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Posts Tagged With ‘ mountains ’


The Ultimate Guide to Hiking in Boulder

May 21st, 2024

When it comes to outdoor adventures, few places rival the breathtaking landscapes and diverse trails found in Boulder, Colorado. Whether you’re an avid hiker or just looking to explore the great outdoors, Boulder offers an array of hiking options that cater to all skill levels. From challenging ascents to leisurely nature walks, there’s a trail for everyone in this outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. Chautauqua Park: A Hiker’s Haven Nestled at the base of the iconic Flatirons, Chautauqua Park is a must-visit destination for hikers of all abilities. The park boasts a network of well-maintained... Read More

Boulder’s Hidden Fishing Havens: Top Secret Spots

May 10th, 2024

Boulder, Colorado, is not only known for its stunning natural landscapes and outdoor recreational opportunities, but it also offers some of the best fishing spots in the state. Whether you’re a seasoned angler or a novice fisherman, Boulder has a variety of hidden gem fishing spots that are sure to impress. In this article, we’ll uncover the top 5 hidden gem fishing spots in Boulder, Colorado, and why they are worth exploring for the best fishing experience. Eldorado Canyon State Park Eldorado Canyon State Park, located just south of Boulder, is a picturesque haven for fishing enthusiasts.... Read More

A Boulder Native’s Fresh Find: Eagle-Shaped Rock on Homestead Trail

May 5th, 2024

As a longtime Boulder native and an avid lover of our sprawling natural landscapes, I’ve traversed the Homestead and Mesa Trail Loop in Eldorado Springs countless times. Each journey brings its own unique beauty, but a recent hike offered me a truly extraordinary sight that I had somehow missed all these years. Tucked amidst the majestic Flatirons, known for their striking and imposing shapes, I spotted something new—an incredible rock formation resembling an eagle, poised as if surveying the land. This eagle-shaped sentinel, carved by nature’s own artistic hand, seemed to embody... Read More

Chasing the Perfect Sunset: Uncovering the Magic of Boulder’s Sky

May 1st, 2024

Boulder, Colorado, is a place of natural beauty and wonder, and one of its most breathtaking spectacles is the daily display of vivid, colorful sunsets. The city’s unique position at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains provides the perfect backdrop for nature’s evening performance, making Boulder Colorado sunsets some of the best in the state. Let’s delve into the enchanting world of Boulder sunsets and uncover the magic they hold. The Art of Boulder Sunsets Witnessing a Boulder sunset is like watching a masterpiece unfold before your eyes. As the sun descends behind the silhouette... Read More

Blending Realms: The Artistic Journey of Boulder’s Lenny Lensworth Frieling

April 24th, 2024

  Lensworth Photo-All pictures in this article are done by Lensworth.    Abstraction of Restored Antique Tractor at the Yearly Longmont (287) Dougherty Farm Yesteryear Show The farm show presents everything from Blacksmiths and Fiber Spinners, Weavers and Knitters to Steam Powered Log Splitters and restored tractors                                                                             Personal Lake Muse, Waneka Lake, Reflected Trees This is an example of Waneka Lake and Reflection with MAJOR use of saturation.... Read More

Boulder’s Blueprint for Happiness: What Makes It the Happiest City in the USA

April 23rd, 2024

Boulder, Colorado has gained a reputation as the happiest city in the country, and for good reason. The city’s unique blend of outdoor activities, cultural richness, and community engagement has created an environment where residents thrive. In this article, we will explore the factors that contribute to Boulder’s status as the happiest city in the country, shedding light on the science behind its undeniable appeal. The Great Outdoors and Physical Well-Being One of the key factors contributing to Boulder’s happiness is its unparalleled access to the great outdoors. Nestled at... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Spring Fishing Edition

April 12th, 2024

Nestled in the picturesque landscapes of Colorado, Boulder is a haven for fishing enthusiasts, particularly in the spring when the snowmelt runoff enhances the fishing experience. Boulder Creek, a prominent spot in this vibrant city, offers an exceptional setting for anglers and nature lovers alike. As winter recedes and the snow begins to melt, Boulder’s streams and rivers come alive, brimming with clear, cold water. This seasonal change not only revitalizes the local ecosystem but also stimulates aquatic life, making spring the optimal time for fishing. The runoff increases water flow and... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Pic of the Day!

April 9th, 2024

In the vibrant climbing community of Boulder, Colorado, renowned globally for its exceptional climbing spots, a mother and her daughter embody the spirit of adventure that permeates this picturesque location. Starting from a tender age, children in Boulder are introduced to the thrill of climbing, emboldened by the towering, rugged formations that surround them. This mother-daughter duo, scaling the rocks together, represents not just the physical challenge of bouldering but also the deep bond and shared passion that climbing cultivates. Boulder, with its vast array of climbing routes, serves... Read More

Boulder Creek Springs to Life: Students Celebrate Spring Break with a Unique Hot Tubbing Experience

March 29th, 2024

Faces of Boulder: Moonlit Glacier Water Celebration In the latest Faces of Boulder edition, the community’s spirit shines brightly under a full moon, embracing the spring season with a beloved hot tubbing event along Boulder Creek. This gathering highlights the exceptional clarity and chill of the glacial runoff waters from the Rockies, offering a unique, natural spa experience. With the backdrop of the mountains and the sound of rushing water, students and locals alike shared in the joy and unity that only such a pristine setting can foster. This spring celebration, illuminated by moonlight... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Pic of the Day!

March 24th, 2024

In this Faces of Boulder: Yoga Edition, we feature a Boulderite whose yoga practice captures the essence of outdoor serenity. Positioned on a tree stump amidst the natural beauty of a perfect Boulder day, she flows seamlessly through her poses. Surrounded by the calming sounds of the wilderness, she delves deep into a state of inner peace. This moment showcases the harmony between yoga and nature, reflecting the soulful connection to the world around her and the tranquility within.  Read More