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Faces of Boulder ~ Pic of the Day!

September 27th, 2022

The Pearl Street Mall is a major tourist attraction in Boulder, as well as a favorite hangout for students at the adjacent University of Colorado Boulder. Locally owned companies coexist with national chain retailers and eateries at the mall.  It’s also where a lot of Boulder’s nightlife happens. Several street performers, including musicians, perform on Pearl Street Mall during the summer months. The Pearl Street Mall is lined with public art, including fountains and sculptures, as well as a sandbox for kids, a stylized map of Boulder County, and a number of tiny gardens with a variety... Read More

Outdoor Pic of the Day – Pearl Street Mall

September 1st, 2022

A bass player balancing on his cello while playing on Pearl Street Mall. photo credit: Mikey Kahn  Read More

Outdoor pic of the Day – Boulder Flatirons

August 26th, 2022

The Flatirons are a group of rock formations in the western United States, in Boulder, Colorado, that are made up of flatirons and other irregular shapes. A group of five huge, numbered Flatirons may be found on the east slope of Green Mountain, running north to south from north to south. The phrase “The Flatirons” is sometimes used to refer to just these five Flatirons. photo credit: Mickey Kahn  Read More

Outdoor Pic of the Day – Couple crossing Boulder Creek

August 23rd, 2022

Boulder Creek is a popular summer recreation destination for tubing, fly fishing, and wading. On Memorial Day weekend, the annual Boulder Creek Festival, located along the creekside civic area between the library and Central Park, kicks off the summer season. A couple tiptoeing along the creek path. Photo Credit: Mikey Kahn    Read More

Outdoor Pic of the Day – CU from top of Flatirons

August 18th, 2022

  The CU campus taken from the top of the Flatirons. Photo Credit: Mikey Kahn    Read More

Outdoor Pic of the Day – Mallard on Boulder Creek

August 6th, 2022

Almost all domestic duck breeds have their origins in the Mallard (everything except the Muscovy Duck). Domestic ducks are abundant in city ponds and can be difficult to distinguish because they lack the white neck ring, have white on their chests, are completely dark, or have bizarrely formed crests on their heads. A duck attempting to dry itself off in a small pond off the creek. Photo credit: Mickey Kahn  Read More

Outdoor Pic of the Day – Chief Niwot “Curse of Boulder Valley”

June 19th, 2022

Chief Niwot (which means “Left Hand” in English) was a Southern Arapaho tribe leader who was born around 1825. He spent many winters in Boulder Valley, particularly at Valmont Butte, which is sacred to the Southern Arapaho. The Arapaho, Cheyenne, Crow, Sioux, Assiniboine, Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara nations signed the Treaty of Fort Laramie in 1851. In it, the US government accepted that much of the country between Oregon and the Rocky Mountains belonged to these tribes, and in exchange, the Native Americans agreed to let wagon trains of settlers and gold prospectors heading to California... Read More

Outdoor Pic of the Day – Lakes Above Boulder

June 7th, 2022

Photo by Brad Fagan.  Read More

Picture of the day

March 30th, 2018

Summer nature. To see full picture, please click on the date. Photo by Brad Fagan.  Read More

Pic of the Day

March 10th, 2018

Quiet day by the lake. To see full picture, please click on the date. Photo by Brad Fagan.  Read More

Pic of the Day

March 9th, 2018

Glorious view of the mansion. To see full picture, please click on the date. Photo by Brad Fagan.    Read More

03-09-2018

March 8th, 2018

Gorgeous Boulder mountain view. To see full picture, please click on the date. Photo by Brad Fagan.  Read More

03-08-2018

March 7th, 2018

Gorgeous Boulder mountain view. To see full picture, please click on the date. Photo by Brad Fagan.  Read More

03-07-2018

March 6th, 2018

Biker at Valmont Bike Park. To see full picture, please click on the date. Photo by Brad Fagan  Read More

03-05-2018

March 4th, 2018

At the edge of town – Photo by Hagen Hamilton  Read More

03-04-2018

March 3rd, 2018

Photo By Hagen Hamilton  Read More

03-03-2018

March 2nd, 2018

Within Chautauqua – Photo by Hagen Hamilton  Read More

02-26-2017

February 25th, 2018

Gorgeous view of Boulder wilderness. To see full picture, please click on the date. Photo by Brad Fagan.  Read More

02-25-2018

February 24th, 2018

Beautiful back view of the Flatirons. To see full picture, please click on the date. Photo by Brad Fagan.  Read More

02-22-2018

February 21st, 2018

Photo by Bronwen Kalmes.  Read More