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City Park - Denver

Colorado Blvd. and York St., Denver, CO 80205
+1 303-964-2500
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Boats and Bicycles

Spent two days riding the surrey pedal boats and cycles. The lake was interesting, especially... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Wayne D
Houston, Texas
Great for biking!

Rent a B-cycle and take it on the Cherry Creek Trail. You can go miles without any worry of cars... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Atlanta, Georgia
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The most popular park in the city, this 320-acre sanctuary offers recreation opportunities galore and houses the Denver Zoo, the Colorado Museum of Natural History and an IMAX Theatre.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paddle boat” (7 reviews)
“science museum” (12 reviews)
Colorado Blvd. and York St., Denver, CO 80205
City Park
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Spent two days riding the surrey pedal boats and cycles. The lake was interesting, especially because of the island with interesting birds, and the water display shooting out. My grandson was steering the boat, and, of course, went too close to the water spray -...More

Thank Wayne D
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Rent a B-cycle and take it on the Cherry Creek Trail. You can go miles without any worry of cars! Denver is really flat so just because it is next to the mountains does not mean there are hills in town. It's really a fun...More

1  Thank lyn698
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I took my son to the park so that he could run. I was so happy that while he was running my daughter and I could paddleboat around the lake. Very fun and not expensive at all. The park is very pretty. We decided to...More

1  Thank jhmartinez2017
Reviewed 24 May 2017

It's currently getting a little face lift. It's a great place to walk, enjoy the lake and the view of downtown.

Thank Gail D
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Had a big breakfast at a neighborhood eatery and wanted to walk it off a little so strolled around the southern half of this good sized park for a while on a sunny Saturday morning. Walked around the two ponds and the more park-like grounds...More

1  Thank interceptpubs
Reviewed 1 May 2017

City park offers the most variety of experiences of any park in Denver.With Jazz in the park on Sundays, the Colfax marathon, other races, events, biking, sports, the activities are endless. My only issue is the safety at night as there are homeless who sleep...More

Thank MariaDilo
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We spent the afternoon meandering the Denver City Park and experiencing its many venues. We even rented a bicycle carriage for the 5 of us--what fun!! It was lots of fun for adults and kids.

Thank JWM1004
Reviewed 21 April 2017

and my children did also. Sunday jazz in the park is great for a few weeks during the summer, but any day in the park is swesome.

Thank ahutton61
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

My son and DIL live on City Park. You have this great park with walking, ponds, biking, playgrounds and more. You also have the Zoo and the Science Museum and so much more. Great city park and amenities.

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Convenient location in a nice neighborhood. Lovely place to walk around the lake. Lots of couples and dogs. You can golf there too.

Thank Kate O
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Ghosh S
24 April 2017|
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Response from memartin2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is surface parking as well as a parking garage at the Museum of Nature and Science.
13 September 2016|
Response from Julie L | Reviewed this property |
I am almost positive you can. You have to go through the city to reserve your day if it is available though. There is a certain time of year when brides line up around a block downtown to request to have their wedding at a... More
12 September 2016|
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Response from W9586PXmarkp | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. Just make sure to clean up after your dog if the need arises..