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South Platte

Platte Street and 15th Street, Denver, CO 80202
+1 303-937-4639
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3 Sep 2013
“Long Running & Biking Trail”
24 Feb 2012
“3+stars good. An interesting, and frustrating, urban waterway.”
Platte Street and 15th Street, Denver, CO 80202
+1 303-937-4639
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Reviewed 4 September 2013

Most urban trails are short or non-contiguous. Not the South Platte Trail. Long and exposed, it is a bear to run and probably quite fast to ride. There is, however, a lack of infrastructure, so be sure to pack up on water and refill at...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2012

The South Platte River runs through Denver - for much of its length skirted on one or both sides by Interstate 25, other roads, and railways. There is bike-jogging-walking trail running along lengthy (~30 miles) portions of it. It has diverse scenery, from grubby to...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2001

My experience at the section of the S. Platte/Cherry Creek that runs along Speer Blvd. in downtown Denver, virtually parallel with the 16th St. Mall... is that I used to camp down there. That is correct, I used to live on the river. Under railroad...More

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