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    Walden Ponds and Sawhill Ponds

    • 75th St. & Valmont St.
      Boulder, CO 80302
    • (303) 441-3950  |  Fax: (303) 678-6180
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    Great for: Birds, water systems, nature Walden Ponds and Sawhill Ponds
    There are some 24 ponds between these two preserves, which are located a half-mile apart in northeast Boulder, and they are teaming with birds. Sawhill Ponds even has strategically located bird blinds for viewers. And near the Walden Ponds parking area, a walkway at Cottonwood Marsh gives visitors an inside look at tree swallows in nest boxes.


    Resources: Use this Walden Ponds Nature Detectives Map to keep the little ones engaged.
    Here's a bird list for Walden Ponds.

    Hiking Trails
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    • Free Parking:
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    • Dogs Allowed (on leash):
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    • Difficulty: Easy:
    • Estimated Time: < 1 hour: