Joplin Rd. at Phyllis Slough

Joplin Rd. at Phyllis Slough

Meridian, Idaho 83646

Tips for Birding

A good variety of waterfowl (Cinnamon Teal, Northern Shoveler, American Wigeon, Ring-necked Duck, Lesser Scaup, Bufflehead, and Common Goldeneye) during the winter and early spring. Wilson’s Snipe occur here during the spring and summer. Watch the skies for Northern Harrier and Swainson’s Hawk.

About this Location

DIRECTIONS: From Boise, I-84 W to Exit #42 (Ten Mile Rd); R at fork onto Ten Mile Rd for 0.7 mi; L on Franklin Rd for 3 mi; R onto Star Rd for 4.5 mi; R on Joplin Rd.


  • Roadside viewing

  • Restrooms on site

  • Entrance fee

Content from Idaho Birding Trail

Last updated December 7, 2023