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12/11/2014 07:14 PM

At the Tuesday night meeting of the Open Space Board of Trustees (OSBT), a vote of 4-1 approved opening a link between Neva Rd and 36, over the hill to almost Left Hand Canyon Drive which provides an important trail link between Boulder and Heil.

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12/18/2014 09:44 AM

Runners, cyclists and hikers in Boulder County will soon have new trails to look forward to exploring.

The Colorado Department of Transportation recently approved a $4.4 million grant for the county to extend the Boulder Creek Path, connecting it to the Betasso Link trailheads.

12/18/2014 09:40 AM

The Boulder Mountainbike Alliance, Boulder County's advocate for improving the trail experience for all trail users in Boulder County, had a busy trail building and maintenance season in 2014. Lending our hand primarily to help rebuild our trails after the 2013 flood, we organized and led 19 trail projects involving 344 volunteers, contributing 1,766 hours of trail work. This equates to a roughly $35,000 donation to the City of Boulder, Boulder County, US Forest Service, and Town of Erie.

08/13/2013 06:07 AM

#ConnectBoCo

05/07/2013 03:54 PM

The Boulder Mountainbike Alliance supports the Regional Mountain Trails initiative, an unprecedented partnership between the U.S. Forest Service, National Park Service, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Boulder County, city of Boulder and city of Longmont to connect existing recreation areas in Western Boulder County.

05/03/2013 09:39 AM

Boulder County is developing a Walker Ranch Management Plan that describes how Walker Ranch will be managed going forward - including recreation, historic preservation, agricultural preservation, etc.

The Walker Ranch Management Plan progress was held up in January because Boulder County Commissioners instructed Boulder County Parks and Open Space staff to figure out how to connect Eldorado Canyon State Park to Walker Ranch before coming out with the plan moving on.

04/08/2013 09:00 AM

Let's work together to define the regional trail network in Western Boulder County!

04/08/2013 09:15 AM

Walker Ranch Management Plan progress was held up in January because Boulder County Commissioners instructed Boulder County Parks and Open Space staff to figure out how to connect Eldorado Canyon State Park to Walker Ranch (kind of exciting!) before moving on.

Does the April 16th scheduled meeting mean they have resolved the issue? Well, no... but it's still good news.

01/14/2013 10:14 AM

Crossing at Community Ditch Trail fulfills longtime open space goal

A Colorado Department of Transportation project to add six-foot shoulders to Colo. 93 has provided the opportunity to build an underpass at a dangerous trail crossing south of Boulder.

Community Ditch Trail crosses Colo. 93 south of the intersection with Marshall Road. A guardrail on one side of the highway means cyclists and pedestrians have to cross at an angle. The visibility is poor, and cars are...

01/14/2013 01:19 PM

City officials, cyclists start one-year countdown to 'cross nationals at Valmont Bike Park

After finishing second in his own race, 10-year-old Aiden Keller cheered on his dad, Greg Keller, while he pushed through the last few laps of the New Year's Resolution Pre-Nationals cyclocross race at Valmont Bike Park on Saturday.

"Go Dad, go!" Aiden yelled, standing astride his bike.

A few other spectators rang their cowbells and caught on to the 10-year-old's chants, joining...