Denver Parks

Top 5 Parks in Denver

Top parks in DenverDenver is home to an astonishing 250 parks that cover almost 6,000 acres of land. It’s an outdoor lovers’ paradise with nearly limitless locations for summer grill outs, jogging, playing catch, and people watching. Choosing the top 5 parks in Denver is no easy task, but here we go.

City Park

City Park is almost universally considered the region's premier urban park because it has so much to offer. Situated between the Denver Museum of Nature & Science (including the IMAX theater) and the Denver Zoo, City Park gives you easy access to a wide range of activities. Within the park grounds, you’ll find historical monuments, two lakes, picnic sites, playgrounds tennis courts,...

Best Dog Parks in Denver

Best Dog Parks in DenverDogs, just like their owners, need a change of scenery and a little socializing every once in awhile. Sometimes the usual backyard jaunt isn't enough.

If your pooch is dying to stretch his or her legs and meet some new friends, we've got everything you need. Here's our list of the top dog parks in Denver.

Greenway Park

E 22nd Ave and Syracuse Street

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There are several brand-new options for canine lovers looking for off-leash parks, but the classic Greenway Park is still...

What's the Best Park in Denver?

Denver's Best ParksMost of those who live anywhere in Denver are lucky enough to live within walking distance of at least one park. Because Coloradoans love their outdoor time, most neighborhoods have originated around a park and have even been named after one. To list just a few, we have Curtis Park, Congress Park, Cherry Creek Park, and Highland Park. Each has its own unique vibe and feel. But when looking for a home near Denver parks, how do you know which one is the best park in Denver?

In our humble opinion, it comes down to three parks, arguably the most popular ones. Each helps to characterize Denver, while still maintaining its own personality. But we’ll let you decide for yourself.

Some claim that City Park is the best park in Denver. It undoubtedly has the...