Explore these Awesome Hiking Spots in Broomfield

There's just something about the great outdoors of Colorado! If you're an avid hiker or outdoor enthusiast, then you've come to the right place. Just a hop and a skip away from both Denver and Boulder, Broomfield offers the very best in outdoor adventure. Use this page to explore our gorgeous mountain ranges, and all the phenomenal hiking opportunities that await.

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Our Favorite Places to Take a Hike

Coal Creek Trail

Stretching 14 miles from Superior to Erie, Colorado, the Coal Creek Trail is a light trail perfect for residents of all ages and hiking backgrounds. Featuring a soft surface, and gorgeous views that run parallel to Coal Creek, this trail is a wonderful way to spend a morning or an afternoon. Bask in the natural beauty of Colorado as you walk your god, run, jog, or ride your bike.

Coal Creek Trail connects to a number of other trails and outdoor sites, including the Coalton Trailhead, Flagg Park, and Rock Creek Trail. 

Mt. Galbraith Park

A more strenuous climb, Mt. Galbraith Park is a solid destination for experienced hikers and outdoor enthusiasts. With over 4 miles of land to traverse, these rocky trails are steep as they circle around the top of the 7,000+ foot destination.

The scenery of Mt. Galbraith will take your breath away. I recommend arriving here early in the day, as it can become tricky to navigate in the dark!

Chautauqua Park

This gorgeous outdoor area is actually home to a number of different hiking trails. Some local favorites include the Mesa Trail, which is just under 7 miles and rolls along through forests and meadows. It has a varied surface, and branches off at one point towards the Shadow Canyon Trail. Other shorter trails include the Chautauaqua Trail, the Baseline Trail, and the Royal ARch.

This trail park is also highly accessible, and allows both dogs and horses.

Big Dry Creek Trail

Featuring both paved and unpaved pathways, this trailhead is highly popular with locals in both Broomfield and Westminster. It's great for running, walking, biking, and walking your dogs. While traversing its many different paths, you may even see some wildlife! Locals have reported seeing prairie dogs, blue herons, bald eagles, turtles, ducks, and even a coyote on occasion!

The Best Hiking Spots Near Broomfield

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