Best mountains in Denver

Check out the top mountains in Denver, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Park Meadows Mall
1. Park Meadows Mall
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28 local reviews
Park Meadows Mall, Lone Tree
Bus stationTransit stationPoint of interest
Daniel & Aaron bnbbetter
Huge mall with a mountain log cabin style interior and enormous fireplaces.
Ames & Liz
Park Meadows is a sprawling shopping experience with great restaurants in and near. It has a beautiful mountai…
Nadine
Massive Mall, close to our location. Something for everyone! Only 10 minutes drive away.
1. Park Meadows Mall
1. Park Meadows Mall
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28 local reviews
Park Meadows Mall, Lone Tree
Daniel & Aaron bnbbetter
Daniel & Aaron bnbbetter
Huge mall with a mountain log cabin style interior and enormous fireplaces.
Ames & Liz
Ames & Liz
Park Meadows is a sprawling shopping experience with great restaurants in and near. It has a beautiful mountain lodge ambiance.
Nadine
Nadine
Massive Mall, close to our location. Something for everyone! Only 10 minutes drive away.
2. REI
2. REI
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56 local reviews
1416 Platte Street, Denver
Closed now
+1 303-756-3100
Bicycle storeShoe storeClothing store
Jamie and Ryan
Flagship Denver Store. If you need anything for your trip to the mountains, they'll have it here!
Micah
One of the flagship stores - worth visiting if you need something for the mountains
Joe
This is one of two REI flag ship stores in the country. It is huge and beautiful in an old historic building …
2. REI
2. REI
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56 local reviews
1416 Platte Street, Denver
Closed now
+1 303-756-3100
Jamie and Ryan
Jamie and Ryan
Flagship Denver Store. If you need anything for your trip to the mountains, they'll have it here!
Micah
Micah
One of the flagship stores - worth visiting if you need something for the mountains
Joe
Joe
This is one of two REI flag ship stores in the country. It is huge and beautiful in an old historic building by Confluence Park.
3. Denver Museum of Nature & Science
3. Denver Museum of Nature & Science
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125 local reviews
2001 Colorado Boulevard, Denver
Closed now
+1 303-370-6000
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Greg
About a half-hour walk from the house, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science is just that.. A solid museum, wi…
Neil
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is the Rocky Mountain region’s leading resource for informal science edu…
Katie & Connor
The Museum of Nature & Science is great for rainy days or watching an IMAX show. There are always new exhibit…
3. Denver Museum of Nature & Science
3. Denver Museum of Nature & Science
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125 local reviews
2001 Colorado Boulevard, Denver
Closed now
+1 303-370-6000
Greg
Greg
About a half-hour walk from the house, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science is just that.. A solid museum, with engaging rotating exhibits…
Neil
Neil
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is the Rocky Mountain region’s leading resource for informal science education. A variety of exhibitio…
Katie & Connor
Katie & Connor
The Museum of Nature & Science is great for rainy days or watching an IMAX show. There are always new exhibits to explore. Plus the views …
4. Coors Field
4. Coors Field
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100 local reviews
2001 Blake Street, Denver
Closed now
+1 303-292-0200
StadiumPoint of interestEstablishment
Josh
Even when the Rockies aren't very good, still one of the best ballparks in all of baseball. Cheap tix are alm…
Shad
Home of the Rockies. The 76-acre Coors Field stands at 20th and Blake streets in Denver's lower downtown/Ballp…
Cory
Coors Field is one of the best places in the country to watch a baseball game. Great seating, views of the mo…
4. Coors Field
4. Coors Field
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100 local reviews
2001 Blake Street, Denver
Closed now
+1 303-292-0200
Josh
Josh
Even when the Rockies aren't very good, still one of the best ballparks in all of baseball. Cheap tix are almost always available. Awesome…
Shad
Shad
Home of the Rockies. The 76-acre Coors Field stands at 20th and Blake streets in Denver's lower downtown/Ballpark Neighborhood. Fans sitting…
Cory
Cory
Coors Field is one of the best places in the country to watch a baseball game. Great seating, views of the mountains, and good eats make th…
5. Colorado State Capitol
5. Colorado State Capitol
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36 local reviews
200 East Colfax Avenue, Denver
Closed now
+1 303-866-2604
Local government officePoint of interestEstablishment
Jon and Carol
Go to the steps facing the mountains (West) and you will see a spot marked 5280. Standing there you will be …
Emma
As a lobbyist for people with disabilities, I spend a lot of time at the Capitol and it's really beautiful. Yo…
Tara
You're welcome inside the State Capitol M-F only.
