes from the Boise Greenbelt & River, foothills, community parks, pools and dining. Home features open concept Living, Dining, and Kitchen space, 3 Bedrooms + main level Office/Den + upper level Bonus Room. Kitchen includes Quartz Countertops, Bosch Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Thermador Stovetop, Walk-in Pantry, Wine Fridge, and Large Island perfect for entertaining. Hardwood Floors and
Exquisite Warm Springs Avenue Townhome! Adjacent to Warm Springs Golf Course, walk to Boise Greenbelt, hike Table Rock. bike to downtown. All within walking distance from your home. Minutes to Downtown Boise. Built in 2018, the home is in pristine condition with high-end finishes including beautiful quartz counters, engineered hardwood floors and open concept for entertaining. Enjoy views from Great Room terrace and Master Bedroom balcony. Lower Level Flex Room / Bonus Room affords ample space for Off
Water, nature and walking paths abound near this inviting Riverside Village home . This well maintained, beautifully built home is on a cul-de-sac and just steps to the Boise River and greenbelt and walking distance to shopping, restaurants, library. Home boasts 4 large bedrooms, 2.5 baths, open kitchen with granite, breakfast bar, stainless appl and custom backsplash. Spacious master suite with walk-in clst, spa like bath and step in shower. Low maintenance home with newer paint inside/out, new HVAC an
Beautifully designed custom built home by Cook Bros Construction. Incredibly rare SE Boise location across the street from the Boise State tennis bubbles & soccer fields tucked away off the main roads, but still only just blocks to BSU, the Greenbelt, & downtown. Dual master Suites(upper & main level) Custom 9ft cabinets, Bosch stainless steel/high efficiency appliances, low maintenance fully landscaped & fenced patio/court yard. This home could be an ideal AirBnB/ income producing investment!!
Perfect Boise Location! Nestled in a quiet neighborhood between downtown Boise, the foothills & the Boise River greenbelt, this darling E. Boise home features 1764 sq. ft. 3 bed 2 bath, single level w/ basement. Built in 1948, this property oozes all things charming! From a sweet sunny curb appeal to a light and bright, easy flowing floorplan with original red oak hardwood floors, upper & lower living rooms each with fabulous fireplaces. New large windows throughout. Living room spills into the most beauti
Get ready to live the ultimate Boise lifestyle from this beautiful Craftsman just steps from the river and Greenbelt! With updated and modern finishes throughout, this move-in ready, Energy Star Cert. home offers a main level master suite, hardwood floors, and large guest bedrooms. Relax from your front and back covered patios amongst the lush, yet low-maintenance, landscaping. Enjoy all this quiet neighborhood has to offer out your front door: Greenbelt access, The Whitewater District, Downtown, and more!
Welcome to East Boise Living in the popular Harris Crossing at Harris Ranch. Step outside and walk to the coffee shop and local market. Bike Rides on the greenbelt and Barber Park. Hiking in the Boise Foothills. Moments away from trout fishing in the Boise River and Lucky Peak Reservoir. Close to shopping, Bown Crossing and Parkcenter Blvd. Beautiful open living. 9 ft ceilings, open floor plan and perfect for entertaining.
Inviting two-story home with a front porch and covered back patio, all new fence construction and stunning views of the Boise foothills. Located on a quiet low-traffic street at the base of the Oregon Trail and conveniently located near Bowler Park, Barber Park, the Greenbelt, Lucky Peak, and more. The home boasts a hardwood entry that opens up to the formal dining room, living room with a gas fireplace, open kitchen with island/breakfast bar, brand new stainless steel appliances and three-car tandem garage
Unbeatable East End Location with nearby access to the Greenbelt/Boise River, Foothill trails, Warm Springs Golf Coarse, Hospital, BSU and downtown Boise!! This beautiful historic 1900's residence was built as a bunk house for Ranch hands that worked at the Historic Coston Ranch. This lovely home features 3 bedrooms, 2 bath, tons of character, new updates throughout including, new flooring, stunning kitchen, beautiful tile backsplash, granite counter tops, new exterior and interior paint and many more amaz
Beautifully designed custom built home by Cook Bros Construction. Excellent SE Boise location only just blocks to Bronco Stadium/ BSU, the Greenbelt, & downtown. Home features vaulted ceilings, big windows, 9ft cabinets, stainless steel/high efficiency appliances. Fully landscaped & fenced with large covered patio. This home could be an ideal AirBnB/ income producing investment!
Beautifully designed custom built home by Cook Bros Construction. Excellent SE Boise location only just blocks to Bronco Stadium/ BSU, the Greenbelt, & downtown. Home features vaulted ceilings, big windows, Dual master Suites, 9ft cabinets, stainless steel/high efficiency appliances. Fully landscaped & fenced with large covered patio. This home could be an ideal AirBnB/ income producing investment!
Location, Location Location! Rarely available, charming home in one of Boise's most desirable subdivisions, Spring Meadow, where homes are surrounded by lush landscaping, close to the Boise River, the greenbelt, and trails. Extensive list of updates include all new in 2020 HVAC system and newer water heater,1 year old Designer Refrigerator, 2 year old dishwasher, gas range, all new interior paint, 6 year old roof, all windows replaced, gas fireplace.
Located on a cul de sac in the heart of the quaint, coveted, tree-lined lanes in the Pier Pointe neighborhood. A short cruise to the Boise River, Greenbelt, Baggley Park, and Bown Crossing, you'll enjoy year round outdoor activities and wildlife right outside your door. Lush, mature landscaping surrounds the home providing plenty of shade for backyard barbeques and get-togethers beneath the pergola covered paver patio. Enjoy crisp, fall sunny mornings on the Trex covered balcony off the master bedroom. Kitc
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