These 10 Epic Hiking Spots Around Denver Are Completely Out Of This World

One of the greatest things about living in the Mile High City is that adventure is never far away.  The mountains are an ever-present fixture on the horizon, and they quietly call you to go and explore their vast array of treasures.  Whether you’re a seasoned hiker or a curious beginner, with just a little food, water, sunscreen, and a bit of courage, you can easily tackle these 10 breathtaking places to go hiking in Denver, and the surrounding area.

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:

This is just a handful of the MANY, MANY fabulous hikes near the Denver area.  Have you been on any of these and want to share your story?  Do you have suggestions for other amazing trails outside the city?  Let us know in the comments. And, remember: Just go!