Hiking Project Logo

Chautauqua Park

Area suggestions or local tips? Tell us!

Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Weather Averages


High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w/
 
J F M A M J J A S O N D

35 mi 56 km of trail 6 Featured Hikes

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 17 Trails Intermediate Trails 19 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail

Area suggestions or local tips? Tell us!
Hiking Project is built by hikers like you.
Share what you know about this area with the community.

Gems in Chautauqua Park - 1

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Gems

gem Favorite Colorado is THIS AWESOME!

Royal Arch

(76) Boulder, CO

Featured Hikes in Chautauqua Park - 6

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Hikes

Favorite Hills while going up Anemone from Red Rocks
Difficult

Boulder Skyline Traverse

16.3 mi 26.3 km • Point to Point • 5,409 ft Ascent 1648.56 m Ascent

(71) Superior, CO
Favorite A snowy start of the Mesa Trail looking at the first Flatiron.
Intermediate/Difficult

Royal Arch Out and Back

3.3 mi 5.3 km • Out and Back • 1,311 ft Ascent 399.74 m Ascent

(145) Boulder, CO
Favorite The "sighting disc" at the top of Green Mountain.  Line up the pins so you know what mountain you're looking at.
Intermediate/Difficult

Green Mountain via Ranger/Saddle Rock Loop

4.9 mi 7.9 km • Loop • 2,305 ft Ascent 702.5 m Ascent

(77) Boulder, CO
Favorite Morning at the Flatirons.
Easy/Intermediate

Welcome to Chautauqua

1.3 mi 2.2 km • Loop • 436 ft Ascent 132.79 m Ascent

(20) Boulder, CO
Favorite Boulder panorama from the Boy Scout Trail
Easy/Intermediate

Flagstaff Summit Loop

2.4 mi 3.9 km • Loop • 346 ft Ascent 105.4 m Ascent

(16) Boulder, CO
Favorite The "sighting disc" at the top of Green Mountain.  Line up the pins so you know what mountain you're looking at.
Difficult

Green-Bear Combo from Chautauqua

13.5 mi 21.7 km • Loop • 4,512 ft Ascent 1375.35 m Ascent

(1) Boulder, CO

Trails in Chautauqua Park - 31

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Trails

0.6 mi 1.0 km #1First-Second Flatiron Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
0.6 mi 1.0 km Boulder, CO 45 
6.3 mi 10.1 km #2Mesa Trail
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
6.3 mi 10.1 km Boulder, CO 28 
1.4 mi 2.3 km #3Green Mountain West Ridge
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Boulder, CO 29 
0.7 mi 1.1 km #4Boy Scout
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Boulder, CO
0.9 mi 1.4 km #5Royal Arch Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
0.9 mi 1.4 km Boulder, CO 13 
0.4 mi 0.6 km #6Woods Quarry
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
0.4 mi 0.6 km Boulder, CO 11 
0.8 mi 1.2 km #7Mallory Cave Trail
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.2 km Boulder, CO 11 
1.4 mi 2.3 km #8Green Bear
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Boulder, CO
1.4 mi 2.2 km #9Skunk Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.2 km Boulder, CO
1.7 mi 2.7 km #10Flagstaff Trail
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Boulder, CO 10 
0.4 mi 0.7 km #11Amphitheater Trail
Difficult
Boulder, CO
Difficult
0.4 mi 0.7 km Boulder, CO
1.2 mi 2.0 km #12Gregory Canyon
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Boulder, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km #13Chautauqua Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Easy/Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Boulder, CO
1.8 mi 2.8 km #14Bear Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.8 km Boulder, CO
1.6 mi 2.5 km #15E.M. Greenman Trail
Difficult
Boulder, CO
Difficult
1.6 mi 2.5 km Boulder, CO
1.2 mi 1.9 km #16Enchanted Mesa Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Easy/Intermediate
1.2 mi 1.9 km Boulder, CO
0.1 mi 0.2 km #17May's Point
Easy
Boulder, CO
Easy
0.1 mi 0.2 km Boulder, CO
1.9 mi 3.1 km #18Bear Peak West Ridge
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
1.9 mi 3.1 km Boulder, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km #19Range View
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Boulder, CO
1.1 mi 1.8 km #20Saddle Rock Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
1.1 mi 1.8 km Boulder, CO

Photos of Chautauqua Park - 135

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Photos

The Third Flatiron from near the top of the First-Second Flatiron Trail
Oct 1, 2017 near Boulder, CO
A snowy start of the Mesa Trail looking at the first Flatiron.
Apr 14, 2015 near Boulder, CO
Colorado is THIS AWESOME!
Nov 7, 2016 near Boulder, CO
The "sighting disc" at the top of Green Mountain.  Line up the pins so you know what mountain you're looking at.
May 3, 2015 near Boulder, CO
Morning at the Flatirons.
Apr 26, 2015 near Boulder, CO
The Third Flatiron as seen from the top of the 1st/2nd Flatiron Trail
May 17, 2015 near Boulder, CO
Snowy Boulder from Saddle Rock Trail. with permission from BoulderTraveler
Jan 11, 2015 near Boulder, CO
First snow of the year in the Flatirons.
Sep 22, 2016 near Boulder, CO

Classes & Events Near You

Find More Classes and Events

Shop REI Adventures

Find More REI Adventures


Hiking Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Hiking