2017 Summer Institute Directions

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You will find the following information on this page:

  • Driving directions entering Boulder from the South (Denver area)
  • Driving directions entering Boulder from the North
  • Walking directions from the parking garage to the meeting rooms
  • Transportation from the airport
  • Transportation around Boulder


DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO C4C UNDERGROUND GARAGE:

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From the South (Denver area):

  1. From the Denver area take U.S. 36 west toward Boulder.
  2. Exit U.S. 36 onto Baseline Road upon entering Boulder. Turn left at the light, and follow Baseline Road several blocks until you reach Broadway. Turn right onto Broadway.
  3. Take the first right on Regent Drive, then take the second possible left driveway. Immediately turn right down the ramp to the C4C Underground lot. Look for a SGD parking monitor.
  4. Permits are REQUIRED to park in this lot. Permits will be distributed between 7:15 and 8:00 on June 6 and June 7 at the entrance to the lot. The project is not responsible for fines.
  5. Park on Level 1. You should exit the stairs on the northeast corner of Level 1 in the garage.

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From the North:

  1. Take Foothills Parkway (CO 157) South, into Boulder.
  2. Turn right (West) onto Colorado Avenue. Drive 1.2 miles.
  3. Turn left onto Regent Drive. Drive 0.5 miles.
  4. Turn right into the parking lot. Immediate turn right down the ramp to the C4C Underground lot. Look for a SGD parking monitor.
  5. Permits are REQUIRED to park in this lot. Permits will be distributed between 7:15 and 8:00 on June 6 and June 7 at the entrance to the lot. The project is not responsible for fines.

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WALKING DIRECTIONS FROM PARKING TO MEETING ROOMS
Park on Level 1. You will exit the parking garage via the stairs in the NE corner of the garage. Exit the Street Level. Look away from the C4C building and you will see a pedestrian underpass and the planetarium. Walk toward the planetarium, past it, past the next building and left into the courtyard. There will be signs along the way. Meetings will be held at the Kittredge Central building SOUTH entrance, 2480 Kittredge Loop Drive.

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TRANSPORTATION TO/FROM THE DENVER AIRPORT:

Driving from Denver International Airport (DIA) to parking lot near the meeting venue. Drive time between the Denver International Airport and Boulder is approximately 45 minutes with low traffic.

  1. From DIA, follow Peña Boulevard (10 miles) south to I-70, and exit onto I-70 west. Follow I-70 west to I-270 west. I-270 merges into U.S. 36 west and takes you into Boulder (about 23 miles).
  2. Exit U.S. 36 onto Baseline Road upon entering Boulder. Turn left at the light, and follow Baseline Road several blocks until you reach Broadway. Turn right onto Broadway. The CU campus will be on your right.
  3. Take the first right on Regent Drive, then take the second possible left driveway. Immediately turn right down the ramp to the C4C Underground lot. Look for a SGD parking monitor.
  4. Permits are REQUIRED to park in this lot. Permits will be distributed between 7:15 and 8:00 on June 6 and June 7 at the entrance to the lot. The project is not responsible for fines.


Airport Shuttle Services:
If you are staying in the Kittredge Central Dorms: the address is 2480 Kittredge Loop Drive, Boulder, CO 80310; phone: 303-492-0033


Green Ride Shuttle: http://greenrideboulder.com/ 303-997-0238 / 1-888-472-6656

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED – Can be made by phone or online, must prepay with credit card.
How to get to the Green Ride Shuttle you land at DIA:
  • Outbound Green Ride Shuttles load on Level 5 Baggage Claim, Island 5, Outside Door 504 (West side of the Terminal). If you have a confirmed reservation, you may simply proceed to our loading area. We depart hourly, 30 minutes after the hour (h:30). We have a booth located on Level 5 to assist you if you require ticketing, miss your reservation, or need help with any of your travel needs.


SuperShuttle: http://www.supershuttle.com/Locations/DENBoulderDIAExpressAirportShuttle.aspx 303-370-1300 / 1-800-258-3826

How to get to SuperShuttle after you land at DIA:
  • Follow the signs to Level 5 Baggage Claim and collect your luggage. Proceed to the SuperShuttle ticket counter to speak with a SuperShuttle Customer Service Representative. The ticket counter is located between the women's restroom and the ground transportation booth on the southwest side of the terminal, and is staffed from 6:00 AM to 11:30 PM daily.


Public Transportation: http://www.rtd-denver.com/skyride.shtml Public transportation from the airport to Boulder is available via the AB/Skyride bus of the Regional Transportation District (RTD) bus system. Cost is $9 one-way, paid in cash on the bus, no change given. Some stops have pre-purchase kiosks that accepts credit cards. Buses run approximately hourly between Boulder and the airport. Buses depart DIA from the 5th level, West terminal, outside of door #506. RTD Bus service – drops off ½ mile from the hotel at Broadway and Baseline Road


Rental Car Agencies Located at the Denver International Airport
Advantage www.advantage.com
Enterprise www.enterprise.com
Alamo www.alamo.com
Hertz www.hertz.com
Avis www.avis.com National www.nationalcar.com
Budget www.budget.com
Payless www.paylesscarrental.com
Dollar www.dollar.com


TRANSPORTATION AROUND BOULDER:


Taxi service is readily available, including Uber. The largest being Boulder Yellow Cab/Ztrip