Colorado Trails

Mountain Lion Breaks into Boulder Home

The big cat is just one of several sighted recently around town.

Mountain lion baring teeth
California Department of Fish and Game

Boulderites, be on the lookout for big cats: Earlier this month, a mountain lion broke into a home, killed the family cat, and remained trapped inside for more than an hour. Residents have also reported other sightings of cougars around town, including on Edgewood Drive and near Settler’s Park.