The Cherry Creek Trail is a fairly easy hike, being mostly flat with only a few technical sections. However, one can get in a roughly 14-mile round trip if you do the entire thing (it ends a...
The Colorado Trail offers amazing singletrack, incredible views, some steep high-altitude climbs, and it passes through 6 wilderness areas. It is probably Colorado's best long-distance backpacking...
With more than 2,400 acres of open space, William Frederick Hayden Park on Green Mountain is the second largest park in Lakewood.
The park features a challenging network of multi-use...
Hike through lush forests and open fields that look out on the surrounding Front Country. Most of this trail is on natural surfaces, however there is a section that you'll be hiking on gravel....
Dakota Ridge is an extremely rocky trail high on the Hogback between Denver and the front range. This is a very entertaining trail with rocks and staircases all over the place and some serious...
At the recommendation of a friend, I found myself hiking at Chautauqua Park on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. Definitely not a bad way to spend the day!...
9TH St And Baseline Rd Boulder, CO, 80302
What a view! From the top of the arch, you can see the entire city of Boulder all the way into Denver. Gorgeous!
Things to note:
- The trail itself is...
Royal Arch Trl Boulder, CO, 80302
This park is in an eclectic little nook of Boulder, is wonderfully picturesque, and is well maintained.
We arrived on a Friday around 1:30pm and the...
9 Kneale Rd Eldorado Springs, CO, 80025
We had a beautiful morning hike/walk here. We arrived around 10am and the top car park was busy, still plenty of parking in the bottom lot. By the time we...
3852 Vine St Morrison, CO, 80465
This is a fantastic park! It doesn't have water, but it also doesn't have any bird poop so that's nice! I like how the main part of the park is a great...
Franklin St & 8th St Denver, CO, 80206
Washington Park is my favorite park in Denver! I love how they have the water and fun activities to do on it. They also have a playground for the kids and...
S Downing St & E Louisiana Ave Denver, CO, 80209
One of the best hikes and drives to take! The views are spectacular! I spend a lot of my time is one spot taking in the view or meditating! This is a must...
999 Lookout Mt Rd Lakewood, CO, 80401
If you're in the Boulder area looking for a quick, yet satisfying hike, look no further. This one has easily scalable terrain so don't worry about it being...
4TH St And Mapleton Ave Boulder, CO, 80302
Where has Westlands been all my life? Or at least my parenting life? This park is so freaking awesome!
We met some friends here on Memorial Day and not...
5701 S Quebec St Greenwood Village, CO, 80121
Went for morning walk with the dogs and my husband before work. Needless to say, it was gorgeous outside - skies blue and sun shining. This was a nice mile...
26TH Ave Wheat Ridge, CO, 80033
I've grown up walking around this 1.4 mile loop - and it's still a great place to catch a bite, brew and a work out all in one.
I met my sister and mom...
7306 W Bowles Ave Littleton, CO, 80123
What a beautiful area. We went after some snow fall in January and it was gorgeous. We saw a lot of deer and birds. Our 4 year old lasted about one mile...
4751 Roxborough Dr Littleton, CO, 80125
I was a Colorado tourist when I found this hiking park on yelp. It is situated right in the heart of a neighborhood and neighboring golf course and shopping...
10099 Crooked Stick Trl Lone Tree, CO, 80124
No matter the time of year, a stroll through City Park makes the day just a little bit better. Kind of like a glass of milk - it does a body...
17TH Ave Colorado Blvd Denver, CO, 80238
Today I saw more than two dozen bison! They were damn close, too.
A note to other guests of the park -- do not get out of the car if a bison is close....
6550 Gateway Road Commerce City, CO, 80022
One of the closest places to Denver to get in a hike!
Lots of different loops, directions, can always be a new adventure.
Parking lot is good size, but...
1103 Hwy 26 Golden, CO, 80401
After a nice morning run along Cherry Creek Trail, thought I would update an old review.
Its still a mess. Despite Denver City's token efforts to clean it...
2200 15th St Denver, CO, 80202
I love Sloan's Lake Park. It's a beautiful oasis in the middle of Denver. Despite being born and raised in such a landlocked state (I didn't know what a...
