Many services are available online while locations are closed due to COVID-19. Report Stay-at-Home Order violations on this form.

Resources have been compiled for those most impacted, and a call center is also available 8a-8p to answer questions at 720-776-0822.

Parks & Open Space

Parks & Open Space

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Parks & Trails Open — Shelters & Picnic Tables Closed

All parks, restrooms, and trails are open (except trails closed due to muddy conditions or seasonal wildlife closures).

Visitors must stay at least 6 feet away from people who are not in the same household and follow the COVID-19 Safety Tips.

All shelters and picnic tables are closed. All hikes and events have been canceled through April30. The Fairgrounds, CSU Extension office, and the Parks & Open Space building are closed to the public.

Please follow all rules and regulations and be safe. Rangers are issuing fines for violations.

Youth Corps Application Deadline Extended Until April 10

The application deadline for youth corpsmembers positions has been extended until April 10. Team Leader and Assistant Team Leader positions are open until filled.

Boulder Area Trails App

The Boulder Area Trails app provides access to trail information in and around Boulder County. The app includes 295 trailheads and 1,440 miles of trail from 12 different agencies.

Oil & Gas Development on Open Space

Boulder County is committed to protecting our open space from oil and gas development to the greatest extent possible.

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Parks & Open Space Mission

To conserve natural, cultural, and agricultural resources and provide public uses that reflect sound resource management and community values.

Parks & Open Space Goals

  1. To preserve rural lands and buffers.
  2. To preserve and restore natural resources for the benefit of the environment and the public.
  3. To provide public outreach, partnerships, and volunteer opportunities to increase awareness and appreciation of Boulder County’s open space.
  4. To protect, restore, and interpret cultural resources for the education and enjoyment of current and future generations.
  5. To provide quality recreational experiences while protecting open space resources.
  6. To promote and provide for sustainable agriculture in Boulder County for the natural, cultural, and economic values it provides.
  7. To develop human resources potential, employ sustainable and sound business practices, and pursue technological advancements.

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Parks & Open Space

303-678-6200
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Office Location
5201 St. Vrain Rd.
Longmont, CO 80503
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Office Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F

Parks are open sunrise to sunset

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