South Boulder Creek Trail

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Running predominantly north-south through the plains just outside Boulder city limits, this wide crusher-fines trail is a great way to stretch the legs on a Sunday afternoon.  You can grab the trail from Marshall Road to the south, or from the Bobolink Trailhead to the north.   A couple of underpasses allow you to cruise right on underneath South Boulder Road and Highway 36 with safety and ease.  A great trail to take your kid on the Strider or their first set of knobby wheels.

Watch out for cows and cow pies!

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2.4 mi.
20 ft.


Trail Meter: Poor»Closed

OSMP closed trail as of June 16 due to flooding/high water conditions.

From OSMP: The trail is open as an out-and back from South Boulder Road and from Marshall Road, but cannot be connected through the underpass.

Trail Meter: Good»Poor

Trail condition updated to Poor.

Trail Meter: Fair»Good

All dry. Bike path closed until April 17 from Bobolink trail head to East Boulder Rec Center. Can dismount and use walking track. Also need to dismount crossing under 36.

Trail Meter: Poor»Fair

underpass closure at Hwy 36 is done! underpass now open. Conditions: mostly good

Trail Meter: Good»Poor

lots of new snow, turning to slush...

Smooth and dry.

Probably a little slog-y after yesterday's rains

Lots of rain and snow today. Will need a few days of sun.

Snow! (so great if you have a fat bike!) And soon to be very muddy.

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