Lafayette is a charming town just 10 miles East of Boulder and 25 miles Northwest of Denver. With a historic district as well as newer housing developments, Lafayette offers small town living with all the conveniences of the neighboring towns and cities. Lafayette residents enjoy easy access to outdoor activities, such as running on the Coal Creek Trail or around Waneka Lake, as well as stunningly panoramic mountain views. It is also home to a fantastic Golf Course, Indian Peaks Golf Course designed by Hale Irwin, as well as a recently remodeled recreation center, the Bob L. Burger Recreation Center.
Lafayette is an ideal place to live whether you work in town or commute to Boulder or a surrounding area. With new businesses springing up in the historic district of Lafayette, residents are able to enjoy a variety of restaurants and cafes as well as events such as the annual Lafayette Peach Festival. Lafayette is also known for its antique shops.