Eagle Rock Loop

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Eagle Rock Loop is a 2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Boise, Idaho that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and mountain biking and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Distance: 2.0 miles Elevation Gain: 328 feet Route Type: Loop

dog friendly

kid friendly

hiking

mountain biking

walking

views

wildlife

muddy

no shade

hiking
4 months ago

Trail was terminated by barriers in a couple spots, and never saw the signs for "Eagle Rock Trail." No shade, good views of downtown though. Done it once now, won't bother doing it again.

hiking
no shade
8 months ago

This was a perfect first hike for my not-so-outdoorsy kids, a good introduction to what hiking can be. The trail was in great shape, not nearly as crowded as Tablerock seems to be. We did the climbing portion to the right first and then had a nice leisurely walk back to the trailhead. The views are beautiful, we will do this trail again, for sure!

hiking
Sun Dec 09 2018

It’s a pretty neat little loop- you are essentially walking to the top of a giant hill and then making your way back down. We went in December for some brief road trip relief. It was a little muddy bc of the melting snow but was very enjoyable. I felt a little like the grinch overlooking Whoville because the hill overlooks the surrounding snow covered neighborhoods, which are adorable to drive through.

Tue Jul 17 2018

Caution!! Not as “Easy” as they rate. Good trail for hiking bad trail for biking. Huge boulders.

Mon Jun 25 2018

bit of a climb going up but not hard. beautuful rock formation on top. nice quick hike.

Sun Jun 24 2018

The trail has a different name if you’re following the map. There is no shade for people and relatives boring. I think might be better off just doing the table rock hike. I’ll try again in the spring and fall.

hiking
Wed Jun 13 2018

Could not find the trail head.

Sat May 26 2018

Nice decent hike. Easy enough for the kids.

Tue Jan 09 2018

Wonderful view of Boise. Fun for kids.

hiking
Fri Nov 24 2017

Excellent loop around the foothills area. It was a bit muddy today when we went, after some rain the night before, and some trails were closed to reduce erosion. There are countless other trails in this area to help keep things fresh. Don't forget to bring the pup along for this one! There's even a few controlled off-leash areas.

hiking
Mon May 15 2017

easy hike and it is a lot faster than doing the Table Rock each time a nice change

hiking
Fri Aug 12 2016

So the location marker for this is totally wrong. Instead, go to 2421 E Old Penitentiary, Boise, ID 83712. The hike itself is very very short, amd not very challenging. Takes 15 min to get to Castle Rock from the parking lot, if you are going slow. There are others trails in the area though, so its worth out if you decide to do some additional walking.

hiking
Sun Jul 03 2016

Easy hike, sneakers and shorts sufficient with water if going during the day. lots of turns to let you adjust distance. connects with table rock but currently avoiding due to recent fires.

recorded rocky

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