Goose Creek Greenway

Colorado

Goose Creek Greenway Facts

States: Colorado
Counties: Boulder
Length: 2.7 miles
Trail end points: Valmont Rd. and 24th St. and Boulder Creek Path
Trail surfaces: Concrete
Trail category: Greenway/Non-RT
ID: 7155605
Trail activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Wheelchair Accessible, Walking

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Goose Creek Greenway Description

The Goose Creek Greenway offers a major east-west route through Boulder. Note that there is little shade along the way and the pathway runs through busy commercial areas, including the Villa Shopping Center.

On the trail's western end, you can access East Mapleton Park and Ball Fields, as well as Elmer's Two Mile Creek Greenway. At its eastern end, the trail forks; go north to explore Valmont Bike Park, or head south to hop on the Boulder Creek Path, which can take you downtown and to the University of Colorado.

Parking and Trail Access

A parking lot is available off Airport Road on the western border of Valmont Bike Park. Another is available at East Mapleton Park and Ball Fields (2838 Mapleton Avenue).

Goose Creek Greenway Reviews

Starting at Carpenter Park, head east on Boulder Creek trail to the end at Arapahoe, then out and back on Wonderland and Cottonwood trails, then out and back on Goose Creek trail, then out and back on Skunk Creek and Bear Creek trails, then back to Carpenter park, you can make a 22-mile East Boulder Loop.

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