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.

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 ...
Overland Urban Hiking Denver

Overland Urban Hiking Denver

Walking Overland When two giant six lane roads dissect your neighborhood, sometimes it’s hard to find your identity. But with Overland, this ...
North and Northeast Park Hill Urban Hiking Denver

North and Northeast Park Hill Urban Hiking Denver

Walking North and Northeast Park Hill Park Hill’s giant footprint to the east of City Park is actually divided into three “official” ...
Montbello Urban Hiking Denver

Montbello Urban Hiking Denver

Beautiful Mountain Walking in Montbello, you can quickly see why it’s named as such. From the neighborhood’s highest point, the view to west of ...
Mar Lee and Westwood Urban Hiking Denver

Mar Lee and Westwood Urban Hiking Denver

A Pair of Denver Twins Sitting next to each other like twins, the Mar Lee and Westwood neighborhoods in West Denver are two forgotten treasures. They ...
Lowry Urban Hiking Denver

Lowry Urban Hiking Denver

Lowry Urban Hiking Denver Walking through Lowry is part aeronautical history and part urban redesign. This neighborhood, bordered roughly by 11th ...
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 ...