12 Picturesque Trails Around Denver That Are Perfect For Winter Hiking

Just because the temperatures and the snowflakes have started to fall, doesn’t mean your hiking days have to end. In fact, during the winter months our nearby mountain parks are transformed into scenic wonderlands that are utterly breathtaking and awe-inspiring. From frozen lakes and majestic red rocks formations to magnificent valleys and meadows, here are the best winter hikes near Denver, promising fun and fascination for the whole family.

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/

For more wintertime outdoor fun, here are the 10 Gorgeous Frozen Waterfalls Around Denver That Must Be Seen To Be Believed.