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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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The Boulder Star!

There is a large illuminated star from mid-November to early January. You can hike to the star from Flagstaff Road. Some caveats -- parking is scarce (definitely NOT at the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
IndySwimRun
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Richmond, Indiana
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Richmond, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a large illuminated star from mid-November to early January. You can hike to the star from Flagstaff Road. Some caveats -- parking is scarce (definitely NOT at the restaurant), the slope is steep and when there is snow, very very slippery. When we went there was no snow cover but people were still slipping (usually unintentionally). Take a... More 

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Denver
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Great windy road drive. Very nice park. This is on our tour agenda when guest come from out-of-state. Lovely park. Great place to picnic and hike.

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whitewater colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

I think that the road to, and infra-structure atop Flagstaff were constructed during the Civ. Conserv. Core era. It seems that there is that kind of "history" there. I first went up Flagstaff in the early 1970's on foot, as there was (and still is, i would suspect) a running race (5 miles) from bottom to top. I also went... More 

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Thank tiburondelnorte
KY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Easy access right off the road and absolutely breathtaking views!!! Don't miss this if you're in Boulder. You feel like you're on top of the world!

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Thank joecaraboys
Longmont, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a great place to take a nice walk or hike. The views are breathtaking. You can see for miles

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Longmont, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

It is a bit of a drive up a "hill" on the outskirts of Boulder, CO but well worth it. The view is special anytime, but begin at cocktail hour and extend through dinner. It will be memorable!

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 but what we had was delicious. Cannot fault the staff they were excellent staff.

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Thank KarenFrench2016
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 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 in the views instead of the hike this would be a good excursion

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5 of 5 bubbles 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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Sebastian, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles 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 bad drive at all. The view at the top is well worth your time. Just... More 

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