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Boulder Canyon Trail
Boulder Canyon Trail

Boulder Canyon Trail

The Boulder Canyon Trail is open, including the new section from Fourmile Canyon Dr. to Chapman Dr.

The Boulder Canyon Trail is a 2.6 mile trail that follows along Boulder Creek. The trail connects with the Boulder Creek Path into Boulder.

Trails
Boulder Canyon TrailHiking Allowed Dogs Allowed Bikes Allowed E-bikes Prohibited Horses Allowed
2.6 miles – Easy

Boulder Canyon Trail Map

Parking Areas

There are several informal parking areas located along CO 119/Boulder Canyon Drive.

Boulder Creek Path

The Boulder Canyon Trail connects with the Boulder Creek Path that is managed by the City of Boulder.

Trail Extensions

Boulder County Transportation, in partnership with the City of Boulder and Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), extended the Boulder Canyon Trail further west along CO 119/Boulder Canyon Drive. CDOT completed the work as part of the reconstruction of CO 119 between Boulder and Nederland.

The extension results in a 10-foot wide trail from the current terminus near Fourmile Canyon Drive west to Chapman Drive adding two new bike-friendly tunnels under the highway and approximately 3,500 feet of length to the trail. The trail extension improves safety for cyclists, pedestrians and motor vehicles traveling in Boulder Canyon.

Boulder Canyon Trail Area

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