Golden Gate Canyon State Park

Golden Gate Canyon State Park


Location:Hwy 93 north from Golden, left on Golden Gate Canyon Road 13 miles.
Facilities:156 campsites (59 with electrical hookups), group campground, showers, restrooms, 7 cabins/yurts, 125 picnic sites, group picnic area, hiking trails (35 miles), mountain biking/horseback riding trails (22 miles) 20 backcountry campsites, 4 backcountry shelters, visitor/nature center (é).
Activities:Camping, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, rock climbing, hunting (with restrictions), cross-country skiing/snowshoeing, ice skating, ice fishing, winter camping, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Wildflower meadows, autumn colors, and a panoramic view of more than 100 miles of the Continental Divide make this park ideal for sightseers and photographers. Park is located just 30 miles from Denver..
Address:92 Crawford Gulch Rd
Golden, CO 80403

Phone:303-582-3707
Fax:303-582-3712
Web: parks.state.co.us
Size: 12,350 acres land; 20 acres water. Elevation: 9,100 feet.

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For example, visitors can stay downtown to catch a game at Coors Field, take a tour of Denver, or they can venture outside the city limits to explore nearby Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge or Golden Gate Canyon State Park.

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