Founded in 1896, Superior developed from a coal mining background. Today, it is a thriving town comprised of beautiful neighborhoods, open space, trails, and businesses. The town boasts 594 acres of parks, green space and open space, and 27 miles of trails. Outdoor can enjoy the Colorado sunshine in town or in the mountains nearby. Residents also enjoy easy access to Boulder, only 8 miles away, and Denver, which is only 23 miles away.
Superior has a number of dining and shopping options including the Flatirons Mall. In this prime location, events and dining in Boulder, Broomfield, Lafayette, and Louisville are all also easily accessible.