4600 W CAMAS ST
Cassia Park is a 14-acre site in the heart of the Boise Bench. A popular destination for a neighborhood stroll, the park features a walking path, covered shelter, restrooms, playground, softball field, several pieces of public art, tennis courts and horseshoe pits.
The property was acquired in 1967 and it developed through matching funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Cassia Park is one of five summer Playcamp locations operated by Boise Parks & Recreation for kids age 6-12. Camps include recreational games, arts, crafts, environmental education, hands-on science projects, field trips, swimming, and opportunities to make new friends!
Amenities & Details
Open Play Areas
Cassia Park has kindly been adopted by employees from T.J. Maxx.
The Adopt-A-Park program gives churches, civic organizations, local businesses, and other community groups the opportunity to adopt their neighborhood park. Adopting groups will commit to maintaining their park for a renewable one-year term, helping with things such as eradicating graffiti, picking up litter, filling mutt-mitt dispensers, painting site amenities, raking leaves, and mulching trees and planting beds. In exchange, the Department recognizes the group as the adopting agency via our website and signage at the park.
Number of Horseshoes courts: 2
There are 2 horseshoe pits available at a first-come, first-serve basis.
Open Play Areas
Open play areas are cut grass spaces that provide opportunities for healthy recreational activities for people of all ages.
Age group: 2-12
The playground surface is wood chips.
Turf Type: Grass
Fields are scheduled and reserved for local soccer organizations and partners by Boise Parks & Recreation. Usually weekdays or early evenings are available for drop-in use (first-come, first-serve).
Reading Circle Benches, 2004 By Francis Fox
Five colorful ceramic benches form a cozy reading circle near the childrens playground.
Cassia Park Arch, 2001 By Michael Zapponi
This colorful arch was painted with the help of neighborhood children and adults.
Cassia Park shelter maybe reserved for picnics.
Restrooms are now closed and park drinking fountains are turned off for the winter.
For a list of restrooms and portable restrooms that are available year around in parks and the reserves, click here.
Number of Softball fields: 2
Turf Type: Dirt & Grass
Fields may be reserved for practice in early spring before league softball season begins. Scheduled softball games and Invitational Softball tournaments run April through October, Monday through Friday evenings for league softball games and weekends for tournaments.
Number of Tennis courts: 4
Tennis courts may be reserved by contacting:
Boise Parks and Recreation
One court must be open for public use at all times.
View our Rules & Regulations for Tennis Court Use
Maps created for the citys Walk 150 project provide distances for walking paths in 17 parks throughout the city. Check out the mileage for Places to Walk in this park at: http://www.walk150.org/places-to-walk/
A Master Plan is a concept drawing illustrating recreation facilities and landscape features planned for a park site. It does not necessarily represent what amenities are currently in a park.
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