- The list below includes 308 free or cheap things to do in or near Wheat Ridge, Colorado, including 91 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Bowling, Sports Teams (Amateur) and Hiking Trails.
- From Crown Hill Park & Wildlife Preserve to Discovery Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Wheat Ridge and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Golden, Littleton, Boulder and Denver.
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Serving as a natural haven in a suburban setting, the Crown Hill Park & Wildlife Preserve features a wide range of outdoor recreation. Visitors can view many different types of native birds or access a 1.2-mile paved trail around the lake.
With amenities for children and youth of all ages, Discovery Park is a great way to get the kids outside and active. Features include a skate park, playground, splash pad, walking trails, sports field, and a wet sand play space.
Featuring an aquatics facility, Anderson Park provides visitors with a lap pool, water slides, water playgrounds, and a shallow pool. In addition to the pools, the park has an open area with multipurpose fields, baseball diamonds, walking paths, and more.
Surrounded by five scenic lakes, Prospect Park is a community park commonly visited among those who enjoy walking through nature. Popular activities at the park include bird watching, walking, and playing on one of the numerous playground areas.
At Panorama Park, visitors can play a game of soccer on the multipurpose field or enjoy a picnic under a covered pavilion. The playground area has wood chip flooring, and features a climbing structure with slides, monkey bars, and more.
Rather than an established space, Lewis Meadows is an open concept public park. The primary feature of the park is a trail that is kept more natural than a simple concrete path with focus on the grass and flowers native to the area.
7190 W 38th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 MoreLess Info
Teller Street Gallery is an art gallery and gift boutique featuring artwork by notable local artists, as well as select national and international artists. The gallery also hosts various special events and several art classes.