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!

Walking 5280 Loop

Walking 5280 Loop

Walking 5280 Loop The 5280 Loop is an urban hiking loop within Denver’s city limits that measures 5.280 miles. It’s also a marketing idea put ...
Indian Creek Urban Hiking Denver

Indian Creek Urban Hiking Denver

Where Is Indian Creek? When I mentioned we were going to urban hike in Indian Creek, even the Denver natives asked, “Where?” Tucked into a little ...
Country Club Urban Hiking Denver

Country Club Urban Hiking Denver

Elegant Country Club With a name like Country Club, our expectations for walking this Denver neighborhood were pretty high. We weren’t ...
Harvey Park Harvey Park South Urban Hiking Denver

Harvey Park Harvey Park South Urban Hiking Denver

First, Let’s Have Fun You’ve got to love a neighborhood that will poke fun at itself. Even though Harvey Park (and its southern neighbor Harvey ...
Green Valley Ranch Urban Hiking Denver

Green Valley Ranch Urban Hiking Denver

Perhaps the Best Views in Denver If you know Green Valley Ranch at all, you probably think of it as the neighborhood you pass on the way to Denver ...
Hale Urban Hiking Denver

Hale Urban Hiking Denver

Surprising Hale I expected Hale to be like its neighbors to the west and east, Congress Park and Montclair–full of bungalows and not much else. But ...