The Definitive Guide to Walking Denver's Neighborhoods

Denver has 78* exciting, fun, and adventurous neighborhoods full of some of the best hiking trails near you. Which one do you want to walk? Read about each one, see its map and suggested route.

Most of the city of Denver was built in a time when cars were few and far between. This is why each Denver neighborhood has a unique style and culture all its own. Journey on a walk in Denver to imagine the history of the city and learn first hand how it is continuing to evolve. From streets lined with mansions in the Montclair neighborhood to planned urban subdivisions like Stapleton, you’ll find adventure in Denver’s engaging neighborhoods.

The city of Denver is committed to providing high quality and well-maintained walking trails throughout each neighborhood. This focus gives residents and visitors plenty of opportunities to experience Denver Neighborhoods on foot. With a trail or park within ten minutes of most Denver homes, there are plenty of miles to walk within Denver.

*According to City-Data.

University Urban Hiking Denver

University Urban Hiking Denver

University Urban Hiking Denver After a year of walking all 78 of Denver’s neighborhoods, we finally came to the last one, University. Granted, it ...
Windsor Urban Hiking Denver

Windsor Urban Hiking Denver

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Wash Park and West Wash Park Urban Hiking Denver

Wash Park and West Wash Park Urban Hiking Denver

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West Colfax Villa Park Urban Hiking Denver

West Colfax Villa Park Urban Hiking Denver

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West Highland Urban Hiking Denver

West Highland Urban Hiking Denver

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Lincoln Urban Hiking Denver

Lincoln Urban Hiking Denver

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Sun Valley and Valverde Urban Hiking Denver

Sun Valley and Valverde Urban Hiking Denver

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Stapleton Urban Hiking Denver

Stapleton Urban Hiking Denver

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Montclair Urban Hiking Denver

Montclair Urban Hiking Denver

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