SPORTS & RECREATION / PARKS & NATURE

Natural Wonders

Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge
953 JC Road
Walden 970-723-8202
www.fws.gov/refuge/arapaho

Bluff Lake Nature Center
7350 E. 29th Avenue
Denver 303-468-3240
www.blufflakenaturecenter.org

Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center
524 Wellington Road
Breckenridge 970-453-6422
www.boec.org

Carson Nature Center
South Platte Park
3000 W Carson Drive
Littleton 303-730-1022
www.ssprd.org/nature

City Park
2100 Steel
Denver 303-698-4901
www.denvergov.org/parks

Chatautauqua Meadow Trail
900 Baseline Road
Boulder 303-442-3282
www.bouldercolorado.gov

Denver Botanic Gardens
1005 York Street
Denver 720-865-3500
www.botanicgardens.org

The Gardens on Spring Creek
2145 South Centre Avenue
Fort Collins 970-416-2486
www.fcgov.com/horticulture

Hudson Gardens
6115 S. Santa Fe Drive
Littleton 303-797-8565
www.hudsongardens.org

Majestic View Nature Center
7030 Garrison Street
Arvada 720-898-7405
http://arvada.org/departments-divisions/parks-golf-and-hospitality-department/majestic-view-nature-center-division

Mount Sanitas Trail
4th St. and Mapleton Ave
Boulder 303-441-3440
www.bouldercolorado.gov

Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge
Broomfield Area 303-289-0980
www.fws.gov/refuge/rocky_flats

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge
56th Avenue and Havana
Commerce City 303-289-0232
www.fws.gov/refuge/rocky_mountain_arsenal

Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory
Barr Lake State Park
13401 Picadilly Road
Brighton 303-659-6005
www.rmbo.org

Rocky Mountain Raptor Center
Colorado State University
Fort Collins 970-491-0398
http://www.news.colostate.edu/Release/1654

Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge
9210 West 80th Avenue
Arvada 303-289-0930
www.fws.gov/refuge/two_ponds

Washington Park & Gardens
1200 East Virginia Avenue
Denver 303-698-4962
www.denvergov.org/parks

The Wildlife Experience
10035 South Peoria
Parker 720-488-3300
www.thewildlifeexperience.org

William Frederick Hayden Park
West Alameda Parkway at West Florida Drive
Lakewood 303-987-7800
www.lakewood.org

 

Parks & Recreation Contacts

Adams County Regional Park
Parks and Community Resources
Brighton 303-637-8000
www.co.adams.co.us

City of Aurora
Parks & Recreation
303-739-6640
www.auroragov.org

City of Arvada
Parks, Golf & Hospitality
720-898-7410
www.ci.arvada.co.us

City of Boulder
Parks & Recreation
303-413-7200
www.ci.boulder.co.us/parks-recreation

City/County of Broomfield
Parks & Recreation
303-438-6360
Recreation Center
303-460-6900
www.ci.broomfield.co.us/index.aspx?NID=353

City of Denver
Parks Department
720-913-0700
Recreation Programs
720-913-0693
www.denvergov.org/parks

City of Fort Collins
Parks Department
970-221-6640
www.fcgov.com/parks

City of Fort Collins
Recreation Department
970-221-6640
www.fcgov.com/recreation

City of Greeley
Parks Department
970-350-9390
Recreation
970-350-9400
http://greeleygov.com/activities/parks

City of Lakewood
Parks & Recreation
303-987-7800
www.lakewood.org

City of Loveland
Parks & Recreation
970-962-2727
www.ci.loveland.co.us/index.aspx?page=155

City of Thornton
Parks & Open Space
303-255-7833
https://www.cityofthornton.net/recreation/Pages/default.aspx

City of Westminster
Parks & Recreation
303-430-2400
www.ci.westminster.co.us/ParksRec.aspx

Douglas County Parks & Trails Division
Littleton
303-470-0140
www.douglas.co.us/government/departments/parks-trails-building-grounds

Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services
719-385-5981
www.springsgov.com

El Paso County Parks & Leisure Services
Colorado Springs
719-520-6375
www.elpasoco.com

