National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

January 20, 2021

National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) has another trailhead with access to many open space trails. You can go into the building to check out their cool atmospheric exhibits or use the public restroom. It is not very crowded, has a big parking lot and lots of space to mosey around with great views of the city and the mountains. 

About the Exhibits

Touch a cloud, consider chaos, steer a hurricane, explore climate, take a look at the Sun, and browse art galleries. At the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, CO, our exhibits will take you on a hands-on journey through the world of weather and climate.

Exhibit areas include: