Burrowing Owl Closures March 15 - Oct. 31
Thank you for your cooperation in respecting the closures and providing the owls a quiet place to nest!
These areas are closed to protect nesting burrowing owls every year from March 15-Oct. 31:
- Cosslet/Knaus Property (north of the East Boulder Trail, south of Lookout Road and east of 75th St.)
- Jafay/Lynch Property (north of Lookout Road and east of 79th St.)
This Parks and Recreation property will be closed through Oct. 31 if burrowing owls nest in the area:
- Boulder Reservoir (Dry Creek East): East of 51st/55th Streets, south of Dry Creek, west of the Boulder Reservoir water body and north of the private property on North 51st St.
All designated trails near these areas remain open to help visitors view wildlife species as they thrive in their native habitats.
Closures that have been lifted early:
- Superior Associates and Kelsall Properties - lifted 6/20/19 (north of Coalton Trail, trail remains open, south of Coal Creek)