Roger Rosentreter & Ann Debolt have created an outdoor oasis in Southeast Boise, with an emphasis on native plants and natural outdoor living. Photographed June, 2013.
Running back Devin Demas cools down on the first day of practice for Boise State's newcomers and select veterans on Monday afternoon August 5, 2013.
Kiri Albrecht, 18, Boise and Annie Nelsen, 20, Boise, escalate a water fight at the The Grove fountain in downtown Boise Friday March 29, 2013.
JUNE 16: A young couple bump paddle boards for a quick kiss while floating the Boise River in Boise.
Customers at the Red Feather Lounge Saturday June 2, 2012.
Boise resident Zach Hill battles a wave at the Boise River Park while using a whitewater surf kayak. The park is attracting people. Businesses will follow.
Matthew Weatherley-White, from Boise, walks his two dogs, Moji and Woodreff on-leash behind Camels Back Park in 2010.
Kallie Featherstone, 4, from Boise, cools off in the fountain at Ann Morrison Park in July 2010.
Boise High School football takes a water break during practice in August, 2011.
Idaho River Sports employees Pam Tucker and Lauren McLeod test out stand up paddleboards during a break from work on Saturday August 31, 2013.
Crowds enjoy beautiful weather while playing in the Grove Plaza fountain during the opening of Alive After 5 concert series in Boise on Wednesday June 13, 2013.
Groves of lupine can be found in the Boise Foothills in the spring
Rachel Reichert and her dog Watson stroll across Camel's Back Park in search of shade and a quiet place to hang out and drink coffee in July 2012.
Katherine Jones / Idaho Statesma
Kayakers paddle down the Boise River near the ParkCenter Bridge in August 2012 as temperatures were expected to reach the upper 90s.
Fans get some relief from the heat courtesy of Lucky Tha DJ from 103.3 KISS-FM during the second-annual Boise Music Festival featuring Sugar Ray, Hammer, and Joan Jett at Ann Morrison Park on Saturday July 23rd, 2011.
Joe Jaszewski / Idaho Statesman
Eight-year-old Hayden Bauer cools himself off with a combination fan and water bottle after finishing with soccer camp at Sunset Park in Boise in July 2012.