Willow Lane Athletic Complex
4623 W WILLOW LN
Willow Lane Athletic Complex is a 57 acre, special use park,
adjacent to the Boise River Greenbelt. The athletic complex
features several softball fields, a soccer field, playground and
dirt jump park. Dogs are not allowed in
Willow Lane Athletic Complex during softball games.
The Willow Lane wetlands project was constructed last winter and
planted Spring 2012. In partnership with Boise Parks &
Recreation, The Wetlands Group (TWG) has been monitoring the area
since construction was completed and has noted high rates of growth
of desirable plants such as grasses, willows and cotton woods both
from plantings and natural regeneration. TWG has done
selective weeding -- primarily goatheads -- and has re-seeded areas
with low germination rates. As part of the Army Corps of
Engineers permit, TWG will continue to monitor the site 5+
years. The project is considered a success to this point with
visible plant communities, including black cottonwoods , willows,
BMX Dirt Jump Park
This facility can accommodate the novice taking a jump for the
first time, as well as the experienced rider looking for an extreme
The concession stand is open Monday through Friday from 6:15 pm
to 9:00 pm during the softball season. Weekend hours coincide with
scheduled softball tournaments.
A variety of fast food, soft drinks, and adult beverages are
This park has parking spaces with Greenbelt access.
Age group: 2-5
The playground surface is wood chips.
Park restrooms are available at this park. Restrooms are
now open. Park drinking fountains are now operational.
For a list of restrooms and portable restrooms that are
available year around in parks and the reserves, click here.
Number of Soccer fields: 1
Turf Type: Grass
Championship size field. No practice allowed at this
Number of Softball fields: 6
Turf Type: Dirt
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
All six fields are lighted.
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