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Wilson Springs Ponds

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3101 S Powerline Rd, Nampa, ID 83686-8520
+1 208-465-8465
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Fun place to walk and fish

This place has several fishing ponds for different levels of fishing and lots of birds to see. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John H
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Caldwell, Idaho
Everybody caught fish. For many the first time

Last Friday morning I took 5 of my young grandchildren fishing. Ages 3-9. It was so fun. Everybody... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kurt W
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Nampa, Idaho, United States
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3101 S Powerline Rd, Nampa, ID 83686-8520
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+1 208-465-8465
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"catch and release"
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"green belt"
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"fishing experience"
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"monday through friday"
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"fish hatchery"
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"great place"
in 4 reviews
"trophy"
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"licenses"
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"pools"
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"stocked"
in 5 reviews
"docks"
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"ducks"
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"nature"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has several fishing ponds for different levels of fishing and lots of birds to see. It is all flat and has mostly concrete or pavement walkways. You can get off the trail to fish on a dirt path. Great place to spend an...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last Friday morning I took 5 of my young grandchildren fishing. Ages 3-9. It was so fun. Everybody but 3 year old Kate caught one or more trout. We were there about 2 hours and took home 7 trout. I filleted them and my daughter...More

Thank Kurt W
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

The Idaho Fish and Game have done a amazing job with these s spring's. Great walked paths and the grounds are well kept. Wonderful place to vie nature at it's best.

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Nice place to take a walk, look at the ducks and listen to the geese. Lots of fishermen. Bathrooms could use a more regular cleaning.

Thank Lastrick
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I like the Fishing nice place to walk and see nature and relax . I try to get out and see more places.

Thank Joseph19597
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Best thing about Wilson Springs Ponds (Wilson’s Drain) is that if you don’t have time to get out of town and still want to show someone a good fishing experience, this is the place to go. It features fishing, bird watching, good location for a...More

Thank Wilma B
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is a small park with several stocked fishing ponds and a walking path. The back portion has reedy areas filled with Yellow-headed blackbirds, an occasional visit from a Ruddy Duck, and red-winged blackbirds and MANY ducks. Bicyclists are only allowed on a short stretch...More

Thank drchase
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

My grandkids are city slickers but really the experience of fishing. It is very calming. It is a good place for beginning fishermen (fisherwomen).

1  Thank Glenda F
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

I used to live adjacent to these ponds and still frequent them. The ponds are stocked and maintained by the Idaho Fish & Game. There are several ponds linked together by a green belt system. These ponds include 3 ponds for general fishing and 1...More

1  Thank 1olddude
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful park and lots of fishing. There are several ponds and lots of exploring to do out there. Fishing is good if they are biting. The ponds are spring fed so the water is clean. Good hang out afternoon

Thank Damian T
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Renee D
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Response from 1olddude | Reviewed this property |
It's dog friendly. I believe they need to be on a leash though.
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msrobrob
6 April 2016|
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Response from Cheryl M | Reviewed this property |
No swimming is allowed, but you can fish there in multi-levels of fishing from bait ponds to required catch and release in trophy ponds. The bird photo opts are very good and the walking trails around the ponds are great... More
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