Here Are 11 Swimming Holes Near Denver That Will Make Your Summer Epic

Looking to cleanse your soul in the river or cure your ailments in healing spring waters? This summer you can wash away your troubles in these stellar swimming holes near Denver, provided by man and Mother Nature herself. Take a dip (and chips), relax on the shoreline or the sandy “beaches,” and bask in the sunshine and beauty that is ColoRADo. We’re a truly fortunate bunch to live in the midst of such richness and vibrancy, so go out and take the plunge!

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Want to share your secret swimming holes near Denver with the rest of us Mile Highers? We’d love to hear about them in the comments!