Boulder Falls in Boulder Canyon, Boulder, CO. So beautiful. The waterfalls are so nice and the sound is so restful and brings my soul such peace. Boulder Colorado, Colorado Boulder, Favorite Places, Beautiful Places, Colorado Beautiful, Travel Tips, Boulder Fall, Boulder Canyon, Colorado Usa
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Boulder Falls is located 11 miles west of Boulder, on the north side of Boulder Canyon Drive (SR 119) between Boulder and Nederland. It consists of five acres of mining claims that were given to the City of Boulder by Charles G. Buckingham, president and co-founder of Buckingham Brothers Bank (now Norwest Bank). Buckingham had held a U.S. Patent since 1881 on the American Mill site that included the Falls. He donated it to the City of Boulder for recreational purposes in 1914, hence "saving this beautiful spot from the encroachment of the great tungsten boom."