Golden – Elevation 5,675 ft.
The City of Golden is a unique community featuring easy access to both Denver and the Rocky Mountains, while maintaining its own identity as a close-knit community with historic roots.
Golden has a rich culture steeped in its roots as a mining town, but the community has also grown into a progressive, vibrant city full of economic diversity and opportunity. With 29 miles of trails and 377 acres of open space, Golden is known for its outdoor recreation and is a destination spot for those in Colorado and throughout the world.
Whatever your age, energy level, or interest, you won’t be bored in Golden. We are a playground for all ages! Whatever your style, we’ve got an activity for you, whether it’s road cycling, mountain biking, white water kayaking, fine dining, shopping, visiting museums or just relaxing in a park by the creek. And every activity comes with a beautiful backdrop. We guarantee it!
With events every weekend throughout the summer, there is no shortage of things to do. If you can’t find something fun to do in Golden, you haven’t stepped outside your door!