The Meridian Parks & Recreation Department operates six public parks,
including a skateboard park. Recreational and hobby classes for children
and adults are offered year round. Youth sports of all varieties are offered
by various organizations, including the Meridian Police Activities League.
A public swimming pool is open June through August.
From fishing to skiing, boating to backpacking, Idaho is the place to
be. Bogus Basin Ski Resort is 26 miles from Meridian, and world-famous
Sun Valley is accessible by both plane and car (within three hours). We
are located four miles from the Boise River, which is open to fishing
most of the year and stocked with fishery species on a regular basis.
Dams on the Boise and the Snake rivers afford great camping, boating and