Directly adjacent to the university's main campus and located just a couple hundred "feet" from the university memorial center, The Ledges provides unequaled access to the entire campus.
All of the university's amenities, activities, cultural and academic resources and classrooms, laboratories and lecture halls are only a short walk away.
Upon completion of the new gateway plaza transit center, the 16th st. at broadway underpass and the linked gateway plazas (all scheduled for dec. 2010) getting to and from campus and The Ledges will be even more safe, easy and convenient then it already is.
Need to go to downtown Boulder? just a few short steps from The Ledges, jump on the rtd "skip" and be "on the mall" in a few short minutes.
Need to catch a plane? take the same few steps and catch the rtd "skyride" express to denver international airport!
Going skiing? ride the rtd to eldora mountain ski resort (16 miles) or get out of Boulder quickly and easily by heading directly south on broadway two short miles.
Heading out for a bike ride? The Ledges is located directly across from one of Boulder’s main connector (off street) bike paths providing direct access to Boulder’s 300+ miles of bike paths and trails.
Living at The Ledges makes it fun and convenient to get anywhere on campus, in Boulder or even around the rest of colorado.
Onsite parking helps facilitate getting to the few places that require going to by car.
Comfort & livability
The Ledges offers superior contemporary residences specifically designed for the needs and lifestyles of today’s university students.
Distinctive and spacious floor plans offer a variety of lifestyle choices. flats, townhome, skyloft and penthouse configurations provide a unique mix of living styles all in one building.
The mixture of private residence common areas and the courtyard commons area provide different areas for mixing socially with roommates and other residents of The Ledges.
Private decks and patios present dramatic views of the campus and the mountains and personal space to enjoy Boulder’s "outdoor lifestyle".
Each residence has been explicitly designed to provide all of the amenities commonly found in luxury condominium homes creating an unparalleled environment for today’s university student.
All of the residences have individual thermostatically controlled heating and air conditioning systems and operable windows allowing for complete control over the living environment.
Security & safety
An exterior surveillance system, electronic-keyless security locks, secured building access and safe & secure solid core entry doors provide a safe and secure environment for all residents of The Ledges.
A full sprinkler fire suppression system, fire detection system and carbon monoxide detection systems (all bedrooms & common areas) provide unprecedebnted protection of all of the residents of The Ledges.
Privacy & serenity
Private secured bedrooms, private en-suite bathrooms and upscale privacy wood window coverings provide exceptional personal privacy for all residents of The Ledges.
Inter & intra residence sound insulation, solid core sound insulating interior doors and noise insulating concrete slab construction minimize inter & intra residence sound transmission.
CU / Boulder lifestyle
Few university environments in the world can offer what the university of colorado at Boulder does; a unparralled learning environment located in a very avant garde supportive and upscale small town with all of the ammenties of a large city.
Boulder’s "outdoor lifestyle" is a bit of a cliché but one that is entirely accurate. biking, hiking, skiing, running, sailing, swimming, fishing … it is all part of the Boulder "outdoor lifestyle".
Recognized worldwide has a global leader in environmental management, health and fitness pioneering, technological innovation and for its entrepreneural spirit, Boulder is the ideal environment.