Many of Boulder’s most popular attractions can be found near to Longmont, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Among the places not to miss are the fascinating Sandstone Ranch Community Park and the fantastic Bella Rosa Golf Course. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Settler's Park and Sandstone Park.
To gain a deeper understanding of Boulder, head to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. To experience Boulder’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the much-loved performing arts institutes such as Planet Bluegrass in Lyons.
If you love nature and wildlife, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Enjoy the local flora and fauna, mingle with locals, or just listen to the birdsong at Meadow Park in Lyons.
Spend an evening high in the stands of Folsom Field, cheering on local legends, the Colorado Buffaloes Football. On match days follow the sea of silver and gold, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Best Western Plus Plaza Hotel, the Super 8 Longmont/Twin Peaks and the Quality Inn are just three of the many great places to stay around here.