Playgrounds maintained by the City of Boulder Department of Parks and Recreation.
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For updated status on Parks and Recreation Facilities and closures related to COVID-19, go to https://bouldercolorado.gov/parks-rec/parks-rec-covid-updates.
Data and Resources
|Format||Title and Description|
|Play Sites Points - Live View||
Playground areas represented as points data for the City of Boulder.
|Play Sites Polygons - Live View||
Playground areas represented as polygons for the entire playground area for the City of Boulder.
|Play Equipment - Live View||
Point location of individual play equipment pieces in the City of Boulder.
|Play Surfaces - Live View||
Polygon locations for playground surfaces in the City of Boulder.
Areas of Inquiry
Use the information below to explore possible uses for this dataset.
How close are different neighborhoods to the Parks in Boulder? Can you get to them easily on a bus from every part of the city? How about a bike?