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Boulder Creek Path

parallels Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80302
+1 303-441-3200
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Friendly walk

This want to do block through the middle of Boulder is relaxing but does require you to To say... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GIS_Traveler
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Tucson
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Great run into the flat irons.

Beautiful, picturesque run into the mountains. Very well maintained. You run along the creek all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sixonthego_50
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Chicago, Illinois
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This paved 7.5-mile path for walkers, bikers and skaters leads from Boulder proper into the mountains, winding its way along Boulder Creek, a large park and a playground.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“inner tubes” (5 reviews)
“rent a bike” (11 reviews)
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parallels Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80302
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+1 303-441-3200
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This want to do block through the middle of Boulder is relaxing but does require you to To say hired to lots of people along the way.

Thank GIS_Traveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful, picturesque run into the mountains. Very well maintained. You run along the creek all the way up the mountains. We saw deer and lots of beautiful scenery.

Thank Sixonthego_50
Reviewed 1 week ago

Boulder has a number of Creek Paths that are paved and wide enough for bikes and pedestrians. Boulder Creek Path extends from West to East, much of it is shady and grade is easy.

Thank Pat_80303
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Snarfs, and the other locations are great Boulder Places to see and visit. You can't get a better sandwich than Snarfs. Breakfast at Snooze is the best. Very unique items. Just don't like the lines.

Thank Kenny P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s been a while since we were here and they are working an preventing flood erosion along the banks. It will be really nice when it is finished. Most of it is done and is very well planned. Once through the construction section the trail...More

Thank palmpirate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can be overly crowed on weekends in the downtown area. Also the aroma of the bums camping and crapping along the river's edge can be disconcerting. Watch out for the speeding bikes or the slow walkers as well. City fails to address the increasing issues...More

Thank SouthLava
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took this path west to its end from about sixth street, then the other direction for a few miles and back. The path is in good condition, traffic was light for a Sunday, and the grade is fairly constant and not difficult.

Thank traveler7440
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a walk or an an evening stroll. Lots of scenic bridges and gardens along the route. Highly recommended!

Thank josuedlt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoy nature in Boulder before tackling the more difficult hiking trails. After breakfast we choose to walk back to our hotel before hiking the Flat Iron trails.

Thank grannyr0sie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed walking to town on the Boulder Creek Path, which sure enough goes right next to the Boulder Creek. So many interesting parks and activities along the path. Location(s) are well-labelled. Full of activity and people. Great path!

Thank camn21252
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Heather A
18 March 2017|
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Response from Carolinedow | Reviewed this property |
I only recall one fountain on the path. Most people carry their own bottled water or fill up a bottle with water. This is important if you're coming from low altitude. The climate is semi-arid and the altitude around 6,000... More
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happycampfamily
7 March 2015|
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Response from Rick B | Reviewed this property |
Bike use it, so I would think scooters would be okay unless they are motorized.
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