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Flagstaff Mountain, Boulder

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Flagstaff Mountain is a foothill on the eastern flank of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 6983ft peak is located in Boulder Mountain Park, 5.6km southwest by west (bearing 239°) of downtown Boulder in Boulder County, Colorado, United States.
Flagstaff Mountain offers scenic day and night views of Boulder, Metropolitan Denver, and the surrounding mountains. There are hiking and bike trails, picnic areas, the Summit Nature Center, and an outdoor amphitheatre.
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  • Drive to the top to see amazing views of Boulder, the Flat Irons and snow capped mountains! Easy hike from parking area.  more »
  • On a recent trip to Denver for business, had only a couple of hours of down time, so wanted to get into the outdoors on a very nice Autumn day. With temps in the mid 60’s I couldn’t pass by the opport...  more »
  • Make sure to drive up to the top of Flagstaff Mountain and take in the breathtaking views of Boulder and beyond.  more »
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  • Nice quiet look outpoint with a nice view of the foothills.
  • You definitely need to hike this area. Beautiful scenery. Nice trails.
  • Went for a short hike here today for the first time. Expect to go back. Great views and loop options.
  • Love Flagstaff! so convenient right out Baseline Road in Boulder!
  • Hiked all the way up and down the other side. Didn't see very many people. It was a nice hike. We even saw some deer on the hike up. It's fairly steep in many areas so not really recommended for beginners.
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