Trips and Tours
Join us for a scenic drive to Idaho City and the surrounding area to enjoy the fall color, then stop for a relaxing soak at
The Springs. Bring a camera, swimsuit and towel. Trip includes lunch. Detailed trip information available at the Program Desk in the Nampa Recreation Center. ** October 7 ** 9am-4:30pm **
Depart & Return: Nampa Rec Center ** $30 ** Register by Friday, October 2.
What better way to welcome fall than with an overnight trip to pristine Redfish Lake. Enjoy an early evening boat ride on Redfish Lake during dinner at the Lodge. Price based on double occupancy and includes transportation, boat tour, and dinner. Full trip itinerary is available at the program desk. Sign up early, trip is limited to just 4 couples! ** Depart: September 22, 11am ** Return: September 23, 3pm ** Depart & Return: Nampa Rec Center ** $160 (based on double occupancy)
Tower cliffs painted in desert hues and honeycombed rock formations sculpted over millions of years form the landscape of this remote region. Join the Nampa Recreation Department and Tom Bicak from Canyon County Parks on a driving tour in our secluded backyard. Our excursion will include chances to view wildlife such as big horn sheep and raptors. Bring your camera, binoculars, and pack a lunch. ** November 3 ** 9am - 2:30pm ** Depart & Return: Nampa Rec Center ** $15
Are you curious about learning more about Wildland fires and the people who work firsthand with this growing threat? Join the Nampa Recreation Department as we tour two Wildland firefighter resource facilities, talk with experts and discuss what we learned over lunch at the Kopper Kettle in Boise. Transportation, tours and lunch included. ** November 17 ** 9:15am - 1:30pm ** Depart & Return: Nampa Rec Center ** $20
Experience the beauty of Christmas through the sparkle of lights. The tour will visit spectacular light displays around Nampa. The bus will make a stop at Starbucks for warm beverages during the tour. ** December 18 or 19 ** Boarding 5:45pm - Depart Nampa Rec Center - 6pm ** $6