The leaves are changing color, and the air is getting crisp, which can only mean one thing: it’s time to start planning your fall activities! If you’re lucky enough to live in Boulder, you have access to some of the best fall activities in the state. From hiking and biking to visiting a pumpkin patch, here are some of the top things to do in Boulder this fall.
Visit a Pumpkin Patch
One of the most popular fall activities is visiting a pumpkin patch. And Boulder has no shortage of great pumpkin patches to choose from! Whether you’re looking for a place to take your kids or want to enjoy a festive fall activity, be sure to check out one of these local pumpkin patches:
This 100-year-old farm is well known for its beautiful pumpkins and gourds. They also have a farm stand where you can purchase locally grown fruits and vegetables.
Rocky Mountain Pumpkin Ranch
This ranch features a 10-acre corn maze, hayrides, a petting zoo, and more. They also have a cafe serving up hot drinks and snacks.
Take a Hike or Go for a Bike Ride
Fall is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the Colorado scenery. And what better way to do that than by going for a hike or bike ride? Boulder is home to hundreds of miles of trails, so you’re sure to find one perfect for you. Some of our favorite tracks include:
This easy 1-mile loop is perfect for families with small children. It features beautiful views of the Flatirons and is just minutes from downtown Boulder.
Marshall Mesa Trail
This moderate 4-mile out-and-back trail features stunning views of the plains and mountains. It’s perfect for an afternoon hike or sunset stroll.
Betasso Preserve Loop Trail
This 3-mile loop is one of the most popular trails in Boulder. It’s great for all skill levels and offers beautiful forest views.
Boulder is the perfect place to enjoy all that fall has to offer. From visiting a pumpkin patch to taking a hike, there are plenty of great activities to choose from. So get out there and enjoy all that Boulder offers this fall!
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