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An alround fabulous experience

Amazing view, we booked for 6.30 a little early for us yes but this enabled us to see the view in... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
KarenFrench2016
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Ashford, United Kingdom
Winding drive

If you've never been to the mountains, you will be impressed by the views, however if you are... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2016
kelseyafrost
via mobile
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Located close to downtown Boulder, this mountain offers climbing and hiking trails with sweeping views of the city.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“winding road” (6 reviews)
“hairpin turns” (5 reviews)
“artist point” (4 reviews)
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Boulder, CO
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+1 303-441-3440

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Amazing view, we booked for 6.30 a little early for us yes but this enabled us to see the view in daylight, twilight and at night. The food was very tasty, maybe a little more vegetarian selection might have been good for one of us...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

If you've never been to the mountains, you will be impressed by the views, however if you are looking for truly spectacular views I would suggest Rock Mountain National Park instead. One pro is that you can easily drive up, so if you're just interested...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Looking for a gorgeous view and photo op? Just go. Winding, fun roads to drive on and plenty of stopping areas for pictures. Even precious wildlife if you're lucky.

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

My husband had been to the top of this mountain 40 years ago and wanted to travel down memory lane, so up we went. I'm so glad he showed me this beautiful place. The ride up on the narrow winding road is lovely. Not a...More

Thank barbaragwen270
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

This was the first place that my supervisor for my summer internship took me during my first summer in Boulder. I've since taken many other visiting friends up here to see the beautiful views of Boulder and the Front Range. It's a lovely place for...More

Thank Elizabeth M
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Stop at the supermarket deli or make your own lunch, there are several places to pullover and park. Walk around and smell the pines. The night lights of the city are fantastic, and, if possible, time your trip to the full moon! The moon coming...More

Thank AndraYo
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

A short drive from the center of Boulder, this park has magnificent views, quiet, meditative trails, sweet spots to picnic and relax.

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

The Flagstaff road runs from magical Boulder to the unique geology of Coal Creek Canyon. A ways up Flagstaff, past the restaurant of the same name(world class dining), there is a turn off; a large parking area. Park, and for a very short walk, the...More

Thank William S
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Flagstaff mountain is a short, beautiful 20 minute drive up from Boulder. This is definitely worth a visit for the view. I loved the view so much that I chose the Sunrise Amphitheater as my wedding ceremony location. My guests were all blown away by...More

Thank chouchou007
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is a great place to see scenic views for miles around, and down into Boulder. Also, there are photo opportunities everywhere. Worth taking the time to check it out for sure.

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SJRODDICK
26 February 2018|
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Response from Joel C |
Absolutely. It not a long drive out of Boulder at all. It is at max 15 because if the two lane road. Very easy drive a worth it. It is a quick ride and hike if you don’t have a lot of time. You will really like it. Take... More
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kmac12312017
2 March 2017|
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Response from J R | Reviewed this property |
I was there a week or so ago and there were just tiny patches of snow here and there. The road up there is very windy and steep in spots, but we didn't have any problem in our rental sedan. Our biggest concern were the... More
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