Boulder Creek, the last town on Highway 9 on the way to Saratoga, is situated in an ancient old growth redwood forest. The cute, walkable town center features local shops + restaurants. Just outside of town sits Big Basin Redwoods State Park, the oldest state park in California. A 30 minute drive to Santa Cruz and 45 minute drive to Silicon Valley, Boulder Creek is a reasonable commute to good jobs while still feeling a world away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Take a stroll around downtown and explore boutique shops and restaurants. From your morning coffee at Jenna Sue's to a nice family dinner at Scopazzi's, which opened in 1915, Boulder Creek has it all.
Between First Friday Art Walks, the Santa Cruz Mountains Makers Market, and the can't miss Wreath Sale at Camp Joy Gardens, Boulder Creek has established quite a reputation as a gathering place for families and artists.
Just minutes from Boulder Creek sits Big Basin Redwoods State Park, home to majestic old growth redwood trees. Hike through these ancient giants to spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean, lush waterfalls, and more.
Having great schools nearby is a must for families. Highly rated San Lorenzo Valley High School is just north of Felton, which is about a 10 minute drive from downtown Boulder Creek.
Just 30 minutes from Santa Cruz and 45 minutes from San Jose, Boulder Creek offers secluded beauty and a reasonable commute to nearby cities. Highway 9, which winds through ancient redwood trees from Santa Cruz up to Saratoga, is the primary thoroughfare in town. Enjoy the conveniences of a great location and the luxury of a quiet mountain getaway.
Downtown Boulder Creek offers a variety of options for dining and entertainment. Want to swim in the river on a hot summer day? Stop by Junction Park and its community swimming hole. Want to see local artists? Lil Aekse hosts music and art shows throughout the year.
"I have called Santa Cruz home for over 30 years, and my family has even deeper roots here, having started a local organic farm near Boulder Creek in 1967. I am passionate about this community and working hard everyday to help people meet their real estate needs. Specializing in several fields, including Residential, Multi Residential, Commercial and Investment Property, I have represented buyers and sellers throughout Santa Cruz County. My goal is to optimize your real estate buying and selling experience from start to finish."