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Boulder Walking Tours

1734 Spruce St, Boulder, CO 80302-4311
+1 720-243-1376
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Great tour with Kent!

A must do before heading out into this beautiful city! Very informative and a great historical... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sharyl N
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California
via mobile
Excellent Overview of Boulder & its History

Outstanding, informative, and thorough tour of downtown Boulder. I've been visiting Boulder nearly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
77TravelingLynn
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Davidson, North Carolina
via mobile
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Not at all hokey but still super fun and also informative -- what could be better?!! Our excellent walking tours are #1 on TripAdvisor for a reason -- we explore Boulder's best places, by foot, and with knowledgeable and passionate guides! 1) Downtown's "Best of Boulder": An award-winning walking tour described as ".... a gem not to be missed!" Fun and fact-filled stroll through vibrant downtown Boulder bringing together history, architecture, people & planning. Join us as we wander the colorful and historic Pearl Street Mall and neighboring areas in a celebration of this incredible community! 2) Chautauqua ~ Living History: Emerging from a cultural movement of the late 19th century, the Chautauqua continues, through simplicity and a wide variety of cultural offerings, to exemplify its original ideals: lifelong learning, love of nature, music & the arts. This delightful tour is narrated with historic photographs that bring the landmark to life.Birds & Bees: Naturalist-Guided Hikes: Our guides are professional naturalists with years of experience guiding hikes in Boulder's Open Space and Mountain Parks. Explore the flora and fauna of the Rocky Mountain foothills -- small groups guaranteed to ensure personalized attention! 3) CU Boulder: A Learning Landmark: This fun and informative stroll through the award-winning CU-Boulder campus offers a thorough exploration of today's dynamic university, but rooted in background from yesteryear. The first building, opened in 1876, sat atop a donated, treeless bluff, its bell tower ringing the vision that spurred "Old Main" and, indeed, the town of Boulder itself. Since then, the campus has expanded in significance ~ architecturally, intellectually, and civically. Come wander, and wonder, with us!
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1734 Spruce St, Boulder, CO 80302-4311
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must do before heading out into this beautiful city! Very informative and a great historical overview of Boulder! Kent was an awesome guide with a wealth of good info on what to see and do!

1  Thank Sharyl N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding, informative, and thorough tour of downtown Boulder. I've been visiting Boulder nearly annually since 1989, and yet I learned many new facts about this favorite traveling destination. History buffs will be fascinated by Kent's interesting facts and photographs, but ordinary people will also appreciate...More

1  Thank 77TravelingLynn
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I have lived in Boulder for a little while and signed up for the walking tour every time somebody came to visit me from Europe! I ended up taking the tour three times (couple, frinends and family) and could have done it another 10 times!...More

1  Thank tsu2muchan
Reviewed 15 October 2016

My husband and I recently took both tours offered by Kent and Boulder Walking Tours, we cannot recommend them highly enough. The topics covered were wide and varied offering an insight into the development of Boulder and surrounding area. We were particularly enchanted with Chautauqua...More

1  Thank KarenFrench2016
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Kent added so much to our visit to Boulder. He is a wealth of information and knows the history, great restaurants, historical locations, local politics & more. He is well-informed and it was truly an enjoyable morning.

1  Thank mmmlawest
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Great introduction to the colorful history of Boulder. It's obvious Kent, the tour guide, loves his town. Highly recommend!

1  Thank Loren G
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I was fortunate enough to have a one-on-one tour of Boulder, at very short notice, with Kent. Kent is a knowledgeable guide and obviously very proud of his hometown. Although Boulder is not a very big place, I found this to be a fun and...More

1  Thank Jerome L
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I had a fantastic experience with Kent on my tour of Boulder. While I expected a group, I had a one on one tour. Other companies might have cancelled but not Kent, he took me on a 2 1/2 experience full of history, antidotes, and...More

2  Thank rudymolly
Reviewed 10 June 2016

This was a great way to see more of downtown Boulder and learn more about the towns history and current issues. Really well done by our passionate host Kent. Thank you, I loved it!

1  Thank Laura N
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I cannot recommend this activity enough! I have lived in the Denver metro area for 32 years and today I felt like a tourist. We started at the historic Hotel Boulderado and then wove our way throughout downtown Boulder. The tour was scheduled to last...More

1  Thank HeatherPuckett
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