Upcoming Nature Hikes & Programs

Family Sunrise Yoga: The Youth in All of Us (Families and kids 6+)

Thursday, June 20, 2024 | 10:00 AM | Flagstaff Sunrise Amphitheater

Join local certified yoga teacher Maddie Tyo for a free Family Yoga session, where we'll practice yoga poses and meditation that is fun for the whole family in one of the best spots in Boulder. This kid friendly class is best for kids 6 and up and...

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A Full Moon Sunset Hike: The Strawberry Moon

Friday, June 21, 2024 | 07:00 PM | Green Mountain West Ridge

Enjoy 2024’s Strawberry Moon! A guided experience of the Green Mountain West Ridge trail to the Green Mountain summit to enjoy a view of the sunset to the west over the Continental Divide and the moonrise to the east over Boulder. This moderat...

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Sunrise Yoga: The Power of Connection

Saturday, June 22, 2024 | 08:00 AM | Flagstaff Sunrise Amphitheater

Join local certified yoga teacher Maddie Tyo for a free Vinyasa Yoga session, where we'll harmonize movement and breath to flow from one pose to the next in one of the best sunrise spots in Boulder. This all-levels class will utilize the power of ...

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Roll and Stroll: A Wheelchair/Disability Hike for Families

Sunday, June 23, 2024 | 09:30 AM | Flagstaff Summit West

Join Mark Davison and Topher Downham for a beautiful, 1 mile forest hike on the Sensory/Ute Trail. This accessible mountain hike offers shade and incredible views of the nearby peaks. We will begin at the Wood Picnic Shelter at 9.30 am. As usual, ...

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A Firefly Tailgate: DATE CHANGED TO 6/23

Sunday, June 23, 2024 | 08:00 PM | Sawhill Ponds

Antsy for those Fourth of July fireworks? Check out nature’s light show! Take a closer look at fireflies, the unicorns of the insect world, including how they glow, where you can find them, and why lady lightning bugs have earned femme fatale stat...

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Recovery and Wellness Series: Summer Camp Day!

Saturday, June 29, 2024 | 09:00 AM | Chautauqua Park

Recovery is hard work, but it doesn’t have to be all work and no fun. Join us for the light-hearted energy of Summer Camp Day and experience the joy of outdoor games together. Our high-energy activities also have purpose: teamwork, communication, ...

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A Hidden Forest: A Stroll to the Ice Age

Tuesday, July 02, 2024 | 09:00 AM | Realization Point

Cool off this summer by strolling back into the Ice Age, 13,000 years ago. Long Canyon is a unique ecosystem in OSMP; its high moisture and cool climate allow populations of Ice Age flora to survive and thrive. We will search for the elusive Pape...

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Walk-n-Roll: Made-in-the-Shade Summer Roll (Older Adults)

Thursday, July 11, 2024 | 10:00 AM | Bobolink - E. Boulder Community Center Access

Enjoy a leisurely 1.4 mile stroll through the serene beauty of the Bobolink trail, carefully selected for its accessibility and natural splendor. Search for birds and wildlife as a naturalist helps guide connection and exploration. These outings a...

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StoryTime: Open Your Door to Explore! (KIDS Ages 3-6)

Thursday, July 11, 2024 | 10:00 AM | Enchanted Mesa

Hiking isn't always a walk in the park. There are some things you should know before you go, like how to be a good neighbor to wild animals and the planet. Join OSMP and local mom/guest author Kristie Peterson for a sneak peak into her latest book...

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A Native Garden Tour: A Sense of Place for Open Space

Thursday, July 11, 2024 | 05:30 PM | Chautauqua Ranger Cottage

‘Tis the season for peak blooms in the foothills! Did you know that you can experience open space right at the trailhead? Join OSMP naturalist and gardener Devyn at the Chautauqua Ranger Cottage for an accessible tour of the Ann Armstrong memorial...

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Sunrise Yoga: The Power of Connection

Saturday, July 13, 2024 | 08:00 AM | Flagstaff Sunrise Amphitheater

Join local certified yoga teacher Maddie Tyo for a free Vinyasa Yoga session, where we'll harmonize movement and breath to flow from one pose to the next in one of the best sunrise spots in Boulder. This all-levels class will utilize the power of ...

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A Nature Play Date (KIDS- All Ages)

Sunday, July 21, 2024 | 09:30 AM | Artist Point

Beat the heat with a shady morning spent on Flagstaff Mountain! Play Dates offer an opportunity for kids and their parents to have unstructured time in nature. From scrambling rocks to catching grasshoppers or finding a shady spot for nature art,...

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A Full Moon Sunset Hike: The Buck Moon

Sunday, July 21, 2024 | 07:00 PM | Four Mile Creek

Enjoy 2024’s Buck Moon! A guided experience of the Hogback Ridge trail to enjoy a view of the sunset to the west and the moonrise to the east over Boulder. This moderate hike (about 3 miles round trip and about 800ft elevation gain) will be taken ...

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A Native Garden Tour: A Sense of Place for Open Space

Friday, July 26, 2024 | 05:30 PM | Chautauqua Ranger Cottage

‘Tis the season for peak blooms in the foothills! Did you know that you can experience open space right at the trailhead? Join OSMP naturalist and gardener Devyn at the Chautauqua Ranger Cottage for an accessible tour of the Ann Armstrong memorial...

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Recovery and Wellness Series: A Wellness Walk

Saturday, July 27, 2024 | 09:00 AM | Flagstaff Summit West

Geared towards those in recovery, join OSMP, recovery coach Brian Klink, and recovery veteran Jim Veraldi to learn about the value of local nature from a recovery perspective, and experience how these lands and inhabitants help give your immune sy...

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Trail Challenge Series: The Trails of Flagstaff Summit (MODERATE)

Sunday, July 28, 2024 | 08:30 AM | Flagstaff Summit East

The City of Boulder has over 46,000 acres of Open Space with 177 designated trails covering around 155 miles. Create a challenge for yourself and join us to find out about OSMP’s Trails Challenge and check a couple trails off the list. We'll explo...

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Out in Nature: Potluck Picnic (LGBTQIA+)

Sunday, July 28, 2024 | 03:30 PM |

Come enjoy a relaxed picnic among community. The meeting place is nice and shady as well as wheelchair accessible and close to a (hopefully running at the time) creek! Bring your favorite dish to share and bring a list of ingredients so we can mak...

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Sunrise Yoga: The Power of Connection

Saturday, August 03, 2024 | 08:00 AM | Flagstaff Sunrise Amphitheater

Join local certified yoga teacher Maddie Tyo for a free Vinyasa Yoga session, where we'll harmonize movement and breath to flow from one pose to the next in one of the best sunrise spots in Boulder. This all-levels class will utilize the power of ...

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Sunrise Yoga: The Power of Connection

Saturday, August 24, 2024 | 08:00 AM | Flagstaff Sunrise Amphitheater

Join local certified yoga teacher Maddie Tyo for a free Vinyasa Yoga session, where we'll harmonize movement and breath to flow from one pose to the next in one of the best sunrise spots in Boulder. This all-levels class will utilize the power of ...

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