Craft breweries abound in and around Boulder, making it the idea destination for craft beer enthusiast. With a wide variety of organic brews, patios with great views and endless fun events, you’ll never have so much fun tasting your favorites. The majority of the 20 area breweries have tasting rooms, and most offer tours so you can see what goes on behind the scenes.
The Boulder Beer Trail
The Boulder Beer Trail is the perfect way to get the most from your Boulder brewery experience. A fun way to visit the breweries is on a bike, and Boulder provides maps with easy-to-follow directions and suggestions so you can hit as many places as you would like. For a biking break, you can choose to jump on one of the many city buses, which all have bike racks for your convenience.
The Boulder Beer Trail Brochurelists every brewery as well as the distilleries and wineries in Boulder, and they are grouped together in areas. You can take a quick look to find out hours, tour information, food options, entertainment, and allergy information like if a brewery offers gluten-free beer. Get a taste of the beers of the Boulder area at:
J Wells Brewery
BRU Handbuilt Ales & Eats
Asher Brewing Company
New Planet Brewery
Avery Brewing Company
Upslope Brewing Company
Vindication Brewing Company
There are also many festivals and tours that are held throughout the year. The spring offers multiple festivals including Boulder Strong Ale Fest and Taste of Pearl. During the summer months, be sure to check-out Boulder Craft Beer Festival in Downtown Boulder, and Green. Beer. Fest., a daylong craft beer festival held at Central Park Bandshell. Festivals are great times to plan a trip to the area and take advantage of all that Boulder has to offer by making a weekend out of it.
The Ideal Lodging Spot for the Brew Aficionado
After a long day exploring Boulder’s best breweries, unwind at Renaissance Flatiron. Enjoy dinner at our onsite Flatz Restaurant, where you can relax on our patio and enjoy the fire pit in the evenings. You can work off your craft brews with a workout in our modern fitness center, which features a variety of free weights, medicine balls, and cardiovascular equipment. If you prefer to relax during your downtime, we have an indoor pool as well as a heated whirlpool outside where you can enjoy beautiful mountain views.
At the end of the day retire to your suite which offers ample room for your enjoyment. Each room has Bluetooth speakers, HD TV, wireless internet, a refrigerator, and luxurious bedding. Our Boulder hotel services and amenities will help you wake up energized and ready for another day of brewery hopping around Boulder.