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!

Hilltop Urban Hiking Denver

Hilltop Urban Hiking Denver

Denver’s Top Hilltop, Denver’s highest neighborhood, is bordered on the west by Colorado Boulevard, on the north by Severn Ave and on the south ...
Highland Urban Hiking Denver

Highland Urban Hiking Denver

Everyone from Everywhere Everyone wants to be in Highland (notice, no “s”.) Residents call it “Highlands”, “LoHi”, “North Denver”.But ...
What is Urban Hiking?

What is Urban Hiking?

What Is Urban Hiking? It’s not hiking. It’s not walking. So what is it? Urban Hiking is an active walk taken in an urban environment that goes ...
Goldsmith Urban Hiking Denver

Goldsmith Urban Hiking Denver

Smack in between DTC and Downtown Goldsmith, the neighborhood halfway between Denver Tech Center and Downtown, originally shared its boundaries with ...
Hampden Kennedy Urban Hiking Denver

Hampden Kennedy Urban Hiking Denver

Come South and Walk With three neighborhoods right next to each other making a u-shape, I decided to combine Hampden, Hampden South and Kennedy into ...
Jefferson Park Urban Hiking Denver

Jefferson Park Urban Hiking Denver

Still Here! Close to the oldest neighborhood on the uplands side of Denver, Jefferson Park has gotten lost in the LoHi, LoDo noise of its nearby ...