Open Space

Lafayette Open Spaces are home to hundreds of plant and wildlife species and offer over 20 miles of trails for you to enjoy. With 1,640 acres of designated properties, there is opportunity for all to experience the splendor of the Front Range right outside your backdoor. 

Learn more about the wonders of Coal Creek, stories behind historic barns, or the myriad of birds in Open Space at one of our educational programs, hosted year-round. 

  1. Apply to join the Lafayette Open Space Advisory Committee (LOSAC)

    The application period is ongoing and will remain open until position is filled Learn more and apply
  2. Coal Creek Bank Repair and Trail Realignment

    A project to repair erosion and realign the Coal Creek Trail has begun Read on...
  3. Electric Lawn Equipment

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