Open Space and Trails
The mission of the Open Space and Trails Department is to acquire open space and create a comprehensive trail system that allows for the enjoyment of the outdoors and promotes a healthy environment for people, nature, and community.
Become a Wildlife Master
The Open Space and Trails Department is seeking volunteers for the Wildlife Master program! If you are interested in Broomfield's wildlife and would like to share your knowledge with other residents, we want you!
Wildlife Masters work from their home responding to messages retrieved from a voicemail server. They may also attend local events like Broomfield Days, the Broomfield Trail Adventure, or school events.
Please call 303.464.5803 or email for more information.
Join Others on a Coyote/Prairie Dog Walk
Saturday, March 11, 2017 1 p.m.
Lac Amora Open Space (Broomfield)
Visit the Walk2Connect website to find out all the details!
Over the next few months, you will be seeing changes on Lowell Boulevard north of Midway Boulevard. These may impact entry into the Tom Frost parking lot. Read on...
Tom Frost Reservoir/Open Space
Protect Your Pets!
In the late fall and early winter, coyotes are selecting their mates and establishing territories where they will live and raise pups in the spring. Coyotes may be more defensive around people and pets. It's important to take precautions. Read more...
Updated Trails Map
The Broomfield Trails Map was updated in late 2016 to include the latest trail connections. Click on the map image to view online, call 303.464.5803 to request a hard copy be sent to you, or email Open Space.
Why is that area named that?
There are many parks, fields, and open space areas in Broomfield that bear the name of
Open Space and Trails Advisory Committee
The Open Space and Trails advisory Committee (OSTAC) is made up of seven citizen members at large (appointed by City Council), one ex officio, non-voting Council member and one ex officio alternate. Read more...
Suggestions for Open Space and Trails
The Open Space and Trails Advisory Committee would like your comments on open space needs and strategies as well as any trail connects that are needed in the city. Please email your comments to Open Space and Trails.
Would you like to be a volunteer for the open space and trails program for the benefit of the community? Joining an Adopt-a-Trail or Adopt-