Mountains, streams, forests, creeks—Broomfield is surrounded by scenic natural areas. One of the best ways to explore them all? Hop on your bike and hit the trails! Around Broomfield, you'll find dozens of options for bike trails, from paved paths meandering through the city to advanced ones that wind their way to the mountains.
Use this page as your guide to biking in the Broomfield area, from the top trails to the best shops for supplies and repairs. Looking to make a move to the area? Explore a few of the other resources we have to offer, and give us a call to get started!
Top Bike Trails around Broomfield
Broomfield Bike Park
The Broomfield Bike Park doesn't really have "trails," but it's a great place for people of all skill levels to practice riding. Whether you want to bust out a few tricks on the dirt slopes, race around the loop, or slowly get the swing of things, it's a great place for refining your skills before you hit the tougher trails.
Big Dry Creek Trail
Big Dry Creek Trail stretches for 12 miles and reaches from Standley Lake to Westminster, about a fifteen minute trip from Broomfield. Along the route you'll find highlights like Cotton Creek Park, Standley Lake North Open Space Park, Big Dry Creek Park, and Thorncreek Golf Course. The surface is mostly paved with a few spots of gravel and follows along the banks of the creek.
Coal Creek Trail
The Coal Creek Trail is around 8.5 miles long and runs just south of Lafayette down to Louisville—about ten minutes north of Broomfield. The trail is relatively low-key, so it's perfect for both beginners or riders looking for a leisurely trip. Coal Creek meanders along most of the trail, and other highlights include Reliance Park, Coal Creek Park, Dutch Creek Park, and the Coal Creek Golf Course.
Bear Creek Trail
One of the most popular trails around the area, Bear Creek winds for a little over 9 miles from Downtown Denver to the Rocky Mountain Foothills. It's one of the more scenic trails to ride, with views of forests, meadows, the creek, and the Denver skyline. It's a unique blend of the best parts of life in Broomfield—the big-city amenities and the expansive natural areas!
Bike Shops around Broomfield
With so many trails to choose from, your bike is going to get a lot of use. Whether you need a routine tune-up, major repairs, or a whole new ride, these are our top picks for bike shops in the area.
Our Top Picks
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