Best mountains in Denver

Check out the top mountains in Denver, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Cheesman Park
1. Cheesman Park
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262 local reviews
Cheesman Park, Denver
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Sean
This is a beautiful park downtown. It boasts epic mountain views, and a sky-rise that Bette Middler once lived…
Patrick & Lauren
This park isn't too far away, and it's beautiful with great views of the city and mountains behind on a clear…
Kate
You can see the mountains from the middle of the field! The trail along the outside is a one mile loop. In the…
1. Cheesman Park
1. Cheesman Park
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262 local reviews
Cheesman Park, Denver
Sean
Sean
This is a beautiful park downtown. It boasts epic mountain views, and a sky-rise that Bette Middler once lived in. It is peaceful and has a…
Patrick & Lauren
Patrick & Lauren
This park isn't too far away, and it's beautiful with great views of the city and mountains behind on a clear day! Plus, it's right up next…
Kate
Kate
You can see the mountains from the middle of the field! The trail along the outside is a one mile loop. In the spring and summer rose…
2. Denver Botanic Gardens
2. Denver Botanic Gardens
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420 local reviews
1007 York St, Denver
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 720-865-3500
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Stay Alfred
23 acres of outstanding outdoor and indoor gardens display plants native to the desert, plains, mountain…
Sabrina And Gary
Denver Botanic Gardens connects people with plants, especially plants from the Rocky Mountain region.
Josh
Conservation of plants of the Rocky Mountain Region.
2. Denver Botanic Gardens
2. Denver Botanic Gardens
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420 local reviews
1007 York St, Denver
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 720-865-3500
Stay Alfred
Stay Alfred
23 acres of outstanding outdoor and indoor gardens display plants native to the desert, plains, mountain foothills, and alpine zones. Even…
Sabrina And Gary
Sabrina And Gary
Denver Botanic Gardens connects people with plants, especially plants from the Rocky Mountain region.
Josh
Josh
Conservation of plants of the Rocky Mountain Region.
3. City Park
3. City Park
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360 local reviews
City Park, Denver
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Kerry
The greatest instagram photo is the one you take a the far end of the lake in City Park, with the boathouse…
Cynthia
City Park is in walking distance from my house, and it's great for strolling. There are plenty of trails and…
Guillermo
Easily one of the best views of the Denver skyline. About a 15 min drive from our house, it's worth heading…
3. City Park
3. City Park
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360 local reviews
City Park, Denver
Kerry
Kerry
The greatest instagram photo is the one you take a the far end of the lake in City Park, with the boathouse behind you, and the skyline…
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…
Guillermo
Guillermo
Easily one of the best views of the Denver skyline. About a 15 min drive from our house, it's worth heading over and checking out. The large…
4. Coors Field
4. Coors Field
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436 local reviews
2001 Blake St, Denver
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+1 303-292-0200
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Betty
Home of Rockies Baseball. Yes, we have those OTHER teams, like hockey, football, and basketball, but I like…
Shad
Home of the Rockies. The 76-acre Coors Field stands at 20th and Blake streets in Denver's lower downtown/Ballp…
Morgan
Home of the Rockies Baseball team, its a beautiful stadium with epic views of the mountains and a great…
4. Coors Field
4. Coors Field
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436 local reviews
2001 Blake St, Denver
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+1 303-292-0200
Betty
Betty
Home of Rockies Baseball. Yes, we have those OTHER teams, like hockey, football, and basketball, but I like baseball the best. While the…
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…
Morgan
Morgan
Home of the Rockies Baseball team, its a beautiful stadium with epic views of the mountains and a great Rooftop lounge. Look into Rooftop…
5. Red Rocks Amphitheatre
5. Red Rocks Amphitheatre
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687 local reviews
18300 W Alameda Pkwy, Morrison
+1 720-865-2494
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Shad
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre offers a variety of recreation options for everyone – from drive-through…
Angela And Henry
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater offers a variety of recreation options for everyone – from drive-through…
Daniel & Jess
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre offers a variety of recreation options for everyone – from drive-through…
5. Red Rocks Amphitheatre
5. Red Rocks Amphitheatre
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687 local reviews
18300 W Alameda Pkwy, Morrison
+1 720-865-2494
Shad
Shad
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre offers a variety of recreation options for everyone – from drive-through sightseers, family picnickers,…
Angela And Henry
Angela And Henry
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater offers a variety of recreation options for everyone – from drive-through sightseers, family picnickers,…
Daniel & Jess
Daniel & Jess
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre offers a variety of recreation options for everyone – from drive-through sightseers, family picnickers,…
6. Denver Zoo
6. Denver Zoo
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292 local reviews
2300 Steele St, Denver
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 720-337-1400
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Stay Alfred
More than 600 species (over 4,000 individuals) live in the spacious 80-acre park. With exhibits like Bear…
6. Denver Zoo
6. Denver Zoo
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292 local reviews
2300 Steele St, Denver
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 720-337-1400
Stay Alfred
Stay Alfred
More than 600 species (over 4,000 individuals) live in the spacious 80-acre park. With exhibits like Bear Mountain, the zoo has a long…
7. Sloan Lake
7. Sloan Lake
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80 local reviews
Sloan Lake, Denver
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Pamela
Sloan Lake is only two blocks to the north and provides a wonderful view of the mountains to the west and…
