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Lookout Mountain

Golden, CO
+1 303-526-0744
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USD 55.00*
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Denver Mountain Parks with Optional Denver City Tour
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USD 449.00*
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Private Tour: Denver Foothills Explorer
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USD 69.00*
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Foothills Explorer Tour From Denver
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Scenic mountain near Denver and home of the Buffalo Bill Cody gravesite and museum.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“buffalo bill” (130 reviews)
“nature center” (42 reviews)
“curvy road” (10 reviews)
Golden, CO
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1 - 10 of 682 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went up after dark, and wound our way from I-70, over the mountain to the other side, and found several spots to view the city lights. It was amazing. Take a nice camera, comfortable shoes and plan on an hour or two total, travel...More

Thank Becky B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome views and areas to look around bike or hike. Saw deer but no elk. Overlooks golden and Denver with breathtaking views.

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the drive to the top of the mountain, the views of Golden and Denver were super, would do this again

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lookout mountain is a must to people visiting this beautiful state. You can enjoy the scenery of the famous mountains and take beautiful pictures

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great day! Was about 63 degrees and beautiful out. There was snow and still very comfortable. Nice place to walk and explore. Bring water for drinking.

Thank PauloJ5_148
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a close by drive if you don't want to deal with 285 or 70 to get your hike on and be in the foothills away from the city for some good exercise and take in some CO nature. We took the dogs here...More

Thank michael p
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We simply loved just standing there gazing at the gorgeous view. One of the many beautiful places in these United State of America.

Thank ItalianStallion76
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Views were amazing.....museum was not as exciting as I wanted it to be. The drive up is a little sketchy, but overall it was the short drive from Golden.

Thank Shana J
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Snow topped mountain view was so perfect it looked like a painting. Crazy drive up the mountain but much better coming from the "back" via I-70. The gift store and museum needs some influx of cash to upgrade and spiff up. As time moves on,...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

It’s worth the drive! We woke up early and saw the sunrise from Lookout Mountain. Drive carefully and take a jacket cause it gets chilly up there.

1  Thank Heyyai
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Nearby Attractions
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962 reviews
.07 km away
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.36 km away
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31 July 2017|
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Response from Joe R | Reviewed this property |
Use Google maps and type in Buffalo Bill memorial and museum. It will take you right to the top of the mountain!
Jacob L
6 April 2017|
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Response from Doug H | Reviewed this property |
A would allow a couple hours
Mitch C
3 January 2017|
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Response from Doug H | Reviewed this property |
I took the pic from near the top of Lookout mountain in Golden CO. Just a short drive outside of Denver. I took the pic with my IPhone 6.