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This place is awesome in every way. I was very impressed with these majestic rocks and wish it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mac2jeter
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Herriman, Utah
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Beautiful scenic views

The hike was challenging due to elevation and just from walking up hill for such a long time, from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mgivenchy
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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is awesome in every way. I was very impressed with these majestic rocks and wish it would have been warmer. 23 degrees and wind made for a cold and short visit.

Thank mac2jeter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hike was challenging due to elevation and just from walking up hill for such a long time, from Texas so elevation was a bit more challenging. Beautiful hike and so glad we got to experience it on a beautiful sunny day.

Thank mgivenchy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful setting, and a wonderful place to hike and picnic. If you prefer an open meadow, there's a beautiful place right at the park entry, with a spectacular view of the flatirons, and you'll feel like you're a million miles from civilization....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hiking trails were well marked and parking was easy. The people in the area were super helpful as well.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are many trails from the vista trail parking lot. The vista south has lots of gravel on there. Must have been recent trail work. Kinda of squishy and really bouncy on a bike, it will rattle your fillings out. Mayhoffer has nice windy path....More

Thank AdventureTripping
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did the Royal arch trail to the Royal Arch. Beautiful hike not for everyone as we struggled a little at the end. Fyi, dont wear your brand new boots or shoes as they will get ruined and you will get blisters... wear the old ones!

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Boulder, you need to hike the flat irons. Some of the trails are tough, but views are incredible.

Thank PR267
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Very accessible trails right next to the Chautauqua Park! I'd highly recommend the Flatirons summit trail that leads you to the very top overlooking both the Boulder Valley and the Rockies as part of Rocky Mountain National Park!

Thank forthenguyen
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This is a really interesting formation to see. We just took a short walk here but there are adventurous people climbing these.

Thank skatinggrandma
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Drive past these every day. There is a pull over on Hwy 93 between Golden and Boulder where people stop and take pictures. The rising Sun at your back makes for beautiful scenery.

Thank AUav8r
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Georgina B
22 September 2018|
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Response from Kenseyrs | Reviewed this property |
I’m not certain as I’ve only been there once but I don’t see why not! I did it in 90 degree weather so a little cooler would be nice!
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eriya520
6 August 2018|
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Response from SoloGroupTravel | Reviewed this property |
The best thing to do is make it an easy hike- there is a kind of “rock garden” area on the plateau by the NCAR building. It’s flat and there are trees and lots of rocks to climb on for about 1/4 mile. Your toddler can have... More
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kdw20152015
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Response from Elsi D | Reviewed this property |
They're bad--and we have West Nile in the area, so you want DEET.
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