E-bike regulations are changing on July 1. Class 1 & 2 e-bikes will be allowed on natural surface trails east of Broadway/Hwy 93 and Boulder Canyon Trail, Chapman Drive and Wonderland Lake.
At the June 1, 2023 Boulder City Council meeting, council voted 7-0 to approve the use of Class 1 and 2 e-bikes on some OSMP open space trails. This change will go into effect on July 1.
Boulder City Council will consider e-bikes on certain Open Space & Mountain Parks trails at a city council meeting with a public hearing on Thursday, June 1.
BMA agrees with the OSMP staff recommendation that the OSMP charter should be amended to include e-biking as a passive recreational activity permissible on open space and allowed only on certain designated trails.
The OSMP Open Space Board of Trustees will be taking public comment on Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 6 p.m. regarding staff’s proposal to allow e-bikes on certain open space trails. Here’s an update on that process and of eMTB access in Boulder County.
Here’s an update from the City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) staff about the ongoing e-bike evaluation.