5. Colorado State Capitol
5. Colorado State Capitol
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36 local reviews
200 East Colfax Avenue, Denver
Closed now
+1 303-866-2604
Jon and Carol
Jon and Carol
Go to the steps facing the mountains (West) and you will see a spot marked 5280. Standing there you will be one mile above sea level. Good…
Emma
Emma
As a lobbyist for people with disabilities, I spend a lot of time at the Capitol and it's really beautiful. You can get a free tour & get al…
Tara
Tara
You're welcome inside the State Capitol M-F only.
6. City Park
6. City Park
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132 local reviews
City Park, Denver
NeighborhoodPolitical
Cynthia
City Park is in walking distance from my house, and it's great for strolling. There are plenty of trails and a…
Tonya
Great place for a run or walk around the park. The park includes both the Denver Zoo and Denver Museum of Natu…
Ryan & Maia
Denver's largest park, has several lakes, spectacular mountain views, a public golf course, flower gardens and…
6. City Park
6. City Park
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132 local reviews
City Park, Denver
Cynthia
Cynthia
City Park is in walking distance from my house, and it's great for strolling. There are plenty of trails and an iconic lake to circle. If yo…
Tonya
Tonya
Great place for a run or walk around the park. The park includes both the Denver Zoo and Denver Museum of Nature & Science. From the east si…
Ryan & Maia
Ryan & Maia
Denver's largest park, has several lakes, spectacular mountain views, a public golf course, flower gardens and a hiking/jogging trail that i…
7. Lookout Mountain Rd
7. Lookout Mountain Rd
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12 local reviews
Lookout Mountain Rd, Golden
Route
Colorado
Lookout Mountain is a favorite drive for a day of touring in the mountains. Ionic views of continental divide…
Whitney
For those who would prefer not to hike but still want to partake in CO's natural beauty. Lookout Mountain is …
Dawnelle
Drive, hike, trail run, mountain bike or road bike up to the top of Lookout and experience some of the best vi…
7. Lookout Mountain Rd
7. Lookout Mountain Rd
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12 local reviews
Lookout Mountain Rd, Golden
Colorado
Colorado
Lookout Mountain is a favorite drive for a day of touring in the mountains. Ionic views of continental divide.
Whitney
Whitney
For those who would prefer not to hike but still want to partake in CO's natural beauty. Lookout Mountain is a favorite drive for a day of …
Dawnelle
Dawnelle
Drive, hike, trail run, mountain bike or road bike up to the top of Lookout and experience some of the best views of Denver and Golden, Colo…
8. Washington Park
8. Washington Park
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94 local reviews
701 S Franklin St, Denver
NeighborhoodPolitical
Nancy
Beautiful park with lakes, mountain views.
Susan and Matt
Great 3 mile loop around outside of park for jogging or walking the dog. Good place to sun in the meadow, an…
Nicholas
Beautiful Park, lots of activities
8. Washington Park
8. Washington Park
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94 local reviews
701 S Franklin St, Denver
Nancy
Nancy
Beautiful park with lakes, mountain views.
Susan and Matt
Susan and Matt
Great 3 mile loop around outside of park for jogging or walking the dog. Good place to sun in the meadow, and people watch. Also best sun…
Nicholas
Nicholas
Beautiful Park, lots of activities
9. Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge
9. Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge
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13 local reviews
6550 Gateway Road, Commerce City
+1 303-289-0930
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Grace
The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge is a 15,988-acre National Wildlife Refuge located adjacen…
Christina
Bison with Denver skyline & Rocky Mountain background.
