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!

Southmoor Urban Hiking Denver

Southmoor Urban Hiking Denver

Southmoor Urban Hiking Denver Sitting between Cherry Hills and I25 can’t be easy. At one time, Southmoor was part of the South Hampden ...
Skyland and Whittier Urban Hiking Denver

Skyland and Whittier Urban Hiking Denver

Two Neighborhoods Separated by Race It’s important to walk Skyland and Whittier together; their history is intertwined in a story of integration. ...
Speer Urban Hiking Denver

Speer Urban Hiking Denver

Speer Urban Hiking No One Lives Here Shhh! Here’s the funny thing about Speer. It’s the neighborhood with the most millennials in Denver (42% of ...
Sloan Lake Urban Hiking Denver

Sloan Lake Urban Hiking Denver

Sloan’s Leaky Lake Let’s first start with what the official name of this neighborhood is. Well, actually, we have to go back to before thatit was ...
Regis Urban Hiking Denver

Regis Urban Hiking Denver

Regis Urban Hiking Denver Sitting on the hill just north of I70 is Regis, a neighborhood that broke itself off from its southern celery farmers in ...
Platt Park and Rosedale Urban Hiking Denver

Platt Park and Rosedale Urban Hiking Denver

Platt Park and Rosedale, Home to the Town of South Denver Sitting in the shadow of Washington Park to its north are two cute neighborhoods with a ...