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Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab
322 East Front Street
Suite 401
Boise, ID  83702

(208) 373-4340
(208) 373-4391 (FAX)

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Visit the Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab

The USFS RMRS Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab is located on the 4th floor (with more offices on the 3rd floor) of the Idaho Water Center at the corner of Broadway and Front Street in Boise, Idaho.


Parking in the parking garage beneath the building (Entrance across from S. Ave A) is $1 each hour, after a 1 hour grace period for visitors. The Lab is regrettably unable to validate parking.


Rocky Mountain Research Station
322 East Front Street
Suite 401
Boise, ID 83702
Phone (208) 373-4340
FAX (208) 373-4391

Get Directions to the Idaho Water Center



Visiting Boise:

HotelsPlease contact the hotel for current and updated information. This list is provided for convince for Lab visitors and may not be up to date. Inclusion in external links or this list or does not imply endorsement.

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More complete List of Boise Hotels


List of Hotels near the Idaho Water Center:

Courtyard by Marriott - Boise Downtown

This is the nearest hotel to the Lab; but further from other walking distance activities.

Cost: call for pricing and rates

Rooms: 162
Type: Hotels
Location: Boise Downtown, across from the Idaho Water Center
Phone: (208) 331-2700; (800) 321-2211
Fax: (208) 331-3296

Hampton Inn & Suites Boise-Downtown

Close to downtown Boise, the Idaho Water Center, and convention center

Cost: Will honor government rate

Rooms: 186

Location:495 S Capitol Blvd.


Fax: 208-331-1903

SpringHill Suites Boise ParkCenter by Marriott

On ParkCenter Blvd - a 5 minute drive to the Idaho Water Center; includes complimentary shuttle and complimentary hot breakfast.

Cost: $ will honor government rate

Rooms: 230 suites  

Location: Park Center/BSU
Address: 424 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise, ID 83706
Phone: 208-342-1044

Fax: 208-342-2763

Grove Hotel

Located in the heart of downtown Boise and the Idaho Water Center;

Cost: $94 “government rate”

availability depends on dates


Rooms: 250 (with 25 suites)  

Location: Downtown
Address: 245 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 472-8000
Fax: 208-333-8800

Idaho Heritage Inn 

Located behind the Idaho Water Center on West Idaho Street

Cost: Starting at $75 (see website)
Location: Downtown
Address: 109 West Idaho St., Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 342-8445
Fax: 208-343-2325

Residence Inn by Marriott Boise Central


Close to Downtown, Boise State University and The Idaho Water Center

Complimentary Area Shuttle: Boise Airport, BSU, Downtown and The Idaho Water Center

Cost: Studio Suite $159.00 Penthouse Suite $189.00 [Will honor the Government Rate of $86.00 for the Studio Suite and $158.00 for the Penthouse Suite]


Meeting Room can accommodate up to 30 people

Rooms: 104

Location: Downtown

Address: 1401 South Lusk Avenue, Boise, ID 83706

Phone: 208-344-1200

Fax: 208-384-5354


Government Employees:

The current FY per diem rate for Boise is the standard rate - $147.00 per day for FY22


USDA Forest Service - RMRS - Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab
Last Modified:  Tuesday, 05 April 2022 at 09:58:14 CDT

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