Joleen
Free Nature Refuge. Great short hikes and wild life viewing (try and find the wild buffalo that roam the park…
9. Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge
9. Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge
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13 local reviews
6550 Gateway Road, Commerce City
+1 303-289-0930
Grace
Grace
The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge is a 15,988-acre National Wildlife Refuge located adjacent to Commerce City, Colorado, …
Christina
Christina
Bison with Denver skyline & Rocky Mountain background.
Joleen
Joleen
Free Nature Refuge. Great short hikes and wild life viewing (try and find the wild buffalo that roam the park, incredible), just a short dr…
10. Alderfer/Three Sisters Park East Trailhead
10. Alderfer/Three Sisters Park East Trailhead
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13 local reviews
30357 Buffalo Park Road, Evergreen
Closed now
+1 303-271-5925
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Matthew and Hannah
This is literally in our back yard! You can hike/bike directly from the house and access all the trails. You…
Cassie
A fairly close to town park with great, moderate difficulty mountain trails. Have some fantastic views of the …
Gina
25 minutes away, in Evergreen. This is yet another beautiful park for hiking. This park is also well known for…
10. Alderfer/Three Sisters Park East Trailhead
10. Alderfer/Three Sisters Park East Trailhead
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13 local reviews
30357 Buffalo Park Road, Evergreen
Closed now
+1 303-271-5925
Matthew and Hannah
Matthew and Hannah
This is literally in our back yard! You can hike/bike directly from the house and access all the trails. You can hike up Evergreen Mountai…
Cassie
Cassie
A fairly close to town park with great, moderate difficulty mountain trails. Have some fantastic views of the mountains from some boulders a…
Gina
Gina
25 minutes away, in Evergreen. This is yet another beautiful park for hiking. This park is also well known for being a spectacular place for…
11. Coors Brewery Tour
11. Coors Brewery Tour
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50 local reviews
13th Street, Golden
Closed now
+1 800-642-6116
FoodPoint of interestEstablishment
Shad
See and taste traditional brewing in the Rocky Mountains! The brewery experience includes a 30-minute self-pac…
Benjamin & Kim
The Coors Brewery tour is free. An extra bonus there is ice cold Rocky Mountain Beer Samples to enjoy at the …
Christa
The largest brewery around, Coors brewing runs regular *free* tours. At the end, enjoy some free drinks with t…
11. Coors Brewery Tour
11. Coors Brewery Tour
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50 local reviews
13th Street, Golden
Closed now
+1 800-642-6116
Shad
Shad
See and taste traditional brewing in the Rocky Mountains! The brewery experience includes a 30-minute self-paced tour through our malting, b…
Benjamin & Kim
Benjamin & Kim
The Coors Brewery tour is free. An extra bonus there is ice cold Rocky Mountain Beer Samples to enjoy at the end of your tour.
Christa
Christa
The largest brewery around, Coors brewing runs regular *free* tours. At the end, enjoy some free drinks with their vouchers.
12. City of Kunming Park
12. City of Kunming Park
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3 local reviews
200 East Harvard Avenue, Denver
+1 720-913-1311
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Jayne and Mike
A quick walk from the house, great views of the mountains and the city and a wonderful sunset spot.
Jess
Hilltop at this park is a nice place to walk and watch the sunset over the mountains. Across the street is the…
Jess
Hilltop at this park is a nice place to walk and watch the sunset over the mountains. Across the street is the…
12. City of Kunming Park
12. City of Kunming Park
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3 local reviews
200 East Harvard Avenue, Denver
+1 720-913-1311
Jayne and Mike
Jayne and Mike
A quick walk from the house, great views of the mountains and the city and a wonderful sunset spot.
Jess
Jess
Hilltop at this park is a nice place to walk and watch the sunset over the mountains. Across the street is the larger Harvard Gulch park.
Jess
Jess
Hilltop at this park is a nice place to walk and watch the sunset over the mountains. Across the street is the larger Harvard Gulch park.