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Address: Boulder, CO
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+1 303-441-3440
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Located close to downtown Boulder, this mountain offers climbing and hiking...

Located close to downtown Boulder, this mountain offers climbing and hiking trails with sweeping views of the city.

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Best experience for celebrating a special occasion

This restaurants knows how to make your special occasion memorable. Top notch customer service. Food was amazing.

Reviewed 28 May 2016
Shelleen M
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

This restaurants knows how to make your special occasion memorable. Top notch customer service. Food was amazing.

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Suwon, South Korea
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377 reviews
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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a nice walk especially in the fall when the weather isn't hot Flagstaff is the place to go! You can view beautiful Boulder from atop and there are really good hiking trails for intermediate to Advanced hikers are the slow-paced beginner hikers there are many great trails. If you own a dog this is a place... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
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31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Not very far drive from Boulder, easy paved road. Limited parking. Dogs allowed on leash on trails. Beautiful views of the cities below the mountains! Breathtaking! Beware of no parking between 11pm-5am, just incase anyone wanted to know! There are several different trail heads along the road! This place is amazing!

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36 reviews
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

For sure worth the drive. The views are outstanding and the hiking is great. Just a short drive from Boulder. Take the time to add this into your next trip!

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s'gravenhage
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37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016

After a short drive up mountain, you reach the Flagstaf house. Were you have : Good food, Good wine, Good view! Depending on the weather you can eat inside and out side overlooking the mountains or valley

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Thank edwin1965
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110 reviews
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Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

This is a really nice drive with lots of scenic views. The road to the summit was closed when we drove up, so we just parked and walked up the rest of the way. There is a better view if you drive past the summit to the pull off called Lost Gulch. It looks west/northwest and it's just mountains for... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

Just past University of Colorado, Boulder, the road climbs steeply to the summit of Flagstaff Mountain. On the way, plenty of areas to pull over for scenic vistas, short hikes or to "boulder" on the boulders and out-croppings. Great drive or very vigorous bike ride to the summit; from their the view is amazing.

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Boulder, CO
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114 reviews
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

The Range View/Ute Trail at the summit is a short, easy 1.2 mile loop that provides views of the Front Range mountains as well as the city of Boulder. I prefer to hike it clockwise, starting on Range View and returning on Ute. (An early reward of the mountain views.) Parking can be tight so go early in the morning... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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347 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016

This is my favorite place to go in Boulder for a peaceful retreat type getaway. Wonderful trails, nice picnic tables scattered throughout with stunning views, huge pavilions for groups, plenty of parking, a wonderful amphitheater, ranger station, and my favorite spot--Artist Point. I can spend hours here just soaking it all in and re-centering myself.

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Clearwater, FL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I am married to a photographer. We went in search of subject matter. Great views to say the least. But also tripped across some wildlife. Probably saw 25-30 wild turkeys and an equal amount of deer. Heard a fast moving river but icy roads made us turn our rental car around.

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