Open Space and Trails
All Open Space services will be available by pre-arranged meetings. Walk-in service will be available for simple requests like picking up coyote whistles and trail maps at the Community Assistance Center in the lobby of the George DiCiero City and County Building. Please refer to this contact list to help expedite your request. We look forward to assisting you!
Plaster Reservoir Open House
October 8, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
South side of Plaster Reservoir (look for the tents)
Please join us for an informal and socially distanced open house to learn more about the Plaster Reservoir management plan being developed by the City and County of Broomfield with the expertise of SMITH Environmental & Engineering. Visit Broomfield Voice for additional details.
Join in the opportunity to explore Broomfield's trails by participating in the Broomfield 100.
Learn more about rattlesnake safety and tips here.
Wildlife Masters are Here to Help!
Cradleboard Trail Detour Beginning October 15th
Detour in place to protect territorial bald eagles during breeding season.
Boulder County, Colo. - Beginning Thursday, Oct. 15, a detour will be in place along a section of the Cradleboard Trail to protect territorial bald eagles during breeding season at the Carolyn Holmberg Preserve at Rock Creek Farm.
The detour will remain in place until the nesting status of the bald eagle pair is clearly confirmed for the 2020/2021 breeding season. Boulder County adheres to all state and federal protection guidelines for raptors, and may impose stricter protections as necessary. Click here for map.
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Suggestions for Open Space and Trails
The Open Space and Trails staff and 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.
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.