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A laid-back lifestyle, breathtaking views of the Flatirons and Rocky Mountains and celebrated culinary offerings are just a few reasons that make Boulder one of Colorado’s most beloved cities.

Nestled Between the Mountains and Reality

What to Expect in Boulder Right Now

Choose from a superb lineup of outdoor adventures, from hiking and mountain and road biking to stand-up paddleboarding and rock climbing. Designated “America’s Foodiest Town” by Bon Appétit, Boulder teems with critically acclaimed restaurants — many of which serve up dishes featuring meat and produce sourced from Boulder County’s hundreds of farms.

The energetic community also has a vibrant downtown and shopping districts that bustle with inviting locally owned businesses and a bounty of crowd-pleasing family attractions.

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Things to Do with Kids

Boulder Hiking Guide

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A couple views the Flatirons from a trail
The Top Things to Do in Boulder

Where to start? You'll want to make time during your stay for these top things ...

Hot chocolate sippin’ with three kids on Pearl Street
Things to Do with Kids in Boulder: Ideas by Age

Bringing the kids to Boulder? Maybe you have tiny toddlers, tots or tweens. We’ve got ...

Snowy Winter Hike
A Guide to Boulder’s Flatirons

The Flatirons are the striking, slanted, reddish-brown sandstone formations that make up a portion of ...

Hot-Air Balloons Before Liftoff
10 Outdoor Adventures to Try in Boulder

If the awe-inspiring backdrop of the Rocky Mountains and the Flatirons didn’t give it away ...

StreetWise, a Mural by Gregg Deal
Boulder on a Budget: Free & Cheap Things to Do

Stretch your vacation dollars in Boulder with these money-saving things to do and wallet-friendly eateries.Stroll ...

Pearl Street’s West End storefronts in winter
A Guide to Pearl Street

A street lined with restaurants, shops and people watching, Pearl Street is the heart and ...

Browsing Peppercorn's kitchen and decor emporium
13 Uniquely Boulder Shops

Here’s a baker’s dozen of independent shops you can only find in Boulder.Boulder Book Store ...

A woman walks away from the Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse
2 Days in Boulder

Ready for a weekend escape? Experience the best of Boulder in just two days. Adventures ...

Rooftop mountain views from Corrida
9 Ways to Savor "America’s Foodiest Town"

Bon Appétit dubbed Boulder "America's Foodiest Town," citing its excellent restaurants, first-rate chefs and "community ...

Fall in Eldorado Canyon State Park
Scenic Drives from Boulder

Looking for a great fall drive for leaf-peeping, with golden aspens fluttering in the breeze ...

Nestled Between the Mountains and Reality

What to Expect in Boulder Right Now

Choose from a superb lineup of outdoor adventures, from hiking and mountain and road biking to stand-up paddleboarding and rock climbing. Designated “America’s Foodiest Town” by Bon Appétit, Boulder teems with critically acclaimed restaurants — many of which serve up dishes featuring meat and produce sourced from Boulder County’s hundreds of farms.

The energetic community also has a vibrant downtown and shopping districts that bustle with inviting locally owned businesses and a bounty of crowd-pleasing family attractions.

Order a Free Visitor Guide

Free Activities in Boulder

Things to Do with Kids

Boulder Hiking Guide

Sign up for News From Boulder

Visit Boulder

A laid-back lifestyle, breathtaking views of the Flatirons and Rocky Mountains and celebrated culinary offerings are just a few reasons that make Boulder one of Colorado’s most beloved cities.

A couple views the Flatirons from a trail
The Top Things to Do in Boulder

Where to start? You'll want to make time during your stay for these top things ...

Hot chocolate sippin’ with three kids on Pearl Street
Things to Do with Kids in Boulder: Ideas by Age

Bringing the kids to Boulder? Maybe you have tiny toddlers, tots or tweens. We’ve got ...

Snowy Winter Hike
A Guide to Boulder’s Flatirons

The Flatirons are the striking, slanted, reddish-brown sandstone formations that make up a portion of ...

Hot-Air Balloons Before Liftoff
10 Outdoor Adventures to Try in Boulder

If the awe-inspiring backdrop of the Rocky Mountains and the Flatirons didn’t give it away ...

StreetWise, a Mural by Gregg Deal
Boulder on a Budget: Free & Cheap Things to Do

Stretch your vacation dollars in Boulder with these money-saving things to do and wallet-friendly eateries.Stroll ...

Pearl Street’s West End storefronts in winter
A Guide to Pearl Street

A street lined with restaurants, shops and people watching, Pearl Street is the heart and ...

Browsing Peppercorn's kitchen and decor emporium
13 Uniquely Boulder Shops

Here’s a baker’s dozen of independent shops you can only find in Boulder.Boulder Book Store ...

A woman walks away from the Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse
2 Days in Boulder

Ready for a weekend escape? Experience the best of Boulder in just two days. Adventures ...

Rooftop mountain views from Corrida
9 Ways to Savor "America’s Foodiest Town"

Bon Appétit dubbed Boulder "America's Foodiest Town," citing its excellent restaurants, first-rate chefs and "community ...

Fall in Eldorado Canyon State Park
Scenic Drives from Boulder

Looking for a great fall drive for leaf-peeping, with golden aspens fluttering in the breeze ...