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  1. This is a historic neighborhood in the north end of Boise. It is a very desirable part of town and runs right into the foothills just north of Boise. Inhabitants of the "Northend" (northenders) tend to be liberal and have a rich appreciation for the outdoor lifestyle. Posted by: bro76 on Apr 24, 2008 (2) (0)
  2. Just outside of the beautiful North End is Downtown Boise, full of character and great boutiques. Just to mention a few...Shoe Fetish, Barbra Barbra Co., Ishi, Belle, Syringas, Fancy Pants, The green leaf, and many many more. Posted by: breeirwin on Jul 12, 2008 (1) (0)
  3. To quote an anonymous Idaho state legislator, the nickname for Northend area of Boise is "The Whine and Cheese" district. Posted by: eaglenestid on Jul 18, 2008 (0) (0)
  4. From the top of 'Camel's Back' [a nearby park rested up against a foothill] the NorthEnd is really a sea of green trees, which gives truth to our name "The City of Trees". The NorthEnd streets are in a grid plan with numbered streets running north/south and named streets west/east. Posted by: mulodicflux on Jul 12, 2008 (1) (1)
washington & 11th
washington & 11th
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Shoe Fetish, 310 N. 9th on the corner of Bannock.
Shoe Fetish, 310 N. 9th on the corner of Bannock.
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