Open Space and Trails

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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.

Fundraiser for Broomfield Open Space Foundation

"What's Brewing in Broomfield's Open Space"
August 26, 2017     5 to 7:30 p.m.
The Brunner Farmhouse, Main Street and Midway

Discover the Foundation and enjoy The Field Open Space while enjoying locally crafted beer, wine, and pizza. View all the details!

Tom Frost Reservoir/Open Space

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...

Generation Wild!

Get those kiddos outside! Visit Great Outdoors Colorado's website and read about 100 things to do outside before you're 12!

Protect Your Pets!

Coyotes hunting for food view pets as prey. It's important to take precautions. Read more...

Interested in Birds?

Would you like to join others to learn about wild birds and have fun? Check out the Broomfield Bird Club!

10 Ways to "Bhealthy" in Broomfield

Check out this video!


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 people who live, or have lived in Broomfield. Check out this list to see who these people 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.


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!