From Nederland, Boulder is 13 miles (21 kilometers) to the east, and Steamboat Springs is 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southwest.
You don't have to limit your sightseeing to the points of interest in Nederland because the entire region has been blessed with a wealth of captivating sights and attractions. If you have a vehicle, drop in on Black Hawk, which is approximately 11 miles (18 kilometers) away from Nederland. In Black Hawk, you can pay a visit to the Bullwhackers Casino and Riviera Black Hawk Casino. A side-trip to Idaho Springs is another great option. It is 15 miles (24 kilometers) from Nederland and is home to the Echo Mountain Park and Summit Lake Park.
While you are on vacation in Nederland, why not head to Boulder. Approximately 13 miles (21 kilometers) away, this regional transport and shopping hub is home to University of Colorado-Boulder, Fox Theater (The Fox) and Naropa University. If you're still looking for things to do in the city centre, visit Folsom Field and Eldorado Canyon State Park before you head back to Nederland.
Why not have a go at some winter activities while you are in this interesting region? Snow shoeing is an option. Another one is cross-country skiing.
No matter how far you have traveled and however long you stay, wonderful memories of North Central Colorado will linger for a long, long time.