Do you turn to you smartphone or tablet for answers to almost everything? They’re convenient to find information, wherever you are. Mobile apps can save you time to find information that you’re frequently looking for. If you’re a Boulder resident, you’re in luck, as there are many apps that have been created to connect you with local information. So we took a leap, to find the best mobile apps to connect Boulder county residents with local info, and gathered them all up right here:
The easiest way to report a repair needed for City of Boulder infrastructure is with the Inquire Boulder app (iOS and Android). Whether it is a pothole, broken parking meter, or graffiti on public property, you can easily submit a photo, and the city will be notified by your phone’s location, to get it fixed.
If you have high school age children in your household that attend a school in Boulder county, the BoCo Preps app (iOS and Android) will help you easily find the stories of their teams by the Daily Camera writers.
Boulder Happy Hours
Whether you’re looking to celebrate a special occasion, or unwinding after a busy workday, the Boulder Happy Hours app (iOS and Android) will help you find a deal. Take a look by restaurant/bar for the happy hour special that day. Drink responsibly, and call a cab through the app to safely get to or from happy hour.
Best of Boulder
You’re probably familiar with the Best of Boulder voting each spring in Boulder county that is ran by Boulder Weekly. This is the mobile app (iOS and Android) to help you find the best food, drinks, entertainment and more. You can view Best of Boulder awards businesses have received, and nominate them for the next survey. Some businesses even have offers you can redeem, just by having the mobile app and showing the offer to redeem.
Boulder County Trails 2
If you enjoy hiking, biking, trail horseback riding, or walking the dog in Boulder’s parks and open spaces, the Boulder County Trails 2 app (iOS and Android) will connect you with helpful trail maps, information and trail reports. Even if you’ve hiked and biked extensively in Boulder parks, you’re still likely going to discover trails that you’ve never been on.
Beers of Boulder
Breweries are aplenty in Boulder County! If you prefer your water with hops and malts, or just starting to explore the local micro-brewing scene, the Beers of Boulder app (iOS and Android), will help you find hidden treasures. With a convenient glossary and the “knowledge and advice” section will turn you into a brew connoisseur in no time.
While you’re out and about exploring Boulder, be sure to check out 8z Real Estate’s 8z HomeSpotter app on iOS and Android. If you discover a neighborhood you love, you can easily explore the neighborhood by homes for sale, by using the HomeSpotter feature, which uses your phone’s GPS and displays the nearest real estate for sale.