A nonprofit arts & culture organization  •  Nederland, CO  •  303.258.3457

Nederland Family-Oriented Activities

Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center

Boulder County’s only non-profit nature center, located right next door to the Carousel, providing year round educational programs to people of all ages.  Informative and interactive.  Room rentals available.

Mining Museum and Gillespie House

Get a glimpse into the world of hard rock mining during the late 19th and early 20th centuries at the Mining Museum. The historic Gillaspie House, built in 1907, displays clothing, accessories, and furnishings found in typical early Nederland homes. Both are open 10am – 4pm, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Museum is located at Bridge St on the Traffic Circle. The Gillaspie House is a block up Bridge.

Chipeta Park

Playground including toddler equipment, covered picnic area, fishing pond, Tungsten Trail.  To rent facilities, click the link above to go to the town website for contact info.

Mud Lake

The perfect learning environment for naturalists of all ages, Mud Lake is a unique wildlife habitat in western Boulder County. Come share with your family the mystery and beauty of this high-altitude reflecting pool. A great place to hike or snow shoe. Trail is easly for all ages and abilities.

Nederland Ice and Raquet Park

Olympic-sized, outdoor ice rink in the winter – tennis courts in the summer!  Located between the Elementary School and Mud Lake on Co Rd 128W

Nature’s Own

Science and nature store featuring fossils, minerals, handcrafted Onyx and gemstone jewelry.

Nederland Visitor Center

Information about local music, unique shops, diverse cuisine and recreational activities for all ages and abilities. Public restrooms available.

B&F Mountain Market

Local grocery – right across the parking lot from the Carousel!

Mountain People’s Co-Op

Member owned and operated since 1979. Serving our mountain community with other 25 years of dedication to health and well being!  We strive to provide high quality, environmentally sound products to our community.

Mountain Man Outdoor Store

Providing gear and information for many outdoor activities: hiking, backpacking, and camping, and also light archery, frisbee golf, gold panning, and much more!

Indian Peaks Ace Hardware

Traditional hardware store with a friendly touch!  Carries fishing and camping supplies, sells game & fish licenses, and fills propane bottles.

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HOURS

Monday:

11am to 5pm

Tuesday:

CLOSED

Wednesday:

CLOSED

Thursday:

11am to 5pm

Friday:

10am to 5pm

Saturday:

10am to 5pm

Sunday:

10am to 5pm

Last ride of the day at 4:45pm

Call (303) 258-3457 for more information

** SPECIAL THANKSGIVING BREAK HOURS **

11/21 Monday:

11am to 5pm

11/22 Tuesday:

11am to 5pm

11/23 Wednesday:

11am to 5pm

11/24 Thursday:

CLOSED

11/25 Friday:

10am to 5pm