Just up the canyon from Boulder, this sleepy mountain town serves as a gateway to the Indian Peaks Wilderness, with it's myriad options for backpacking, hiking, climbing, and backcountry skiing. In the winter, Eldora is an awesome ski resort just 10 min outside of town.

Top Adventures in Nederland

Drive the Peak to Peak Highway

4.5
55 mi / 705 ft gain

Snowshoe or Cross-Country Ski at Caribou Ranch

4.5
4.2 mi / 750 ft gain

Hike to the Lost Lakes via the Hessie Trail

4 mi / 1000 ft gain

Hike to King Lake

5.0
11 mi / 2500 ft gain
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Tours

AVA Rafting & Zipline

Cliffside Zipline Half Day Tour

$149/person - 1 days

AVA Rafting & Zipline

Mount Evans Via Ferrata Tour

$149/person - 1 days

AVA Rafting & Zipline

24 Hour Backpacking Trip in Rocky Mountain National Park

$289/person - 2 days

AVA Rafting & Zipline

Guided Day hike in Rocky Mountain National Park

$94/person - 1 days

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Nederland camping, hotels, and more

Rollinsville, Colorado

Kelly Dahl

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Pickle Gulch

Black Hawk, Colorado

Cold Springs

Boulder, Colorado

Boulder A-Lodge Cabin

From $149/night

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