Eldorado Canyon State Park
Eldorado Canyon State Park information
Among the country’s best rock-climbing areas, Eldorado has Class 5.5 to 5.12 climbs. Suitable to all visitors, a dozen miles of hiking trails also link up to Chautauqua Park. A public pool (summer only) offers chilly swims in the canyon's famous spring water.
The park entrance is on Eldorado Springs Dr. Take Hwy 93 south from Boulder, head west on Hwy 170 to the park gates. For climbing tips, visit the Boulder Rock Club beforehand.