Foothills Park & Recreation District
Southern Jefferson County
303-409-2100
www.ifoothills.org

Larimer County
Parks & Open Lands
970-679-4570
www.co.larimer.co.us/parks

North Jeffco Parks & Recreation District
North Jefferson County
Arvada
303-424-2739
www.northjeffco.org

South Suburban Parks & Recreation
Greater Littleton Area
303-798-5131
www.ssprd.org

 

Regional State Parks

ARAMARK Pikes Peak
Pikes Peak Highway
Cascade
719-473-0208
Toll free 800-388-3300
http://www.aramark.com/industries/sports-entertainment/destinations-cultural-attractions

Barr Lake State Park
13401 Picadilly Road
Brighton
303-659-6005
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/BarrLake

Boyd Lake State Park
3720 N County Road 11-C
Loveland
970-669-1739
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/boydlake

Castlewood Canyon State Park
2989 S. State Highway 83
Franktown
303-688-5242
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/CastlewoodCanyon

Chatfield State Park
11500 N. Roxborough Park Road
Littleton
303-791-7275
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/Chatfield

Cherry Creek State Park
4201 South Parker Road
Aurora
303-699-3860
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/CherryCreek/

Cherry Creek Marina
303-779-6144
Paint Horse Stables
303-690-8235
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/CherryCreek/

Cheyenne Mountain State Park
Colorado Springs
719-227-5250
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/cheyennemountain

Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center
Twin Rocks Road
Divide
719-748-8683
www.wolfeducation.org

Colorado Department of Natural Resources
Parks Administration Headquarters
303-866-3437
Camping Reservations
303-470-1144
800-678-CAMP
www.dnr.state.co.us

Eldorado Canyon State Park
9 Kneale Road
Eldorado Springs
303-494-3943
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/eldoradocanyon

Eleven Mile State Park
4229 Colorado Road 92
Lake George
719-748-3401
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/ElevenMile

Garden of the Gods Visitor’s & Nature Center
1805 North 30th Street
Colorado Springs
719-634-6666
www.gardenofgods.com

Golden Gate Canyon State Park
3873 Highway 46
Golden
303-582-3707
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/goldengatecanyon

Lake Pueblo State Park
640 Pueblo Reservoir Road
Pueblo
719-561-9320
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/lakepueblo

Lory State Park
708 Lodgepole Drive
Bellvue
970-493-1623
Double Diamond Stable
970-224-4200
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/lory

Mueller State Park
21045 Highway 67 South
Divide
719-687-2366
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/Mueller/

Roxborough State Park
4751 Roxborough Drive
Littleton
303-973-3959
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/roxborough

St. Vrain State Park
4995 Weld County Road 24 1/2
Longmont
303-678-9402
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/stvrain

Seven Falls
2850 S. Cheyenne Canyon Road
Colorado Springs
1-855-923-7272
www.sevenfalls.com

State Forest State Park
2746 County Road 41
Walden
970-723-8366
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/stateforest

Sylvan Lake State Park
10200 Brush Creek Road
Eagle
970-328-2021
http://parks.state.co.us/Parks/sylvanlake

Federal Land Preserves

Arapahoe/Roosevelt National Forests & Pawnee National Grassland
Visitor’s Information
Fort Collins
970-295-6600
Boulder
303-541-2500
Granby
970-887-4100
Idaho Springs
303-567-3000
https://www.nationalforests.org/our-forests/find-a-forest/arapaho-roosevelt-natl-forest-and-pawnee-natl-grassland

Rocky Mountain National Park
Visitor’s Information
Estes Park
970-586-1206
Recorded Information
970-586-1333
Backcountry
970-586-1242
Camping Reservations
800-365-2267
www.nps.gov/romo

 

Major Hiking Trails

Beaver Brook Trail
303-697-4545
www.denvergov.org

The Colorado Trail
303-384-3729
www.coloradotrail.org

High Line Canal Trail
303-696-6397
www.douglas.co.us/openspace/High_Line_Canal_Trail.html

South Platte Valley
303-458-4788
www.denvergov.org

State Trails Program
303-866-3203
http://parks.state.co.us/Trails/

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