Residents enjoy all of these outstanding amenities for less than half of what residents of some nearby communities pay!
> Colorado National Golf Club
> Vista Ridge Community Center
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From Denver:Take I-25 north to Highway 7 (exit 229). Head west on Highway 7 for two miles, and you’ll see Vista Ridge on the north side of the road.
From Boulder:From US 36, head east on Highway 7 for approximately 13 miles. Vista Ridge is on the north side of Highway 7, just two miles west of I-25.
Vista Ridge is located two miles west of I-25 on Highway 7 – the perfect Northern Colorado golf community for people who want to live only a short drive away from Denver, Boulder, Denver International Airport, Flatiron Crossing and Interlocken.
Situated directly across Highway 7 from Broomfield and just east of Lafayette, Vista Ridge is five minutes south of Erie's historic Old Town. It's also less than a half hour from Denver and Boulder, and 20 minutes to Denver International Airport using E-470. Plus, with the Northwest Parkway one mile south of the community, Vista Ridge residents are able to reach Interlocken and Flatiron Crossing Shopping Mall in just 15 minutes. What’s more, in addition to the Colorado National Golf Club and Community Center, Vista Ridge is near several great skiing, hiking and nature-walking areas.
Vista Ridge also offers convenient access to grocery shopping, retail stores and restaurants. The Larkridge Regional Retail Center, located just two-and-a-half miles away on Highway 7, houses retail stores such as Sears Grand, Bed, Bath and Beyond, Home Depot, Circuit City, Pier 1 Imports, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Office Max and PetSmart; restaurants include Starbucks Coffee, Chili’s Bar & Grill, Gunther Toody’s Diner, Chick-fil-A and Village Inn, among others.
Vista Ridge is part of the St. Vrain Valley School District. The community’s children attend Black Rock Elementary School (located within Vista Ridge), Erie Middle School, the new state-of-the-art Erie High School, and the private Vista Ridge Academy. The new 52,000-square-foot Black Rock elementary school opened in the Fall of 2008. St. Vrain schools historically score well above average on student test scores.