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Open Space and Trails

Duck iconMission Statement
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.

Open Space Speaker Series is Back!

The Open Space Speaker Series will return this fall with three new presentations. Topics planned are trails, Rocky Mountain National Park's 100th anniversary, and the Denver Metro Coyote Behavior Study. Check back on this page for more details as they become available!

10 Ways to Bhealthy in Broomfield!


Check out this new video!             

Trails Map Available

Trails Map


The 2015 Broomfield Trails Map is now available! Call 303.464.5803 to request that a new map be mailed to you or email Open Space.
       





Other map information...   

Urban Prairies Project Seeks Restoration Master Volunteers
       


Are you interested in restoring open spaces and engaging the public in environmental stewardship? The Urban Prairies Project is recruiting volunteers for an exciting collaboration that will work toward restoring local open spaces in Westminster and Broomfield. The Urban Prairie Project wants interested parties to become Restoration Master Volunteers! 
         
The summer session began on June 26. View the training schedule and more information.

Please consider volunteering. Email Amy Yarger at the Butterfly Pavilion or call her at 720.974.1874 for more information.

So Many Rabbits!

Residents can modify their landscaping or try repellents to control rabbits in their yards. Read more...

Burrowing owl 


Why is that area named that?

There are several streets, parks, and open space areas that have been named for people who live or lived in Broomfield. Check out this list to find out who some of these folks are.

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.
            

Volunteer

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-an-Open Space site is just one way your energy can help the community!