- TripBuzz found 101 things to do with kids in or near Castle Rock, Colorado, including 90 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Littleton, Aurora, Parker and Englewood.
- From Once Upon A Horse to Matney Park, the Castle Rock area offers 84 different types of family activities, including: Golf, Parks, Hiking Trails and Playgrounds.
- Castle Rock sits almost 30 miles directly south of Denver along Interstate-25. Its closeness to the Denver metropolitan area makes it a prime suburban city with many shopping opportunities and several outlet malls. The city was named for its nearness to a large rock formation that is a popular climbing site.
Home to the the Major League Soccer team called the Colorado Rapids, Dick's Sporting Goods Park is considered to be one of the largest soccer stadium complexes in the world. Along with the soccer field, there is an adjacent sports complex of 24 full-size fully-lit fields.
Pioneer Park provides a wide range of recreational activities and sports. The park is ADA Accessible with amenities including a baseball/softball field, playground, spray ground, walking trail, basketball court, skate park, barbeque pit and rentable shelters.
Staffed by experienced and trained gymnasts, Lake's Gymnastics Academy offers individual and group instruction in gymnastics, tumbling, and cheerleading for students of all ages. The school also offers karate lessons and dance classes.
Maxwell Falls is a part of Maxwell Creek, and the waterfall tends to be most impressive in the spring when the creek is fed by snow runoff. An easy hiking trail that allows for dog walking follows the creek to the waterfall.
Situated on 10 acres, Tanglewood Sports Park & Prospect West Tennis Courts features facilities for tennis, bocce ball, baseball, softball, soccer and lacrosse. The park also offers picnic areas, children's playgrounds and a putting green.
Popular with tourists and residents, Evergreen Lake and the Evergreen Lake Park provide plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation. Fishing is permitted throughout the year, and the lake is stocked with trout. A state fishing license is mandatory.