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Boulder Creek Path

 2.6 (11)

8.2 Miles 13.3 Kilometers


Paved Path

53' 16 m

Ascent

-559' -170 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

10%

Max Grade (6°)

5,741' 1,750 m

High

5,193' 1,583 m

Low

Shared By Michael Ahnemann

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All Clear 12 days ago
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A connector to Betasso from town in the summer, or a fun snow ride in the winter!

Michael Ahnemann

Dogs Unknown

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Description

The Boulder Creek Path is part of an extensive paved bike path system in and around Boulder. It follows boulder creek all the way from the eastern reaches of Boulder to the base of Four-mile Canyon. After Eben G Fine park heading west, the path starts climbing alongside Boulder Canyon Rd. (119) and quickly turns to dirt.

The path eventually dead-ends at the edge of Boulder Canyon Rd. and you can then ride a short section of road to get to the Betasso Link Trail. In the summer, this provides a nice way to ride Betasso from town.

In the winter, the paved part of the path is maintained by the city and cleared of snow, but the dirt section is generally snow-covered. It's heavily trafficked by runners, hikers, and bikers, so it's usually hard-packed snow that's rideable with regular mountain bike tires. A fun way to get out and ride when all the other MTB trails are snowy and off-limits!

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Jul 11, 2018
Karim Bekka
Jul 10, 2018
Karim Bekka
Jul 8, 2018
Paul Billings
Rode from Valmont Park - a great causal ride. Lots of traffic, so don't expect any Strava medals. 14.8mi — 1h 40m
Mar 15, 2018
Victor Ortenberg
Mar 11, 2018
Jesus Perez
Feb 16, 2018
Sean Casselberry
8.2mi
Aug 2, 2017
Nate Varns
Apr 3, 2017
Mikhaila Redovian
Pleasant!

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  2.6 from 11 votes

#3

in Boulder

#13929

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#3

in Boulder

#1,420

in Colorado

#13,929

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