Some local organizations periodically send groups of volunteers to clean up the riverbank. Boise River Floaters keeps an updated list of ongoing conservation projects so you don't have to hunt for this information yourself. Consider bookmarking this page if you plan on checking it frequently.
As residents of the Boise, ID area, it's up to us to keep the Boise River looking its best. In addition to volunteering with local conservation groups, you can do your part by...
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Boise River from the mouth upstream to Lucky Peak Dam (lower Boise River). Section: From the downstream side of the East Parkcenter Bridge to the upstream side of the West Parkcenter Bridge
• Trout limit is 2, none under 14 inches
All other sections of the lower Boise River - trout limit is 6.
Southwest Region general rules apply Here
Trout includes Brown Trout, Lake Trout, Golden Trout, Arctic Grayling, Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout, land-locked Chinook and Coho Salmon, trout hybrids (e.g. Tiger Trout)
Trout limit is 6, all species combined
*Does not include Bull Trout and Brook Trout which are listed separately