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Settler's Park

Pearl Street, Canyon Boulevard, Boulder, CO 80302
+1 303-441-3440
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Very Nice Spot

The trail up to the red rocks is too strenuous for this senior, but I enjoyed walking down below... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
JuneNY
Great, short hike

We were staying in Denver and came to Boulder for the flatirons. We ended up at Settler's Park... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Ade468
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“red rocks” (7 reviews)
“short hike” (2 reviews)
“hiking trails” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Pearl Street, Canyon Boulevard, Boulder, CO 80302
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+1 303-441-3440
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

The trail up to the red rocks is too strenuous for this senior, but I enjoyed walking down below the trail, reading the informational signs and taking pictures. We appreciated the picnic table!

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We were staying in Denver and came to Boulder for the flatirons. We ended up at Settler's Park while looking for the flatirons and decided to start here. I'm so glad we did! We were here the first Saturday in April and there were only...More

Thank Ade468
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This is one of the first and most familiar places that I began hiking when I moved here a long time ago. Since then, the park has changed very little. At the top of this 1/2 a mile (but moderately steep) hike, you will find...More

Thank Alec Y
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

I spent around 90 minutes hiking here. I was in town for an Ingress event, and one of the "missions" involved visiting Settler's Park. This was a nice hike for several reasons, besides the game play. It is a beautiful location with both paved paths...More

1  Thank Dennis P
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

As we were leaving Chautauqua Park (after hiking there most of the day) we noticed, in the distance, a cluster of red rocks. A park ranger told us how to get there and after about 10 minutes we were there. It appeared that the main...More

Thank susanbZ123AK
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is one of the nicer parks in or near Boulder. There is enough challenge to hold your interest but it is not a killer. The views and rock formations are spectacular. Try to go on a weekday in the morning. Other times can get...More

Thank Jerry P
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Settler’s Park is easily accessible from downtown Boulder. For non-drivers like us who were just visiting Boulder for a few hours, it was a way to enjoy stunning views and clean mountain air. The hike, combined with a picnic lunch, made for an absolutely lovely...More

2  Thank rsell
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

This easy trail walks along the beautiful foothills of Boulder. It is directly and easily accessible by foot or wheel. This area was used by Native Americans, and is easily accessible from the most beautifu park in Boulde, Eben Fine. Eben Fine is where Chief...More

1  Thank William S
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

We loved walking from our rental at 9th to the base of the mountain on Pearl. There is a nice park with the creek running through and restrooms. Once you follow the signs to the trails, you can take a few to the red rock...More

2  Thank Spisak
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Traveled with 7 teen girls who loved climbing this gorgeous area. Very picturesque and awesome views from the top!

1  Thank lozowicki3
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