Living in Rex Ranch: Top Things to Do in Erie, CO

Rex Ranch is the ideal community if you have a passion for the outdoors and desire a small-town feel. There are plenty of things to do in Erie, CO, that make life in The Centennial State enjoyable for all ages and lifestyles. Explore our guide to help picture your life at Rex Ranch.

Year-Round Outdoor Activities & Events 

Living in Rex Ranch provides you with easy access to an array of outdoor activities in Boulder County. You’ll be a short drive from Golden Gate Canyon State Park, which offers hiking and biking trails, campgrounds and rock climbing for every type of adventure seeker. If you’re looking to beat the summer heat, nearby Boulder Reservoir is an ideal spot to spend an afternoon. The 700-acre, multi-use recreation facility is home to popular activities like boating, swimming, sunbathing, fishing and more. Other outdoor things to do in Erie, CO, include:

  • Observe wildlife in its natural habitat at the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge.
  • Hit the links at Saddleback Golf Course or Todd Creek Golf Club.
  • Visit the Butterfly Pavilion and discover the wonders of nature’s hidden heroes.
  • Spend the day in Denver and take a stroll through the Denver Botanic Gardens.

If you’re searching for an activity closer to home, the Town of Erie also hosts multiple community events throughout the year, such as Breakfast with Santa and Movies in the Park. The Erie Chamber of Commerce also hosts the annual Town Fair and Hot Air Balloon Festival.

Shopping, Dining, & Entertainment

Historic Old Town Erie is dotted with restaurants along the town’s vibrant Briggs Street. Whether you’re in the mood for a pint of seasonal beer at Echo Brewing or a burger at Lazy Dog Bar & Grill, you’ll find plenty of restaurants in Erie, CO, to satisfy any taste. Don’t forget to check out Miner’s Tavern and 24 Carrot Bistro, named Best of Boulder East County in 2016 by Boulder Weekly.

Additionally, Rex Ranch is ideally situated 25 minutes from Boulder. The city was named America’s Foodiest Town by Bon Appétit, with Pearl Street recognized as one of the Top 10 Foodie Streets in the U.S. by Food & Wine Magazine.

Experience the Luxury of Rex Ranch

Rex Ranch is a dynamic community with new homes in Erie, CO, that offers a small-town feel and contemporary pace of life that appeals to all ages. When you live here, you’ll enjoy stunning mountain views, extensive trails, access to championship golf courses and more. With over 200 days of sunshine per year, Rex Ranch provides outdoor enthusiasts with endless options for outdoor fun.

Taylor Morrison offers a beautiful new collection of homes inspired by the way you live within Boulder County, giving residents access to the acclaimed Boulder Valley school district. We blend innovative architecture with functional, spacious layouts ranging from 2,188 – 3,633 square feet. Floor plans offer up to six bedrooms, main floor owner’s suites, multi-gen suite options, included 3 car garages with optional 4 car garages, and well-appointed luxurious kitchens. If you’re looking for the perfect location to enjoy the ultimate Coloradan lifestyle, Rex Ranch is ready to welcome you home.

Did any of these amazing things to do in Erie, CO, catch your eye? When you live at Rex Ranch, you’ll be close to various outdoor adventures, restaurants, entertainment and more. Explore Taylor Morrison’s new construction homes in Erie, CO, to find your new home base.

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