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.

Berkeley Urban Hiking Denver

Berkeley Urban Hiking Denver

Berkeley Urban Hiking Denver Cesar Chavez sets the tone for our urban hike in Berkeley. Despite the scrapping of old homes, the transition from old ...
Belcaro Bonnie Brae Urban Hiking Denver

Belcaro Bonnie Brae Urban Hiking Denver

Belcaro Bonnie Brae Urban Hiking So let’s first set the record straight. Belcaro does not think Bonnie Brae is part of its neighborhood, and the ...
Bear Valley Urban Hiking Denver

Bear Valley Urban Hiking Denver

No Bears on Bear Valley Urban Hiking Adventure Walking through Denver’s neighborhoods in alphabetical order, we see how the 1965 Great Denver Flood ...
Barnum Urban Hiking Denver

Barnum Urban Hiking Denver

Barnum Urban Hiking Brings Up Circus Memories “There’s a sucker born every minute.” Or so said P.T. Barnum, co-founder of Barnum and Bailey’s ...
Baker Urban Hiking Denver

Baker Urban Hiking Denver

Baker Urban Hiking Denver Dinosaurs and Welcome Signs Quirky. Diversified. Historic. Those may not be the three ways that you’d describe Baker, but ...
Auraria Urban Hiking Denver

Auraria Urban Hiking Denver

Auraria Urban Hiking–Where Denver Politics Began Many folks know Auraria as the home to three college campuses or as the site of the original ...
Athmar Park Urban Hiking Denver

Athmar Park Urban Hiking Denver

Athmar Park Urban Hiking Denver Quaint and Quiet Athmar Park Tucked away in the southwest corner of Denver sits a quaint neighborhood subtly making ...
University Hills Wellshire Urban Hiking Denver

University Hills Wellshire Urban Hiking Denver

University Hills Wellshire Actually, these are two neighborhoods abutting each other near University of Denver, but don’t confuse them with the ...