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Flatirons, Boulder

4.7
#1 of 26 in Outdoors in Boulder
The trails of Flatirons deliver views of the city skyline and mountains. They range from fairly easy to challenging, and many are wheelchair-accessible and open to horseback riding. Bikes are allowed on certain trails, picnic facilities are available throughout the area, and restrooms are located at the trailhead. Parking is available for a fee, and you'll find bus connections close to the trailhead. Look for coyotes, songbirds, mule deer, and other wildlife. Bring water and snacks to keep yourself fueled. Put Flatirons and other Boulder attractions into our Boulder online vacation planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • The Flatirons are just beautiful. The hiking is great and I think a good workout. Lots of trails to choose from, gorgeous vistas, very friendly people. Parking can be a tad challenging on the...  more »
  • Spent the day out here hiking around, there are some great areas "off the beaten path" to choose from too. Plan to spend 4 hours there.  more »
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  • 1st/2nd flatiron trail is closed Monday - Thursday 8am-4:30pm until Fall for repairs. The flatiron loop trail is still open.
  • The views here are absolutely STUNNING. Great for camping , hiking or just taking photos
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