Karen
Great place to be right in the city but feel away from it all. Panoramic views of mountains. Located across…
Brian And Tarryn
This beautiful park is 3 blocks from the house and features paved and unpaved trails. You can't beat the…
7. Sloan Lake
7. Sloan Lake
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80 local reviews
Sloan Lake, Denver
Pamela
Pamela
Sloan Lake is only two blocks to the north and provides a wonderful view of the mountains to the west and downtown Denver to the east. The…
Karen
Karen
Great place to be right in the city but feel away from it all. Panoramic views of mountains. Located across the street from shops and…
Brian And Tarryn
Brian And Tarryn
This beautiful park is 3 blocks from the house and features paved and unpaved trails. You can't beat the gorgeous city and mountain views…
8. North Table Mountain Park West Trailhead
8. North Table Mountain Park West Trailhead
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35 local reviews
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Joanna
HIKING: We are 100 yards from the back trail head onto the mountain and super close to the climbing area. …
Ashley
Great hike to the top of Table Mountain, with stunning views of the front range, downtown Golden, and downtown…
Pam
Like a playground for everyone in Golden! Great for running, mountain biking, or walking. Network of trails so…
8. North Table Mountain Park West Trailhead
8. North Table Mountain Park West Trailhead
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35 local reviews
Joanna
Joanna
HIKING: We are 100 yards from the back trail head onto the mountain and super close to the climbing area. Take the back trail to the top…
Ashley
Ashley
Great hike to the top of Table Mountain, with stunning views of the front range, downtown Golden, and downtown Denver. Excellent rock…
Pam
Pam
Like a playground for everyone in Golden! Great for running, mountain biking, or walking. Network of trails so you can easily choose how…
9. Sloans Lake
9. Sloans Lake
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72 local reviews
Sloans Lake, Denver
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Sean
Sloans Lake is simply beautiful. It is on the cusp of the Edge Water and Highlands neighborhoods, which are…
Nathan
Walking distance from my house (10-15 mins). The lake is 3 miles around. Nice to walk, bike, or scooter…
Carly
Huge park with lake, views of mountains, walking/biking trail, playgrounds. Get tacos at Araujo's Mexican and…
9. Sloans Lake
9. Sloans Lake
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72 local reviews
Sloans Lake, Denver
Sean
Sean
Sloans Lake is simply beautiful. It is on the cusp of the Edge Water and Highlands neighborhoods, which are both full of restaurants,…
Nathan
Nathan
Walking distance from my house (10-15 mins). The lake is 3 miles around. Nice to walk, bike, or scooter around. On the west side of the lake…
Carly
Carly
Huge park with lake, views of mountains, walking/biking trail, playgrounds. Get tacos at Araujo's Mexican and eat at the picnic tables…
10. Denver Museum of Nature & Science
10. Denver Museum of Nature & Science
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375 local reviews
2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 303-370-6000
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Neil
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is the Rocky Mountain region’s leading resource for informal science…
Greg And Carm
About a half-hour walk from the house, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science is just that.. A solid museum,…
Katie & Connor
The Museum of Nature & Science is great for rainy days or watching an IMAX show. There are always new…
10. Denver Museum of Nature & Science
10. Denver Museum of Nature & Science
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375 local reviews
2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 303-370-6000
Neil
Neil
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is the Rocky Mountain region’s leading resource for informal science education. A variety of…
Greg And Carm
Greg And Carm
About a half-hour walk from the house, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science is just that.. A solid museum, with engaging rotating exhibits…
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…
11. Avanti Food and Beverage
11. Avanti Food and Beverage
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284 local reviews
3200 N Pecos St, Denver
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 720-269-4778
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Rachel
This is a new concept. It's been described as a modern, fancier food hall or food court. There are two…
Daniel & Jess
This is a new concept. It's been described as a modern, fancier food hall or food court. There are two levels,…
Ethan
Upscale food-court styled dining center, featuring multiple levels, indoor/outdoor/indoor-outdoor seating,…
11. Avanti Food and Beverage
11. Avanti Food and Beverage
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284 local reviews
3200 N Pecos St, Denver
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 720-269-4778
Rachel
Rachel
This is a new concept. It's been described as a modern, fancier food hall or food court. There are two levels, the top overlooking downtown…
Daniel & Jess
Daniel & Jess
This is a new concept. It's been described as a modern, fancier food hall or food court. There are two levels, the top overlooking downtown…
Ethan
Ethan
Upscale food-court styled dining center, featuring multiple levels, indoor/outdoor/indoor-outdoor seating, fabulous cocktails and mountain…
12. Cherry Creek Shopping Center
12. Cherry Creek Shopping Center
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385 local reviews
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Sabrina And Gary
Cherry Creek Shopping Center offers Denver and the Rocky Mountain region over 160 retailers on the forefront…
Jodi
Cherry Creek Shopping Center offers Denver and the Rocky Mountain region over 160 retailers on the forefront…
Melissa
Located in the heart of Denver, Cherry Creek Shopping Center is the Rocky Mountain region's premier fashion…
12. Cherry Creek Shopping Center
12. Cherry Creek Shopping Center
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385 local reviews
Sabrina And Gary
Sabrina And Gary
Cherry Creek Shopping Center offers Denver and the Rocky Mountain region over 160 retailers on the forefront of men’s and women’s fashion,…
Jodi
Jodi
Cherry Creek Shopping Center offers Denver and the Rocky Mountain region over 160 retailers on the forefront of men’s and women’s fashion,…
Melissa
Melissa
Located in the heart of Denver, Cherry Creek Shopping Center is the Rocky Mountain region's premier fashion destination with over 160…