The 12 Best Places In Denver To Go On An Unforgettable Picnic

Denver’s expansive parks and recreation system is unparalleled, and no matter where you are in the metro area, you’re most certainly near a park! Lounge in the shade of a sprawling old tree, spread a blanket by a lake and soak up the sun and serenity, or post up at a picnic table near a playground and let the kids graze and roam free. There’s an ideal picnic spot for everyone hiding in the nooks and crannies of Denver’s roughly 6,000 acres of urban parks. All you’ve got to do is prepare your feast and find YOUR niche! Check out the best places to picnic in Denver:

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