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Overview

Boulder is home to independent thinkers, motivated athletes, happy families, avid outdoorsmen, and driven university students.

Accolades

Boulder has won more accolades than any other city in America for its recreation, culture, health, business climate, and overall quality of life. Here are some examples of recent rankings with Boulder at or near the top.

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The Happiest City in the U.S. 
National Geographic, 2017

#10 Highest Well-Being Community
Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, 2017

300
Days of Sun a Year
145
Miles of Trails
300
Miles of bikeways
60+
Public Parks