The neighborhood

Boise’s historic West End neighborhood lies west of downtown between the Boise River and State Street, beginning at 19th Street on the eastern boundary to Veterans Memorial Parkway on the west.

  • Explore the neighborhood in Google Maps
  • View the full size map (or larger pdf)
  • Read about the history of the neighborhood in this article by Tully Gerlach. Also see the addendum about local place names.
  • Walk the West End interpretive trail! The trail begins at Fairview Park and ends at the 36th Street bridge to Garden City. The trail is marked with arrows. Follow along using the trail guide.