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Boulders Dog of the Day! – Avery Brewing Company – Boulder, CO

January 21st, 2022

It’s time to start getting back out on the trails. What better to venture into Boulder’s beautiful open spaces than with a furry friend. Boulder Open Spaces and Mountain Parks offers a sprawling 145 miles of trails to the avid hiker, and up to 90% of those trails are open to dogs. This includes the Chautauqua Meadow, Mt. Sanitas, NCAR trails, Bear Canyon, the Table Mesa Trails and much, much, more. But, before heading into the great outdoors with your pooch, don’t forget to bring a leash and some doggie bags. While the Open Spaces and Mountain Parks welcome dogs, it is your responsibility... Read More

Boulder’s World Famous Mushroom House ~Hollywood Movies Filmed Here! 3752 Wonderland Hill Ave

January 21st, 2022

The Mushroom house appeared  in Woody Allen’s 1973 film, “Sleeper.” The National Enquirer also featured it as a “weird house.” The Brenton House, also known as The Mushroom House, was designed by architect Charles Haertling in the Wonderland Hills subdivision in North Boulder. It’s called The Mushroom House for its unusual shape although perhaps it should be nicknamed The Barnacle House; it was inspired by barnacles that Haertling chipped from ships’ hulls when he was in the Navy. The house was built above a lake and has amazing views of both the water and the mountains, plus downtown... Read More

VIDEO: Large Mountain Lion, Coyotes, & Bobcats in Estes Park Caught on Camera

January 21st, 2022

https://www.eptrail.com/2021/03/05/video-of-the-week-incredible-footage-of-mountain-lions-coyotes-and-bobcats-in-estes-park/  Read More

Boulder Business CEO on CU’s Entrepreneurs Unplugged: Doug Campbell, Solid Power ~ 02/21/22 5:30pm – 7:15pm

January 21st, 2022

https://siliconflatirons.org/events/entrepreneurs-unplugged-douglas-campbell-solid-power/ Entrepreneurs Unplugged: Doug Campbell, Solid Power  Read More

Boulder, CO – Most Expensive Home ~ $13,750,000 – Elevator & Glassed Walled Office Overlooking Flatirons

January 21st, 2022

5 bd, 11,268 sqft ~ 333 Bellevue Dr, Boulder, CO 80302 _______________ Description: The Glass House is a sophisticated, modern estate, in a spectacular setting, offering 360-degree views, perched high above Boulder, beside the iconic Flatiron Mtns bordering Chautauqua Park. Meticulously crafted over 4 years, striking contemporary design artfully balances the warmth of exquisite natural materials w/ sleek cantilevered glass walls and stunning architecture featuring 11, 268 sq. ft. of living space, orchestrated in harmony w/rock outcroppings, gardens, terraces & rooftop deck. Private estate... Read More

6 Things You Shouldn’t Forget in Boulder

January 21st, 2022

It’s a town full of adventurers, foodies, and oh-so-trendy college kids. You’ll want to be in the know and prepared for anything. Here’s what you shouldn’t forget when you’re in Boulder: Reusable Bags. These puppies can save your life. Plastic bags are the cancer of environmentally-friendly cities everywhere, so more and more places are passing legislation that imposes 5 or 10-cent fees for having to use plastic or paper bags at the check-out. Plus, if you forget your reusable bags when you’re checking out at Whole Foods or Sprouts or Trader Joe’s, people will... Read More

Boulder’s Dog of the Day!

January 20th, 2022

It’s time to start getting back out on the trails. What better to venture into Boulder’s beautiful open spaces than with a furry friend. Boulder Open Spaces and Mountain Parks offers a sprawling 145 miles of trails to the avid hiker, and up to 90% of those trails are open to dogs. This includes the Chautauqua Meadow, Mt. Sanitas, NCAR trails, Bear Canyon, the Table Mesa Trails and much, much, more. But, before heading into the great outdoors with your pooch, don’t forget to bring a leash and some doggie bags. While the Open Spaces and Mountain Parks welcome dogs, it is your responsibility... Read More

Colorado’s Official State Dog?? You would NEVER Guess! (See Complete List of States)

January 20th, 2022

Here is Complete List of State Dogs: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._state_dogs Shelter dogs and cats are Colorado’s official state pet. Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill making the designation in 2013 _______________ Rescued puppies (credit: CBS)    Read More

Boulder, Colorado’s BEST Current EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT Calendar! Don’t Miss Out!

January 20th, 2022
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Check out Boulder, Colorado’s best and most current event and entertainment calendar. Don’t miss out on any of Boulder County’s best events: https://aboutboulder.com/events/    Read More

Boulder Photographer Shares Her 6 BEST Locations for Photos – Hidden Gems!

January 20th, 2022

Local Boulder Photographer Ashlee Burke has some great locations for your next photo shoot. Boulder’s most famous and requested location for photos is Chautauqua Park. Don’t get me wrong, Chautauqua is absolutely beautiful! AND there are so many hidden gems that often get overlooked. Coot Lake is one location that never disappoints especially during the Fall. It has endless options; the lake, boardwalks, open fields, big beautiful cottonwood trees and places for kids to play and just be kids. Here are a few of my favorite overlooked locations that I love for family photo sessions. Walden Ponds Wonderland... Read More

Boulder’s Dogs of the Day Pic! Friends for Life!

