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Flatirons, Boulder

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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. Arrange to visit Flatirons and other attractions in Boulder using our Boulder tour planner.
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  • The Flatirons are a series of rock slabs defining the front of the foothills on the western edge of Boulder. They are distinct and visible from a long distance and have become the symbol of Boulder wi...  more »
  • Considering how flat everywhere is outside of Boulder, the Flatirons were a welcomed sight. We did a short hike, 2.6 miles, as recommended by the park ranger. It took us just to the base of Flatiron #...  more »
  • The dogs run wild and there are thousands of people; just like the mall at christmas time. Advice: Choose a differnt trail; Boulder has many!  more »