11 Magnificent Trails You Have To Hike Near Denver Before You Die

Summer may be winding down, but that only makes hitting the trails more desirable because you don’t have to endure 90 degree temperatures and hoards of other hikers. Our magnificent mountain parks offer an abundance of options for hiking near Denver, but we’ve narrowed it down to some of the best jaunts that are no more than 45 minutes from the Mile High City. Enjoy vista views, magical mesas, majestic rock formations, and plenty of fresh air and sunshine – nature’s remedy for the city-sick soul. Happy trails, Denverites! Get out there and grab life by the bootstraps!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Want more? Don’t miss out on these 10 Remarkable Trails Near Denver! I’ve tackled them all…can you?!?!