Bergen Peak is a 9,702ft. mountain within Elk Meadow Park, located in Evergreen, CO and Jefferson County. Picturesque meadow views, aspen groves, and stunning vistas of nearby Mount Evans and surrounding peaks make the 8.7 mile out-and-back ascent to Bergen Peak extremely popular and a great option close to Denver.
The Outdoor Corps is proud to release its first book, 'Exploring Jefferson County Open Space Parks, Volume 1.' This volume covers Alderfer / Three Sisters Park to Lair o' the Bear Park and features detailed park descriptions, historical information, and hike recommendations. Pick up your copy today on Amazon!
Looking for a great hike close to Denver? Luckily, there is no shortage of amazing day hikes within an hour of the Denver metro area. We've curated a list of our top ten day hikes, which we think you'll enjoy too! Golden, Boulder, Evergreen...all of these locations have plenty of trails for all skill levels.