January 19th, 2022

Colorado is frequently ranked high on lists of the most dog-friendly places. Denver has gotten positive feedback for its overall dog-friendliness, including rankings on the dog-centric community website Rover and financial consulting company SmartAsset. Match.com ranked Colorado as the number one dog loving state. Spending quality time with pets, specifically dogs, provides humans with companionship and can improve health. From a physiological standpoint, being with your dog can release feel-good hormones such as serotonin and oxytocin that elevate your mood. There are also other ways in which... Read More

Most Affordable Condo in Boulder, CO – $182K – 2 bd 847 sqft / 4658 13th St, Boulder, CO 80304

January 19th, 2022

Description: Quaint two bedroom, one bath located in the desirable North Boulder NOBO neighborhood. This west facing condo is close to parks, restaurants, shopping, trails and bus route. Just minutes from Pearl St! Interior features include an open floor plan, nice kitchen, maple cabinets, dishwasher and washer/dryer hookup. The front patio offers enough space for outdoor furniture and flower pots. You will have a reserved parking spot. City of Boulder Affordable Housing program. Selection dateThursday, January 27, 2022. Showings allowed 1/3/22 and 1/23/22 https://www.trulia.com/p/co/boulder/4658-13th-st-boulder-co-80304–1041838003  Read More

Giant Cat Looks Set to Break World Record after Weighing in at 27.5lb!

January 19th, 2022

Maine Coon weighs 12.5kg (27.5lb) Kefir is only 22 months, located in Stary Oskol, Russia.  Maine Coon cats do not reach full physical maturation until they are about 4-5 years old. The accepted size standard for the breed ranges between 11-25lbs, with the males being larger than the females. This breed grows at double the rate of other domestic cats. They can easily gain 2 pounds per month during their growing cycle.  The standards are 15-25lbs for males and 11-20 pounds for females. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maine_Coon _______________ Photo Credit: SWNS South West News Service  Read More

Boulders Pic of the Day! Phil Huff & his Dog & Best Friend Tuff Huff Having Coffee Together!

January 18th, 2022

Longtime Boulder, Colorado resident Phil Huff with his loyal companion and best friend Tuff Huff. They are having morning coffee together at Aperitivo in Gunbarrel.  Tuff is the Official Mayor of Aperitivo!  Read More

Boulder Real Estate! – Home for Sale Next to Mork & Mindys Famous ALIEN Boulder Home! $5,750,000 -5 bd 5,888 sqft – 1507 Pine St, Boulder, CO 80302

January 18th, 2022

Description: AUCTION: Bid Jan. 25-31. Currently Offered for $5.75M. No Reserve. Showings Daily 1-4PM & by Appt. Open a window through history in this spectacular multi-generational masterpiece, a true Colorado Landmark in the heart of Boulder. Built in 1882 and meticulously restored 139 years later, this manor is a perfect marriage of historic charm and modern luxury. Open the front door to soaring ceilings and an ornate staircase inviting you to explore upstairs. Discover the grand 3-bedroom 1st floor apartment, with its breathtaking gourmet kitchen and formal dining room ideal for hosting... Read More

Featured Colorado Animals of the Day Pics! – Wolf LOVE at their Sanctuary!

January 17th, 2022

Wolf Sanctuary: https://wolfsanctuary.co/ You can check out Dex’s amazing work here: https://indevisual.co/photography/wildlife/   Photo Credits: Dex Ballard  Read More

Where was Boulder’s Dushanbe Teahouse Made?

January 17th, 2022

One of the most common pieces of advice a Boulderite will give to a new resident is “Go check out the Dushanbe Teahouse,” but what’s so special about a teahouse? Well, ours was handcrafted in Tajikistan during the Cold War, and kindly shipped by our sister city of Dushanbe. The rebuilding of the teahouse in Boulder was an awesome accomplishment which nearly did not happen. The idea of a sister city or twin town developed from the Cold War following WWII. The point was to form legal and social bonds between disparate cultures, and even promote relationships between former enemies.... Read More

Boulder Skyline Traverse!

January 17th, 2022

Boulder, CO, often known as the Boulder Bubble, is a magical place. It is a place where hipsters, bros, and outdoor enthusiasts gather. There are likely just as many yoga studios as there are dispensaries, hiking trails often appear in the middle of neighborhoods, and you can witness people biking to work in the middle of a snowstorm. The ambiance is so strong it is almost visible, and what better way to view the Bubble than from five separate peaks that make up the Skyline Traverse. In one very long day, you can summit Mount Sanitas, Flagstaff Mountain, Green Mountain, Bear Peak, and South Boulder... Read More

Flying Deer VIDEO SHOCKS the Social Media World with Views! World RECORD Deer jump!

January 17th, 2022

A jaw-dropping video of the gravity-defying feat currently boasts over 85,000 views on Twitter as of Monday morning. “And the gold medal for long & high jump goes to…..” reads the caption to the high-flying footage, which was shared Friday to the Twitter account of India-based environmental NGO WildLense Eco Foundation. In the exhilarating slow-motion clip, a spotted deer can be seen emerging from a river and jumping effortlessly across a dirt path. During the incredible soaring leap, the ungulate glides through the air at approximately the height of a person as if suspended by wires.   Twitter/WildLense... Read More

Martin Luther King Jr. ~ 7 Fun & Fascinating Facts!

January 17th, 2022

Here are 7 Fun and Fascinating Facts on Martin Luther King Jr: 1 – Gandhi inspired Martin Luther King Jr.’s non-violence philosophy. 2 – He was not a singer but Martin Luther King Jr. won a Grammy Award. 3 – Martin Luther King Jr. was a Star Trek Fan. 4 – Martin Luther King Jr. took his wife to a funeral parlor for their honeymoon. 5 – There are over 700 streets across the US that are named after Martin Luther King Jr. 6 – Martin Luther King Jr was the child of a schoolteacher and a pastor. 7 – Martin Luther King Jr.’s methods of advocating... Read More