"With a network of trails to suit every level of hiker, get up-close with the Flatirons (the slanting slabs of sandstone that are Boulder’s most recognizable landmark) framed by a beautiful meadow."
"Admire the intricate carvings adorning this building, shipped piece by piece from Boulder’s sister city in Tajikistan. Have a bite to eat and order a pot of tea from the teahouse’s exhaustive menu."
"The museum always has a fresh rotation of works by forward-thinking painters, sculptors and multimedia artists."
"One of the best in the state, the market has a strict sell-what-you-grow policy and a lovely setting next to Boulder Creek. (May–Oct., Fri. and Sat.)"
"Here you can fuel up for the day at any of a dozen or so downtown coffee shops, where you’ll sit alongside students, freelancers and professorial types clicking away on their laptops."
"Perhaps the only thing that brings out more passion than sports is beer — and there are plenty of brewpubs to prove it. The pub’s beer garden is a popular place to hang on summer nights."