12 Trails In Denver You Must Take If You Love The Outdoors

We Denverites certainly love to venture outdoors on the weekends, but we don’t always have time to venture all the way to the mountains. And frankly, sometimes we’d rather enjoy a nice, easy loaf through the woods and foothills rather than an epic, strenuous alpine adventure. If you’re looking for family-friendly excursions, hit these scenic, fairly easy trails for hiking in Denver and the surrounding area. They are sure to please everyone in your clan. Now go have all the fun in the sun!

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What are some of your family’s favorite trails for hiking in Denver and the surrounding area? Share your suggestions in the comments!