April 11, 2018

Day Hikes Near Denver

Urban Day Hiking Near Denver

When you are ready for an adventure but aren’t interested in driving for hours, day hikes are the ideal way to enjoy the great outdoors. There are hundreds of day hikes near the city, but the best urban hikes are those within the Denver City Limits.

Why Pick a Denver Urban Day Hike

Avoid the crowds! Some of the best known day hikes near Denver are full of people, taking away from the natural beauty of the experience. Urban hikes within Denver are ideal for enjoying your outing without the struggle of finding parking or carrying a ton of gear.

Denver Day Hikes are perfect for exploring the city without ever losing cell service. No need to worry about venturing out of range or running out of power when you are just minutes from home.

Enjoy well-maintained trails. Most Denver trails are ideal for any level of fitness thanks to their regular maintenance, and mostly flat terrain. Most trails are paved!

Experience the heart of the city. Urban hiking is the best way to get a real taste of the soul of a city. Climb stairs, hit the pavement, and enjoy the experience as you adventure along.

Browse through our favorite Urban Hikes and head out on a Denver Day Hike today!

Browse through our favorite Urban Hikes and head out on a Denver Day Hike today!

Virginia Village Urban Hiking Denver

Virginia Village Urban Hiking Denver

Virginia Village Urban Hiking Denver It’s the battle of the 1950s in Virginia Village. With two “mid-century” neighborhoods sandwiched between ...
South Park Hill Urban Hiking Denver

South Park Hill Urban Hiking Denver

South Park Hill Urban Hiking South Park Hill, which is south of Park Hill and Northeast Park Hill, shares the same east/west boundaries (Quebec and ...
Union Station Urban Hiking Denver

Union Station Urban Hiking Denver

Small, but Dense, Union Station Urban Hiking Denver Union Station neighborhood, which is basically what the locals call “LoDo,” is a small and ...
Marston Urban Hiking Denver

Marston Urban Hiking Denver

Marston–Drink a Glass If you ever wondered where your Denver glass of tap water comes from, you need to walk in Marston. Way out on the west side, ...
Ruby Hill Urban Hiking Denver

Ruby Hill Urban Hiking Denver

Denver’s First Red Rocks, Ruby Hill With a gold rush upon Denver, early claimers eagerly mined for whatever they could find. Whether it was gold on ...
Sunnyside Urban Hiking Denver

Sunnyside Urban Hiking Denver

Sunny on This Side, Sunnyside Taking an urban hike through Sunnyside provides an interesting and engaging opportunity to see how diversity and ...