Over five thousand people populate the town, Boulder Creek, in Santa Cruz, California. Boulder Creek used to be called Lorenzo in the 1880s and was known widely as a lumber town. Currently, the town sits seventeen miles north of Santa Cruz and all the natural elements in and nearby the city provide residents with ample activities to pursue. In California's oldest state park, Big Basin, which was built in 1902, residents who enjoy the great outdoors find excitement in all there is to try. Hiking and backpacking are popular pastimes regularly seen in the park with five different level trails to follow, as well as the utilization of the six miles of bike paths. Big Basin is a fantastic place to gather for active hobbies in its magnificent eighteen acres. Rancho Del Oso offers overnight rides to owners of horses; bird watching and water sports like surfing, windsurfing, and kiteboarding are favorites amongst homebuyers visiting the area. Living beneath the redwoods is a humbling experience that buyers looking for homes for sale in Boulder Creek look forward to experiencing.
Community life in the little town is brought out by neighbors gathering at different events and establishments. Whether it be the Nature or History Center in town or attending school events for the kids; fellow homeowners are apart of a tight-knit community. The schools in the area are Boulder Creek Elementary School and San Lorenzo Middle and High Schools. Residents and their children will go through the years together in harmony while living in this quaint city. Town events are held with broad participation such as the wine and art festival, sidewalk parties where neighbors become friends, and parades and holiday dance parties throughout the year. Along with the sense of safety that comes with small town living, homebuyers also find houses with stunning modern and cabin-inspired architecture deep in the woods. Houses for sale usually range between 800-3,000+ square feet and have expansive views of either woodland trees like the famous redwoods, or flowing waterways. If you are interested in buying a home for sale in Boulder Creek, California, please contact us today.
Downtown Boulder Creek block long property includes the historic Old Firemens Hall (1891) and 2 other buildings. Currently 3 retail/commercial spaces + 1 2 bedroom reside...
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