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Nature Lover’s Guide to the Best Hiking in Boulder

As if you don’t need another reason to move to Boulder, our Boulder moving company has created a guide of the best breathtaking hiking trails located in Colorado.


Flatirons Vista

Striking views, reddish-brown sandstone, and one of Boulders most iconic landmarks. This open landscape is perfect for families who are interested in more than just hiking. A designated area for picnic and running trails are also located here.

  • Difficulty Level: Easy
  • Distance: 3.5 Miles
  • Dogs are allowed.
  • Parking fee


Wonderland Lake Loop

Our Boulder relocation service professionals recommend this all-rounded skilled trail to everyone who wants to try something short and sweet. Wonderland Lake Loop offers different activities, and guest can enjoy looping around the lake, located in the foothills of North Boulder. If you have elderly parents or just aren’t comfortable with hiking mountains, this trail is perfect after you move to Boulder if you’re looking to just get started and take an easy walk around.

  • Difficulty Level: Easy
  • Distance: 1.5 Miles
  • Dogs are allowed but must be kept on a leash.
  • FREE Parking


Sugarloaf Mountain

Standing at a peaking elevation of 8,917 feet, this mountain is located just 20 minutes away from Downtown Boulder. Featuring beautiful wild flowers and activities that best be partaken in from May to November, our Boulder relocation services recommend this trail for the beginners who have been hiking for a while, or anyone who wants a challenge. After you move to Boulder, watch your first sunset with a 360-degree view of Colorado and all its beauty.

  • Difficulty Level: Moderate
  • Distance: 1.3 Miles (about an hour and half to complete)

Now for the true hikers who want to climb those rocks and get a challenge in, below are two hiking trails meant for you.


Mount Sanitas

With an elevation of 6,843 feet, this hiking trails is for the moderate to expertise skilled hikers in Boulder. Our Boulder moving company professionals want to let our future hikers to know that this rugged trail offers glorious views of both east and west.

  • Difficulty Level: Moderate to Hard
  • Distance: 3 miles (about 3.5-4.5 hours to complete)
  • Dogs are allowed but there are regulations that apply.
  • Parking fee


Bear Peak

Beautiful wild flowers flood this treacherous hike. Starting at a moderately easy hike up to the top, guest can start to feel the elevation peak and loose rocks that are scattered as they begin to climb. This trail is best to be warned by our Boulder moving company, that in hot and dry weather to make sure you have proper hydration sources with you. Prepare to stop and catch your breath a couple of times during this hike.

  • Difficulty Level: Hard
  • Distance 7.7 Miles
  • Dogs are allowed and must be kept on a leash.
  • $5 parking fee

Boulder, Colorado is home to many more hiking trails and other activities. The beautiful travel destination will have you proud to call Boulder your new home. Here at All My Sons, we want to welcome you to your new home and make moving easy. Call us to learn more about our prices and packing services.