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Dream Canyon. Like Lasa, It’s There If You Can Find It. Boulder’s Best Kept Secret!

February 18th, 2024

We’ve all seen, marveled at, photographed and enjoyed Boulder Falls. On the North side of Boulder Canyon about 3/4 of the way up to Nederland, parking on the left, Falls on the right. But the water at the top must come from somewhere. Where does it come from? The magic of Dream Canyon holds the answer to the mystery. Guarded by hidden dirt roads, a virtually impassable cliff, 800 to 1000 foot canyon walls, and a well kept secret route, isolation continues to be almost a guarantee. There is no safe way that I know of to get up behind Boulder Falls from the Falls side of Boulder Creek. To get... Read More

Exciting Climbing Spots in Boulder

November 5th, 2023

Living in Boulder has countless benefits. There is a coffee shop, trail run, or climbing gym on every corner, but most importantly, the Front Range is littered with boulders and sport crags. If you’ve only got an afternoon to spend climbing, there are a handful of spots within a fifteen-minute drive or short hike. The list here is certainly not exhaustive, but these three locations have some great rock and quality lines. Flagstaff Flagstaff is an epicenter for bouldering. Some love it, some hate it, but if you are looking for roadside boulders, this is the place to go. The rough granite at... Read More

Boulder is home to some of the World’s Best climbing sites

October 27th, 2023

Boulder residents are nothing if not adventurous, and with a slew of jagged peaks, soaring canyons, and other beautiful natural features just begging to be conquered, rock climbing is a popular pastime. We found five great places to get in a killer climb for those adventurous spirits. 1.  Eldorado Canyon Eldorado Canyon, a state park just south of Boulder, offers hundreds of routes up 700-foot cliffs. Climb along south-facing routes in the springtime, and beat the heat in the summer by finding shaded routes. This park can get crowded on weekends, so go early to get your climb on! 2. The Flatirons You’ve... Read More

Boulder Rocks the Bouldering World – Best in the Nation

September 27th, 2023
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Nestled at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder, Colorado, has earned its reputation as one of the premier bouldering destinations in the United States. This vibrant city, known for its outdoor culture and stunning natural landscapes, offers climbers a unique and unparalleled experience. There are several compelling reasons why Boulder stands out as one of the best bouldering cities in the country. Scenic Beauty: Boulder’s natural beauty is a climber’s dream. The iconic Flatirons, colossal rock formations that dominate the skyline, offer breathtaking backdrops for bouldering... Read More

Favorite Climbing Spots in Boulder

May 29th, 2023

Boulder Colorado is a fantastic place for climbers due to its diverse range of climbing opportunities, from sport climbing to bouldering and traditional climbing. The region offers a challenging and exciting environment for climbers of all skill levels, with routes that vary in difficulty and style. One of the main reasons that Boulder is such a popular climbing destination is the abundance of high-quality rock formations. The region boasts some of the most impressive and varied rock formations in the world, including granite spires, sandstone cliffs, and boulder fields. One of the favorite climbing... Read More

Boulders Historic Alps Inn (Built 1870) on Market for $4.4 Million – 14 bd, 17 ba. -15,514 sqft

January 15th, 2022

38619 Boulder Canyon Dr. Boulder, Colorado, 80302 United States _________ The Alps Inn: The Alps Inn is a historically significant residence, hidden in the yawning canyons and situated right on Boulder Creek, ideally just 2.5 scenic miles from the heart of downtown Boulder. Use as your own private residence or continue as an Inn. On 12.3 acres in the most spectacular Colorado mountain setting with over 14,000 square feet of grand living spaces and 12 distinctive transient licensed rooms, plus a spacious 2 bedroom upstairs owners unit. On the market for the first time in 25 years.  Read More

Faces of Boulder – Pic of the Day!

June 26th, 2015

  Meet Fiona! She will be a freshman at the University of Colorado and recently spent some time hanging out in Boulder and getting a feel for the area. She will be studying hearing and speech sciences at CU and wants to help people who don’t have the ability to speak or hear. Fiona is also an adventurer and enjoys spending time and playing in the mountains whenever or where ever possible. She loves to explore, camp, backpack, and every now and again dangle over a raging river… Fiona is very excited to start school in the fall and to live in Boulder. It is such a cool town with... Read More