Things to Do in Denver, Colorado - The Mile High City
Just east of Denver's city center, let Colorado's breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains serve as the backdrop for all of the fun and adventurous things to do in Aurora, Metro Denver, and the surround area. Explore the beauty of Colorado's great outdoors at one of the dozens of parks, 60 miles of trails, six public golf courses, and two gorgeous reservoirs. Hit the hiking trails at the Cherry Creek State Park, discover the natural wonders of Colorado at the Morrison Nature Center, kick back on the sands of Aurora Reservoir, and hop aboard a cockpit of a jet fighter plane at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum. Joined at the hip to the famed Mile-High City, discover Aurora's cultural art district and visit one of the many theaters, museums, craft beer breweries, and family-friendly attractions this city has to offer. Shopping enthusiast will love the mix of retail stores at the open-aired Shops at Northfield Stapleton that is filled with plenty of entertainment.