the flatirons in Boulder

Playing in Boulder

Most Boulder visitors come to play. Whether your passion is hiking or Shakespeare (or both!), Boulder will give you tons of options for fun.

rock climbing in Boulder CanyonFor outdoor lovers, Boulder offers miles of biking trails and hikes that range from easy to extreme. Rock climbers will savor the world-class lines of Eldorado Springs, as well as the myriad routes in the flatirons and Boulder Canyon. Local skiing can be found at Eldora near Nederland.

Art lovers will enjoy the Dairy Center and the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art. Yearly events include the Bolder Boulder 10K race and the Colorado Shakespeare festival. No matter what your pleasure is, you'll find plenty of opportunities to play in Boulder. For some fun options, select a category from the menu to the right.