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Roxborough State Park

4751 E Roxborough Dr, Littleton, CO 80125-9029
+1 303-973-3959
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HIking local Red Rocks

Nestled south of the town of Littleton is Roxborough State Park. The park offers hiking trails... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Denver, Colorado
Beautiful state park!

We had just a few hours of free time on a recent visit to the Denver area and stopped by Roxborough... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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4751 E Roxborough Dr, Littleton, CO 80125-9029
+1 303-973-3959
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nestled south of the town of Littleton is Roxborough State Park. The park offers hiking trails through the red rocks and meadows of the foothills area. Most of the hikes are low impact and there are two that are more challenging. This park has a...More

Thank JimH_Tarheel
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had just a few hours of free time on a recent visit to the Denver area and stopped by Roxborough State Park for an afternoon hike. We hiked up Carpenter Peak which was the longest trail. We saw lots of hikers hiking down as...More

Thank stephandgio_m
Reviewed 6 days ago

Who would have thought we would have such an amazing state parks right outside our back door in Littleton/Denver? There are several hikes available for all ability levels along with Roxborough Rides on select days and times for those who can not hike but want...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Friends had told me they were training at this park for long distance hike. Me I think a hike is between the car and movie theatre popcorn machine. However Roxborough caters to those that need a slow flat trail in either a wheelchair or pushing...More

Thank kudzie100
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love most of the state parks in CO. We took a weekday off in July and had the Carpenter Peak trail nearly to ourselves. We were able to do 6.2 miles in two hours, and it's a moderate to difficult walk. There are great views...More

Thank intlwanderlust
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is just south and west of Denver proper. Quick to get to and an easy hike. $7 for a day pass. There are more beautiful places in the mountains, but for how quick you can get here this is a great place for...More

Thank Repusnam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Roxborough is stunning, even for Colorado resident accustomed to natural magnificence. Red rocks and hiking and wildlife and close-enough-to-town, makes this a special place for visitors.

Thank Albert A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy hiking amid the fabulous scenery. I have seen deer within close viewing. The displays in the headquarters give an excellent study how the area was formed over billions of years. Call ahead and get a schedule of when they provide a vehicle to take...More

1  Thank ljohnson08
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This is a gorgeous pocket park that is easy to get to, especially if you live in the south Denver Metro area. It doesn't look like much from the main entrance but after you drive the mile-long dirt road around the hog back, you will...More

1  Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

been a couple times for a nice hike. easy trails. beautiful scenery and easy to get there. no bikes or pets. lots of wildlife to see. has a nice learning center and gift shop too. very interesting to see and learn about the park. really...More

Thank mjenks8
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17 March 2017|
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Response from Mike M | Reviewed this property |
I think there is a park nearby that is closed but Roxborough was alive and well when we visited in September. Mike
2 April 2016|
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Response from Jim R | Reviewed this property |
No dogs allowed!