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Mesa TrailMesa Trail is a popular trail in Boulder. It's hilly so don't expect an easy run.

Good to know about running in Boulder

Boulder is located at a high altitude. It is usually a good idea to reduce your training the first days when you arrive at high altitude and adjust your paces for the remainder of your stay.
If you want to run on higher altitudes you have Nederland, Clear Creek County and Conifer within reasonable distance.

Best places for workouts in Boulder

If you want to do more than just going out for an easy run there are some good options available.

Track runners might like Centennial Middle School and those looking for a hill workout can go to Green Mountain.

If you want to test your fitness against local runners; the free group run South Boulder Creek parkrun is available.

Green Mountain Very hilly trail running spot
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Winter running in Boulder

Winters in Boulder can get cold and snowy. December through March might see snow and the temperature is often below -15°C0°F .

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Try Boulder Creek TrailBoulder Creek Trail if there is snow and ice outside. It is usually kept clean.

Highly rated places to run in Boulder

Centennial Middle School is a popular place to run in this area.

Your favourite running surface in Boulder

For those who like to run on soft surfaces, these are recommended: the course of South Boulder Creek parkrun and Davidson Mesa.

Those looking for a course with hard surface can go to Boulder Creek TrailBoulder Creek Trail.


Mesa TrailMesa Trail

Blog posts mentioning Boulder

Most Popular Places for Training at Altitude in RTR-blog.
...Boulder , Colorado , United States 1600/5200ft Boulder is a great town to visit if you’re looking to combine your altitude training with a vacation....
...There are also many companies offering training camps in Boulder....

Running routes Running routes in Boulder

Mesa Trail

Tracks Running tracks in Boulder

Christian Recht Field | Centennial Middle School | Fairview High School | Manhattan School of Arts | University of Colorado Boulder East | Balch Fieldhouse

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Weather in Boulder

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Comments on places around Boulder

Kian - on Balch Fieldhouse
This is the old CU indoor track it is not open to the public.

Do you know of a YouTube video about running here?

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