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!
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and just a short drive from Denver, Colorado, Mount Falcon Park covers an expansive 2,252 acres of land. This stunning park boasts breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, valleys, and even Denver’s skyline. Hikers of all skill levels can enjoy the diverse range of easy to strenuous trails.
Windy Saddle Park is a picturesque park located on Lookout Mountain in Golden, Colorado. With over six miles of trails, Windy Saddle Park is a popular destination for hikers, mountain bikers, and nature enthusiasts looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy the beauty of the Colorado wilderness.
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.
North Table Mountain Park is located in Golden, Colorado within Jefferson County. At 6,552ft., North Table Mountain is a mesa that prominently towers over the city. The park is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, especially rock climbers who frequent the park’s Golden Cliffs area.
Mount Galbraith Park is located in Golden, Colorado within Jefferson County. All of the trails within this 799 acre open space are designated as hiking-only. Thus, the park is particularly popular with local hikers and trail runners. With moderately difficult trails, this park is an ideal location for all.