“What is your favorite hike?” I asked my chiropractor yesterday.
“It’s the trail that climbs up between the First and Second Flatirons,” he replied. The four Flatirons are the very symbol of Boulder.
That was enough to get me there today. I had seen the trail on maps, but assumed that it was only for rock climbers.
The trail does climb steeply from Chautauqua Park for 1,450 feet to the saddle between the First and Second Flatiron. The climb took me four hours this morning, although it was only a 3 mile round trip.
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