Sheridan Blvd & W 17th Ave Denver, CO, 80219
As a non-kayaker, and merely a walker arounder, I loved this park. Well maintained grounds with easy access down to the river. A friend told me while we...
1201 10th St Golden, CO, 80401
I'm going to let you in
In on a little secret
To the upper lot
A little hard to find
Search the web for it
Small parking lot
But the walk to th3...
S Brook Forest Rd Evergreen, CO, 80439
Lair O' the Bear is an incredible park. It has hiking/biking trails, a stream, picnic areas with grills, a bathroom with toilet paper (no sink), and...
22600 State Hwy 74 Idledale, CO, 80453
Great park. Very interactive, plenty to do, unique space as a whole.
Cool area of town.
Wow wow wow! This was a highlight of our trip to Colorado. We had a 4.7 mile hike with over 1000 feet in elevation increase without killing ourselves....
Heritage Rd Golden, CO, 80401
Great outdoor adventure just a short drive from Downtown Dever. They offer guided tours and an indoor exhibit with hands-on materials for kids of all ages.
16831 W Alameda Pkwy Morrison, CO, 80465
This is an extremely easily accessible park to check our for a quick hike before a lunch/brunch in Evergreen.
There are a number of trails that are very...
Evergreen, CO 80439 Evergreen, CO, 80439
I'm new to the area, like from the Great Plains MidWest "new", and this was an amazing discovery. I'm not an "outdoorsy" person by any means, while my other...
12491 Waterton Canyon Littleton, CO, 80127
Love this park ! See different things everyday I go . I even Love this place more in the winter . Just Beautiful!!
4201 S Parker Rd Aurora, CO, 80016
This is a great park! We stopped here on the way to the airport to let the kids expel some energy and it was awesome! They have a great walking path around...
9351 W Jewell Ave Lakewood, CO, 80232
HOW have I lived in Arvada for a year and a half and not discovered this gem!? We found this park hunting Pokemon one day (nerds... I know) and have been...
7030 Garrison St Arvada, CO, 80001
I decided to explore this trail and bike it instead of my normal up-Wash-Park-down-Cherry-Creek-Trail-into-Confluence-Park-and-then-north ride in May...I...
S Platte Canyon Littleton, CO, 80204
This was a great warm-up hike for the first of the season (and the first for my dog). The initial up-hill, which is about .75 miles, is killer when you...
4758 Hwy 93 Golden, CO, 80403
The trails in this park are amazing. But beware: this entire park offers very limited shade. So lather on the sun screen, bring a hat and glasses, lots of...
90 South Valley Rd Littleton, CO, 80127
We hiked here last Saturday afternoon after worked half day. Didn't want to go too far from home, that's was a very good choice!
We been here years ago...
25303 Belcher Hill Rd Golden, CO, 80403
We love this park! They did an amazing job! Great for picnics, bike riding, scootering, skating, etc. Tons of grass, and during the summer they turn on the...
38TH Ave And Kipling St Wheat Ridge, CO, 80033
Great place for a nice walk/hike. The parking certainly filled up by 10.30am, luckily that's when we were leaving.
You can walk as long or short as you...
13896 Grizzly Dr Littleton, CO, 80127
Cedar Gulch Hike: Located 25-30 minutes from Denver, the Mt. Galbraith Loop is a fun moderate day hike. The rocky trail features panoramic views of the...
21992 Golden Gate Canyon Rd Golden, CO, 80403
Yeah for the great outdoors!
Right outside of denver, right off the highway.
A number of different options and wonderful views!
Creek crossings, some trees,...
1103 Co Rd 93 Golden, CO, 80401
great place! i wanted to to try a new place and this place is close to home. there are a lot of trees so it's shady on a sunny day. the lake is pretty...
3301 W 46th Ave Denver, CO, 80211
The bike park is awesome, lots of options for every skill level - pump track, dirt jumps, and a cross-country trail loop. Cool place to practice and learn....
1200 W Florida Ave Denver, CO, 80223
Great escape from the city streets! Trail running, single track, hiking.
Fabulous view overlooking Denver.
1000 S Rooney Rd Morrison, CO, 80465
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