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.

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...

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...

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!

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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!