NCAR Mesa Lab

From the Airport to Boulder

  • Exit Denver International Airport via Pena Boulevard
  • Follow traffic signs to "Denver", via I-70 westbound
  • Exit I-70 on to I-270, direction "Fort Collins/Boulder"
  • Stay on I-270 as it merges with US 36, direction "Boulder"


From Boulder exit to Foothills Lab

  • Continue on US 36 to Boulder until you reach the "Foothills Parkway" Exit. This is the same exit as the Table Mesa Drive Exit. The exit splits and you bear right for Table Mesa Drive and left for the Foothills Parkway.
  • Proceed north on Foothills Parkway until you reach Valmont Road
  • Turn East (right), then take the first left onto 47th Street.
  • Turn right on Mitchell Lane at the "UCAR Foothills IV" sign
  • Continue to the stopsign and then turn left
  • Follow the road around to the back of the last building


Map from airport

Map of Boulder

Building locations


Ground Transportation

Bus Routes and Schedules:

Take SkyRide Route AB to Boulder

303.299.6000, press 1-2-1.

Shuttle Service:

SuperShuttle Denver/Boulder


DIA Ground Transportation Link


Hotel Information

Boulder Hotels



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Emily Doremire